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Design Technology at St Richard's 

'The best way to predict your future is to create it.'       - Abraham Lincoln 

Design Technology in Key Stage 1

Design Technology in Key Stage 1 allows children to explore how things are designed and made. We explore different ways of joining materials and we evaluate what we have made.

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Take a look at what we're learning in Design Technology this year...

Pupil Voice

Pupil voice shows that children enjoy their Design Technology learning throughout school.  The following comments have been gathered from pupil voice, where children were given time to discuss their learning in Design Technology. 

  • I like making things with my friends. 


  • I like designing my own things and using my ideas.
  • I can use thread to join material.
  • I like making models and using the wheels.
DT Policy.pdf .pdf
DT progression document KS1.pdf .pdf

Our Curriculum


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Have Fun

Click on the links below to be transported to other websites all about Design Technology, some with interactive games for you to play and get involved with.