Discover lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in design technology for Key Stage One to teach about using different construction techniques

  • Testing Scarecrows

    Testing Scarecrows

    Test and evaluate completed garden scarecrow models against selected success criteria

  • Supporting Structures

    Supporting Structures

    Explore different ways of adding strength and support to a model of a garden scarecrow

Design Technology Teaching Topics

  • Sea Voyage
    Plan and write a diary entry to describe a voyage on a tall ship that is sailing across an ocean
  • Garden Planting
    Write a factual recount about how to plant different flowers in a garden during the spring
  • Weather Postcards
    Read and write recounts to use on postcards reporting the weather experienced on different family holidays
  • Holiday Postcard
    Compose a written recount to use on a postcard describing a family holiday to a specific location