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Lesson Four – Survival Shelter

This design technology teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques. The children can record the steps that they will need to follow when constructing their shelter models.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques

Learning Objectives

Plan a sequence of actions to help build a product to match success criteria. How materials can be combined and mixed to create more useful properties.

Learning Outcomes

I can plan how to construct a product to match selected success criteria. I know how materials can be joined and used in a construction for specific purposes.

Survival Shelter

Teaching sequence to help the children select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques

Shelter Construction

Display posters to help the children identify and describe the the best ways of constructing a shelter from different materials and building techniques

Shelter Plan

Template to help the children select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques

Survival Shelter

Interactive activity to help the children select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to select and record how to construct a shelter using different materials and building techniques

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