Design & Technology

Our curriculum will foster children so they are developing:

  • Significant levels of originality and the willingness to take creative risks to produce innovative ideas and prototypes.
  • An excellent attitude to learning and independent working using their learning powers.
  • The ability to use time efficiently and work constructively and productively with others.
  • The ability to carry out thorough research, show initiative and ask questions to develop an exceptionally detailed knowledge of users’ needs.
  • The ability to act as responsible designers and makers, working ethically, using finite materials carefully and working safely.
  • A thorough knowledge of which tools, equipment and materials to use to make their products.
  • The ability to apply mathematical knowledge.
  • The ability to manage risks exceptionally well to manufacture products safely and hygienically.
  • A passion for the subject and knowledge of up-to-date technological innovations in materials, products and systems so that they are able to engage a modern global culture.


Design Technology Curriculum map :  Download


The children of China class have designed and produced an animation.

Using software ' I Can Animate' they designed and drew their own backgrounds and recorded the stop animation to produce a fantastic short film.


We had a reply from the BAR team!