KS3

Below is information about our KS3 curriculum. Each drop down box contains the topics we cover. For more detail on the knowledge we teach, please click on each medium term plan. Our curriculum map shows the learning journey that our students embark upon.

In Year 7, students study the following topics:

  • Resistant Materials - Passive Amp
  • Computer Aided Design - Cork Animal/Blister Pack
  • Engineering Unit - STEM Challenges
  • Engineering Unit - Mechanical Systems
  • Textiles Unit - Fabric Container
  • Resistant Materials Unit - Train

Year 7 MTP 1

Year 7 MTP 2

Year 7 MTP 3

Year 7 MTP 4

Year 7 MTP 5

 

In Year 8, students study the following topics:

  • Computer Aided Design - 'Sumos' and Fusion Introduction
  • Textiles Unit - e-Textiles Cube
  • Engineering/Electronics Unit - Night Light/Frisbee
  • Graphics and Design Skills Unit

Year 8 MTP 1

Year 8 MTP 2

Year 8 MTP 4

Year 8 MTP 5

 

In Year 9, students study the following topics:

  • Resistant Materials Unit - Lamp
  • Textiles Unit - Textiles with Other Materials
  • Engineering Unit - Assessment Ready
  • Design and Technology Unit - Resistant Materials - Assessment Ready
  • Design and Technology Unit - Textiles - Assessment Ready

Year 9 MTP 1 and 2

Year 9 MTP 3

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