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News - Su1 Wk5 - Design Technology

Design Technology
 
This week in Holywell Class, we have been completing our D.T. project for the term: cams and followers.
 
Children have been designing their own cam mechanisms, with a focus on endangered animals and support for the WWF.
 
We began the week by researching the WWF and endangered animals. Well done for such excellent reflections and character based arguments.
 
We then moved on to looking at cams and followers and learnt how the basic mechanism works. We also designed our own mechanisms and are now at the stage of beginning to build. We're just waiting on some resources...
 
Here are some photographs of the planning and preparing stages...