Design and Technology

At Kenton Bar Primary School, we place a great emphasis on the importance of Design and Technology within our curriculum. Design and Technology is an inspiring, rigorous and practical subject which contributes to the creativity and imagination of our pupils.
 
Intent
In our Early Years Foundation Stage, we aim to
  • Develop imagination and creativity in our children
  • Develop the ability to use media and materials.

In Key Stage 1 and Key Stage 2, children study the National Curriculum for Design and Technology and we aim to:

  • Engage, inspire and challenge pupils
  • Allow children to take risks, become resourceful, innovative, enterprising and capable citizens

  • Draw on disciplines such as mathematics, science, engineering, computing and art

  • Develop a critical understanding in children of the impact of design and technology on daily life and the wider world.

  • Teach crucial life skills.