Pupils will do two 9 week projects on rotation

Resistant Materials

As an introduction to the subject and to Health & Safety, pupils will learn how to use many basic tools and machines by designing and making a desk tidy.  They will be introduced to CAD/CAM and will use the vinyl cutter.

Food Technology

Pupils will learn about the benefits of 5 a day and make a selection of fruit and vegetable dishes including smoothies, fruit crumbles, bruschetta and cous cous salads..


Spring /Summer

Pupils will do two 9 week projects on rotation.

CAD Textiles

Pupils will do an introduction to CAD/CAM course and develop their 2D design skills. They will use CAD/CAM to design and make and a decoration for their bag using the laser cutter.


In textiles, pupils will learn about cotton and how to use the sewing machine. They will design and make a bag for their chosen target market and will add decoration using their laser cut design.