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Design and Technology
Progression of Skills Documents
These three documents will help you to plan a skills based Design and Technology curriculum.
The documents cover Key Stage 1, Lower Key Stage 2 and Upper Key Stage 2, they show the development of practical skills within the material areas and the Designerly skills of developing, planning, communicating ideas and evaluating skills which need to be developed alongside the practical skills.
PLANNING A SKILLS BASED CURRICULUM
The statement sheets have been designed to support teacher understanding of subject specific skills in order to:
The subject statement sheets all follow a common format which explains that when we are doing a subject we are using these skills. These could be displayed as posters, presented electronically on a whiteboard or used as a prompt sheet by the teacher or pupil.