Design & Technology - Key Stage 3

Year 7

13 weeks Food Technology

Theory

  • Analysis of brief

  • Hygiene & Safety and the 4 C’s

  • Equipment

  • Eatwell plate

  • Fruit and vegetables

  • Weighing and measuring

  • Bread, rice, potatoes and pasta

  • Milk and dairy

  • Meat, fish, eggs and beans

  • Modifying recipes, product analysis and development 

  • Factors affecting food choice

  • Recipe research

  • Small changes for big differences

  • Evaluation

 

Practical work

  • Layered Salad

  • Healthy pizza

  • Savoury mince - Chilli or Bolognese

  • Sweet or savoury crumble

  • Yogurt pots

  • Fish or chicken goujons

  • Breakfast muffins

  • Potato and mushroom curry

  • Savoury main meal (free choice)

Year 7

13 Resistant Materials
“Trinket Box Project”

Theory:

  •  Workshop safety

  • Analysis of brief

  • Developing ideas (assessed piece)

  •  Planning

  •  Research

  •  Evaluation of outcome (assessed piece)

  •  CAD/CAM

 

Practical design & make: (assessed piece)

  • Trinket Box

  • CAM (laser) – Simple key fob design & T?Box accessory

Year 8 Topic

Theory

 

  • Analysis of brief and specification 

  • Eatwell plate

  • Recap of the 4 C’s                 

  • Energy

  • Carbohydrates

  • Protein

  • Vitamins and minerals

  • Gelatinisation

  • Meat theory

  • Factors and food choice

  • Vegetarianism theory

  • Rubbing in technique and rock cake development

  • Enhance products and flavourings

  • Evaluation

 

Practical work 

 

  • Fruit crumble

  • Pasta bake

  • Mini cheese and vegetable frittatas

  • Sweet and sour

  • Koftas

  • Thai green curry, sweet potato curry or rogan josh

  • Sweet rock cakes

  • Savoury scones

  • Scone base pizza
     

Year 8
“Mechanical Toy”

Theory

 

  • Analysis of brief

  • Input, process, output

  • Product analysis

  • Developing ideas (assessed piece)

  • Research

  • Evaluation of outcome (assessed piece)

  • CAD/CAM

 

Practical design & make

 

  • Automaton

  • CAM (laser) – Simple key fob design & Mechanical  Toy access

Contact Us

Tel: 0161 797 6543

Email: broadoak@bury.gov.uk

Address

Broad Oak Sports College

Hazel Avenue
Bury
Lancashire
BL9 7QT