Hellesdon High School

Year ​8


  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment


Responding to a design brief


Developing design solutions.

Contributing to a Specification.

Refresh sewing machine skills.

How to make a buttonhole/sew a button on.

How to hem.

Planning to make a product

Decorating/constructing a cushion cover.


  • Originality in design.
  • User- centred product design.
  • Use of bonding/ stabilising components.
  • Applique surface decoration
  • Evaluating

Written test used in conjunction with a practical sample

(produced in a prior lesson)

identifying faults in product manufacture/diagnosing and correcting problems specialist machinery.