This resource provides mini challenges based on the designing process. With textiles as the core theme, students are set mini challenges that ask them to create design briefs, understand client needs, generate ideas, communicate their ideas and evaluate their ideas.
A set of Key Stage Four Nuffield Foundation capability tasks focusing on the design, making and evaluation of textile products.
For students to develop and reveal their capability longer more open tasks requiring designing, making and evaluating are necessary. Sometimes these activities are referred to as projects...
A set of Key Stage Four Nuffield Foundation chooser charts focusing on textiles.
Chooser charts help students make decisions about approaches to take for strategy
and communication. The chooser charts are particularly useful when students are tackling open-ended projects, such as capability tasks.
A set of Key Stage Four Nuffield Foundation resource tasks focusing on textiles.
Resource tasks are short, practical focused, activities designed to teach the resources for capability in a way which should intrigue and amuse students.
A set of design guides for Key Stage Four focusing on textiles providing a straightforward way for students to become familiar with the sorts of questions they should ask when designing for a particular focus area.
The design guides can act as a stimulus for students who are having difficulty in deciding on their...