Six Week D&T Project for Year 7, 8 and 9
Six Week Design & Technology Project
for Year 7, 8 and 9
Design and Technology - Inventions - 6 Week Project
What do I need to do?
You will research into inventions and produce a poster to add to the Design and Technology timeline
that will be put up on the D and T display board.
What will I learn?
What an invention is and its relevance in D&T.
How long will it take?
You have 6 weeks to complete the home work project.
How will it be Assessed?
The quality and reliability of the research information used and the quality of the final outcome.
Pick an invention and record on your planning sheet. You can do this on the computer or by hand. If
you need a printed copy just ask your D&T teacher. Research the invention to find out the date it
was invented and the inventor and record it on your sheet.
Research 5 facts about the invention you have chosen and record it on your sheet. You can print or
copy the information or save it electronically.
Research 5 facts about the inventor and record it on your sheet. You can print or copy the information
or save it electronically.
Find a selection of images showing the inventor and invention and record it on your sheet. You can
print or copy the images or save them electronically.
Draw out a plan for a poster that contains the information gathered.
Use the information you have found to form a poster about your chosen invention and its inventor.