In Year 4 we looked at how lifts and mine shafts work. We then designed and made our own mine shaft using a pulley system. We then tested to see if they system could hold a heavy load.
In DT, Year 5 have designed and created an electrical game. The electrical games were designed around our topics this term - Crime and Punishment and Electricity in science. If the light lit up the answer was correct. The children really enjoyed constructing them.
In DT lessons, Year 6 children have designed and produced an electrical game using wires, paper fasteners and card. The games were based on our topic of crime and punishment.