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Year 9

Half Term

Unit(s) of work

Home Study

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Frame

Choose three per unit, read information in Letts GCSE Success Design & Technology Resistant Materials textbook and answer related questions

Woods Textbook (p16-17), Question book (p20-21)

Safe working procedures Textbook (p38-39), Question book (p38-39)

Hand tools for woods Textbook (p44-45), Question book (p44-45)

Machine tools for woods Textbook (p48-49), Question book (p48-49)

Permanent jointing of wood Textbook (p58-59), Question book (p58-59)

Assembly and fitting Textbook (p64-65), Question book (p64-65)

Autumn 2

USB Light

Choose three per unit, read information in Letts GCSE Success Design & Technology Resistant Materials textbook and answer related questions

Use of CAD Textbook (p32-33), Question book (p34-35)

CNC in manufacturing Textbook (p70-71), Question book (p70-71)

Permanent jointing of metals and plastics Textbook (p56-57), Question book (p56-57)

Use of CAD/CAM in industry Textbook (p86-87), Question book (p82-83)

Computer Integrated Systems Textbook (p88-89), Question book (p84-85)

Controlling the quality Textbook (p90-91), Question book (p86-87)

Spring 1

Pewter Casting

Choose three per unit, read information in Letts GCSE Success Design & Technology Resistant Materials textbook and answer related questions

Metals Textbook (p10-11), Question book (p12-13)

Metals 2 Textbook (p10-11), Question book (p14-15)

Heat treatment processes Textbook (p16-17), Question book (p16-17)

Hand tools for metals and plastics Textbook (p42-43), Question book (p42-43)

Machine tools for metals and plastics Textbook (p46-47), Question book (p46-47)

Reforming metals Textbook (p50-51), Question book (p50-51)

Spring 2

Clock

Choose three per unit, read information in Letts GCSE Success Design & Technology Resistant Materials textbook and answer related questions

Plastics Textbook (p14-15), Question book (p18-19)

Hand tools for metals and plastics Textbook (p42-43), Question book (p42-43)

Reforming plastics Textbook (p52-53), Question book (p52-53)

Deforming wood metal and plastics Textbook (p54-55), Question book (p54-55)

Use of standard components Textbook (p84-85), Question book (p80-81)

Use of CAD Textbook (p32-33), Question book (p34-35)

Summer 1

Summer 2

Team Project

Choose three per unit, read information in Letts GCSE Success Design & Technology Resistant Materials textbook and answer related questions

Types of production Textbook (p78-79), Question book (p74-75)

Controlling quality Textbook (p90-91), Question book (p86-87)

Batch Production Textbook (p82-83), Question book (p78-79)

Commercial systems Textbook (p80-81), Question book (p76-77)

Use of standard components Textbook (p84-85), Question book (p80-81)

Product development and planning Textbook (p28-29), Question book (p28-29)