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10/12/17

Only sleet forecast for Eltham. Seems north of London have some bother but we think we're ok. https://t.co/wByOfvGwbA

09/12/17

Boys, you ought to watch this. Real men have the right kind of courage. https://t.co/9TwMeUabvY

09/12/17

Retweetd From Julia Quick

ALL OF THESE 💗 But especially number 3, number 6 and number 9. In that order. https://t.co/7NqiQfTqqL

09/12/17

We kicked off our Sept with this mantra and a question to all staff: 'No burnout. Ever. What do we need to change?' Openness and honesty is crucial. No elephants! For us it's about creating and maintaining systems that allow leaders to lead, teachers to teach, kids to learn.

08/12/17

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Another successful selection day. Visit www.harristraintoteach to find out how you could ! https://t.co/AkCWEI7R6f

07/12/17

Yup!

06/12/17

Favourite play, favourite resource. Keep 'em coming!

05/12/17

Year 11 - follow Brilliant! https://t.co/RuFnZwb9Au

02/12/17

Retweetd From HAGR Performing Arts

So proud of all our acts tonight . Well done! https://t.co/q183WNle28

30/11/17

Retweetd From HAGR Performing Arts

Our practice rooms are buzzing and full of music making this morning https://t.co/RbhOQrq5O6

28/11/17

Retweetd From Ashford English

GCSE pupils: follow for revision videos on anthology poems, lit texts, and language papers. https://t.co/hw9YQlKrSH

28/11/17

Retweetd From Macbeth_Insights

Notice that Macbeth is rather missing the point here: the prophecy can "commence in a truth" and still be harmful or treacherous to him. Maybe his ambition is blinding him to a clear reading. Not for the last time.

27/11/17

Retweetd From Harris Careers

George McMillan, Principal, spoke to about last week. Read more: https://t.co/9l21oJpS1u https://t.co/xClCy9I9ms

27/11/17

Retweetd From Career Ready

Delighted to be working with to give their students the skills, confidence and opportunities to become . Find out more: https://t.co/RsnZ2m9KFL https://t.co/HjTCYWhCFG

26/11/17

Retweetd From ✨ Miss Hacker ✨

Here’s a little Sunday morning riddle for you all ☺️ does anyone know the answer? (The clue is in the punctuation...) https://t.co/jxQLIiN2mp

24/11/17

Retweetd From Elouise Feek

Today I conquered my fear of public speaking by presenting to 117… https://t.co/okpkR9tXHF

24/11/17

Retweetd From Jacqui Aldrich

What an incredible day ! I'm very proud to work with such a dynamic group of trainee teachers! https://t.co/lOcJgog3QN

23/11/17

Retweetd From HarrisSchoolDirect

A really unique opportunity to discuss learning with the lovely students - how should teachers be trained? “Be happy!” https://t.co/1b68xxpWjK

Harris Academies
All Academies in our Federation aim to transform the lives of the students they serve by bringing about rapid improvement in examination results, personal development and aspiration.

Product Design

Deadline: Friday 5th July 2013 Contact: Miss J Aldrich

 

Complete ALL homework in the blue booklet provided.  This should be handed into Miss A on the above date.

See the traffic light system in S2 for details of non-hand in sanctions.

On Your Marks:

In Design & Technology it is essential to progression and learning that you can correctly use and apply a bank of key technical words.

What does the key word ERGONOMICS mean?

How does it relate to PRODUCT DESIGN?

Main Task:

With KEY LANGUAGE in mind link the following ERGONOMICS key words to examples of products that currently exist.

Explain your link.

(Be sure that you know what this words mean- use www.technologystudent.com  to help if you are unsure)

E.g. Smooth -The surface of a park bench needs to be SMOOTH because of the numbers of people who will use it.  If the surface of the material (wood) is not SMOOTH then it could be uncomfortable or could injure people or damage their clothing.

  • Soft
  • Hard
  • Elastic
  • Big
  • Curved
  • Absorbent
  • Squashy
  • Strong
  • Tough
  • Conductive

Main Task Links:

http://www.technologystudent.com/joints/matprop2.htm

Push Yourself:

Design a new seating solution for a small child in nursery.

You should take into consideration:

  • what the seat will be used for
  • where it will be used?
  • how often will it be used?
  • who will use it?
  • What should it look like?
  • How do ERGOINOMICS link to the design?

Use your annotations to explain all aspects of the design.

Push Yourself Links:

www.technologystudent.com