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Design Technology

Deadline: Friday 7th June 2013 Contact: Miss R Luthfa


You will have a spelling test in class.

On Your Marks:

Revise the key words for this unit.

On Your Marks Links:

Look up the following words and write down the meaning/ description of each word.

  • Computer Aided Design
  • Computer Aided Manufacture
  • Thermosetting Plastic
  • Thermoplastic
  • Annotations
  • Design     
  • Measurements
  • Vector
  • Engrave  
  • File

Main Task:

Now you know the meaning of the words memorise the spellings. You will have a test in the lesson and will have to know the meaning and the spelling of each word.

Push Yourself:

Write a sentence containing each word. You could write a paragraph about your pull along toy project and try to incorporate all the words.


‘I used CAD/CAM to……..’

‘You use a file to…………………’