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Planning & Auditing Your D&T Curriculum (Train Your Team CPD)

Everything needed to train your team. Also suitable for individuals. 

 

Pre-prepared CPD with everything needed to train your team or prompt discussion in department meetings. Can also be used by individuals looking for CPD to follow at their own pace.

 

This resource contains editable digital downloads.

 

OUTCOMES OF THE RESOURCE

  • Exploring tools for auditing and planning the KS3 & D&T GCSE curriculum

  • Consider the principles behind sequencing a high quality D&T curriculum 

  • Identify key learning priorities for a D&T curriculum 

  • Provide resources and activities to support individuals and teams to review and develop their D&T curriculum

 

ABOUT

  • This course is made up of 8 separate episodes each of which has a PowerPoint presentation and supporting resources which can be used to deliver training as it is or be adapted (each episode is also suitable for individuals to use as personal CPD).
  • When delivered together the episodes are equivalent to at least a one day CPD course. They can also be delivered separately or as several episodes together to support development over time and to make CPD more manageable. 
  • A suggested structure for delivering the content is included with suggestions on activities, along with additional details and notes to support the content of each slide.

 

COURSE CONTENT

  • Support for writing a vision statement (intent)
  • KS3 audit tools and activities
  • Considering prior learning at KS2 (including KS2 audit tools)
  • Audit tools and activities for D&T GCSE (all specifications) 
  • KS2, 3 and D&T GCSE audit tools include those sold  on our website, as well as our D&T Keywords & Concepts resource
  • Understanding what sequence means in a D&T curriculum
  • Planning a curriculum led by learning (implementation)
  • Hands on activities that deliver learning, including extensive classroom resources for 4 Let's Learn & #ThinkDoMAKE activities sold  elsewhere on the website (001, 002, 003 & 004)
  • Considering what a broader materials approach means in D&T
  • The CPD doesn't include a ready written curriculum plan or scheme of learning as these will vary from school to school depending on a variety of variables. It provides the resources for teams and individuals to start to develop and personalise their own curriculum plan.

 

The content of the course is supported with references to current educational research including unifying ideas, substantive knowledge, disciplinary knowledge, powerful knowledge, levels of difficulty and spaced and retrieval practice.

 

WHO THIS RESOURCE IS SUITABLE FOR

  • Suitable for heads of department to use with their teams but also suitable for use by individuals to support their personal development. 
  • Suitable for all material areas (note references to food are limited to its contribution to the KS3 attainment target)
  • Designed to be used by as part of a formal training session or more informally to prompt discussions in department meetings.
  • The resources provide everything needed for a one day CPD session or a series of shorter sessions (timing is approximate and actual timing depends on how resources are presented and used).
  • The course is divided into episodes to make approach makes professional development more manageable and allows for ideas to be tested in the classroom straight away. 
  • The CPD focuses on the D&T KS3 attainment target and D&T GCSE. Content may also be relevant to other D&T routes and qualifications.

 

Note that this resource is included in the resources for the live online course we run with the same name. Bear this in mind if you book the live online version of this CPD. The live online session includes a presentation which picks up on key elements from this self-directed CPD, along hands-on participant activities, materials samples, & additional supporting resources.

 

RESOURCES INCLUDE

  • Editable PowerPoint presentations with suggested delivery notes, discussion points, plus simple reflection and action plan tools that can be used at the end of the CPD.
  • Variety of audit tools and other resources to support the PowerPoint presentations.
  • Editable electronic classroom resources for several focused practical tasks that can be used immediately and which support the content of the CPD. 

 

IMPORTANT

The electronic files are sent as downloads to the person placing the order. 

 

FILE FORMAT

The download is a Zip file consisting of PowerPoint, Word and Excel documents (PowerPoint, Word and Excel are needed to edit documents). The large file size may not be suitable for downloading to some mobile devices. 

 

File is for personal use & can't be reproduced, used or sold commercially (including resources developed from the original).

 

AS WELL AS RESOURCES IN OUR SHOP THERE ARE ALSO LOTS OF FREE RESOURCES & SUPPORT FOR D&T TEACHERS ON OUR BOYD EDUCATION WEBSITE.

Planning & Auditing Your D&T Curriculum-Train Your Team CPD (or for individuals)

SKU: TYTcurriculum
£75.00Price
  • You'll be emailed the link to download your resource after payment (usually within a few minutes). Check your junk mail if you don’t receive it.
  • If you choose the purchase order option at the checkout it takes a little longer to process your order. You'll be sent an invoice along with the link once your purchase order has been processed. 
  • It's essential the resource is downloaded within 30 days of purchase. 

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