Design and Technology (D&T) KS3: Explain This...

Explain This... is a series of short films that offer concise explanations of the following topics for KS3 Design and Technology:

  • Pop riveting
  • Laser cutting
  • Block foam modelling
  • Finishing wood
  • Finishing plastic
  • Finishing metal
  • Marking and cutting a halving joint
  • Laminating wood
  • Screwing components together
  • Drape forming
  • Marking shapes on metal
  • Cutting a shape from metal
  • Line bending
  • Vacuum forming
  • Screwing components together

Suitable for teaching Design and Technology (D&T) at: KS3/KS4 in England, Wales and Northern Ireland and 3rd/4th level in Scotland.

Pop riveting
video
Laser cutting
video
Block foam modelling
video
Finishing wood
video
Finishing plastic
video
Finishing metal
video
Marking and cutting a halving joint
video
Laminating wood
video
Drape forming
video
Marking shapes on metal
video
Cutting a shape from metal
video
Line bending
video
Vacuum forming
video
Screwing components together
video