Year 7 Engineering Knowledge Organiser and Home Learning Tasks

Home Learning Tasks

Referring to your knowledge organiser complete the following tasks in order.
Complete each task in your Blue Homework book, or in your google classroom.
Complete the tasks when you have been instructed to by your teacher who will be able to give you useful guidance.
Task 1,

BEING SAFE: What will you do to ensure your own and others safety in the workshop? What are the safety Rules?

This is has been taken from your Knowledge organiser.
You can see and read the workshop safety rules here   https://pcsaengineers.uk/the-workshop-rules/
Read through the safety rules.
Choose 3 safety rules that you think are the most important rules.
Write them neatly into your book
Write sentences that describe why you think these three safety rules are the most important rules to follow.
Write a sentence that clearly describes what you will do to ensure your safety in the workshop.
TASK 2,

DESIGN BRIEF & SPECIFICATION :What do you need to make? Who will use what you make? What are the desired features of what you are going to make? What materials will you use ?

The above has been taken from your Knowledge Organiser.
A Design Brief is a paragraph of writing that clearly explains what you are going to make, why you are making it and who will use it?
A Specification is a list of facts about what you are going to make. What is will look like, what it will feel  like, what materials it will be made from and how safe it will be to use. You can add any other facts that you like about what you are going to make. Designers call these facts the "Key Features".
You are going to make a Bug house in the academy workshop.
In your blue book practise writing your own Design Brief and Specification
TASK 3,

MARKING OUT, PILLAR DRILL,  DESIGN BRIEF,  SPECIFICATION,  RECYCLABLE MATERIALS

These Keywords have been taken from your Knowledge organiser.
Write 4 descriptive sentences that include each of the Keywords above.
TASK 4,

DATUM EDGES, RESEARCH, ASSEMBLED, ADHESIVE, PLYWOOD, COMPUTER AIDED DESIGN (CAD)

These Keywords have been taken from your Knowledge organiser.
Write 6 descriptive sentences that include each of the Keywords above.