Design & Technology

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Design and Technology at Bluecoat...

"A spiritually vibrant learning community,  to which all contribute,  within which all are valued and empowered to excel."

We integrate our vision above through our Design and Technology curriculum, providing a range of opportunities for all learners to discover, create and excel.


At Bluecoat Primary we have a Design and Technology curriculum which is purposeful, inspiring and practical. We understand that DT is more than just making; it involves investigating, evaluating, designing and creating.


At Bluecoat Primary we believe Design and Technology is a crucial part of school life and learning. Throughout the EYFS and Chapter 1, pupils explore and use a variety of media and materials through a combination of child initiated and adult directed activities. 

They have the opportunities to learn to:

Having developed their DT skills Understanding the World and Expressive Art and Design, children continue to be taught a high-quality and creative curriculum as they continue their school journey. 

This is implemented through: