Welcome Back

The first week back has been so busy in the Design and Technology department, so this is our first chance to welcome everyone back after the summer holidays.  We hope you all had a great holiday and have had an enjoyable first week back.

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S3 Design & Manufacture Chocolate Moulds

We have established a tradition for the S3 BGE Design & Manufacture classes to finish the third year course with a chocolate project!

Pupils design and make MDF formers that they then vacuum form to produce plastic moulds. This is a technique used in lots of different areas of industry for mass production. Our classes then spent a period in Home Economics melting chocolate and using their plastic moulds to produce solid chocolate versions of their designs – it was very successful!0406B