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07/12/18

An evening of celebration saw former students welcomed back to Burnt Mill Academy. The class of 2018 were invited back to school to collect their GCSE certificates and more - https://t.co/x621yeRNDx https://t.co/J9afq5cTYp

07/12/18

Children with special educational needs and disabilities are turning their lives around through performing arts. Full story - https://t.co/DvYOEq4lKi https://t.co/sD3TcVvjw1

04/12/18

Young sports leaders were called upon to help host a national event for children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). A team of students have taken on the role of sports leaders to assist pupils with their inclusive PE lessons. https://t.co/TcGbwM6cqg https://t.co/bN48ULbI9B

04/12/18

Young mathematicians have qualified for the semi-finals of a national competition. The Year 8 students competed against other schools from around the country to make it through to the next stage of the National Young Mathematician Competition. https://t.co/mtWfwWzyXc https://t.co/Y1TE1XL4ZM

27/11/18

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas here at Burnt Mill Academy. https://t.co/aMjx8f6HLr

19/11/18

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A partnership with has seen children from across the BMAT group of schools – in Harlow, Epping and Newham - take opportunities otherwise out of reach. Full story - https://t.co/i436zKG5jD https://t.co/LHUwxlX4xJ

19/11/18

The challenge is on as teachers – and a student – from Burnt Mill Academy battle it out to produce the best facial hair for . Full story and fundraising link - https://t.co/8w4yoqvb36 https://t.co/DtSUS1Ktqg

17/11/18

Young sports leaders at Burnt Mill Academy have been awarded for their work with children with special educational needs and disabilities (SEND). Full story - https://t.co/fjEZCziSEW https://t.co/FfRm83qhHD

16/11/18

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Teenagers from Harlow and Epping went head to head with a Lego challenge. Year 9 students from and and Year 10 students form took on the task of designing and programming a robot to carry out a specific task. https://t.co/VRzDINXb9W https://t.co/pjl7BcR2d2

16/11/18

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BMAT Battle Of The Bards! Presented by . Othello by takes on Henry IV Part 1 by . 29th November at in the main theatre. Contact (email in poster) for details and tickets. https://t.co/iRKJ3gqLUe

13/11/18

Burnt Mill Academy students took part in a 2 minutes silence on Friday 9th November to commemorate armistice Day. Student Harvey Lucas performed The Last Post https://t.co/gHJFjiP0fR

12/11/18

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So proud of this young lady, thank you for supporting her so well https://t.co/sUfZnyiZwk

12/11/18

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Congratulations to all our class of 2018 on their fantastic achievements and awards. You are all fabulous. We will all miss you. https://t.co/yG7t6JHHOy

12/11/18

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Ms Ganzhorn

What a proud but sad moment to say goodbye to our yr 11s. I meant everyword I said. You are ALL INCREDIBLE young people who deserve the best. Couldn't hide the tears at the end! So proud that so many of you continued with a language at A-level.

12/11/18

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Open evening tonight 6:00 pm. Speech at 6:45pm. You can speak to teachers and students before or after the speech. . Students welcome from any school. https://t.co/KK9kbAGkR1

31/10/18

Happy Halloween 🎃 https://t.co/FsZvExF1h8

16/10/18

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Our director of Performing Arts spoke to BBC Essex's Dave Monk about the introduction of DJing lessons at . https://t.co/DMl97XFMsb

15/10/18

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Massive well done to all the X-country runners who ran at the West Essex X-country championships at yesterday. Superb effort from everyone that ran. 🎽🏅 https://t.co/8Txqo49YQW

15/10/18

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Please share! ❤️🙌🏼 https://t.co/JUfK3rhNT4

15/10/18

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. introduces Future DJs to their curriculum - https://t.co/5geEFixwPD https://t.co/TPDNfrt1xr

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Textiles Technology

Exam board: Edexcel
Course code/specification number: 2TT01
Level of qualification: Level 2

What will students learn about?

Students will learn to design and make a product for a customer, taking into account the wants and needs of the customer. They will carry out a range of market research and analyse existing products to help them to produce their designs.
Students will develop knowledge of a range of fibres and fabrics materials used for modelling and production in industry.

What skills will students develop and demonstrate?

Students will develop their drawing skills and learn to present their design ideas. They will investigate alternative solutions to problems and use model making to test their ideas and then evaluate their ideas using a specification and user group feedback. They will learn a range of practical textiles techniques for decorating fabric and learn a variety of techniques for joining and fastening textiles products. They will develop an understanding of sustainability issues and the responsibility designers have to our environment.

How will students’ learning be assessed?

Unit 1: Creative Design and Make Activities

Practical coursework portfolio (60%)
Examples of coursework tasks include; sports fashion, natural forms, designer dressing, child’s play and sustainability.

Unit 2: Knowledge and Understanding of Textiles Technology Examination paper (1.5hrs)

What grades can students access

A*- G 

What can students progress on to after completing this course?

Textiles Technology could lead into a wide range of jobs in the fashion and textiles industry such as designer, buyer, scientific textiles developer and illustrator. It could lead into a range of other career paths including interior design, costume design, retail, tourist and leisure industries, craft industries and teaching.

For further information please contact:

Miss. D. Walsh Assistant Head ADT: walshd@burntmill.essex.sch.uk

Mr. N. Lysons Subject Leader: lysonsn@burntmill.essex.sch.uk 

 

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