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13/01/22

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for an Admin Assistant / Receptionist 🖊️ For a job description and application details, please visit https://t.co/HpcFPqzsvZ https://t.co/9xZkSw6mN0

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13/01/22

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for an SEN Admin Assistant 🖊️ For a job description and application details, please visit https://t.co/6v9X8E3Vpw https://t.co/wK6cDq6I10

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12/01/22

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for a Teacher of DT / Engineering 🖊️ For a job description and application details, please visit https://t.co/l88dA6mAkZ https://t.co/ePZ4TkABX8

25/12/21

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Many congratulations to Ruby Kings from who won my Harlow Christmas Card design Competition this year 👇 https://t.co/b2GM8rrygZ

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24/12/21

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Burnt Mill’s Ruby wins Harlow MP Robert Halfon’s Christmas card competition. https://t.co/ybcMkGI32W https://t.co/Pp3rE8dpIq

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16/12/21

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🎄A massive THANK YOU to all the staff and students who helped make yesterday a truly magical day across BMAT 🎅 https://t.co/v13D7YDYXY

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13/12/21

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Tributes paid to renowned journalist Mark Huband who went to Burnt Mill school https://t.co/16GpjINL9r https://t.co/RkHD8VYgG4

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07/12/21

We're excited for Extra Time on 2 this evening, some of which was filmed here at Glenn's old school earlier in the year. https://t.co/DfXWtvs9iI

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07/12/21

Year 10 GCSE History students were granted the chance to enhance their studies into Jack the Ripper. Pupils went on a pre-booked tour to visit the sites where the unidentified murderer carried out his crimes during the late 1800s. https://t.co/8dTUyUj2FE https://t.co/fx96NE6vGD

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30/11/21

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for a Humanities & Citizenship Teacher 🖊️ For a job description and application details, please visit https://t.co/dyBPK7TZBs https://t.co/RtWnmGGAxG

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30/11/21

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for a Science Teacher 🖊️ For more information, and how to apply, visit https://t.co/iVqCKjv9Vi https://t.co/nuDfx6q7Bh

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30/11/21

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📢 We're Hiring! (Harlow) have a vacancy for a DT/Resistant Materials Teacher 🛠️ For a job description and application details, please visit https://t.co/Q4bV8OyXUS https://t.co/U0TtgXxSU9

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16/11/21

Surveys for the feasibility study for the school rebuilding programme are under way 🦺📋 https://t.co/AniifAYI7B https://t.co/hHHUXWdfhy

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04/11/21

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📢 We're Hiring! We've an exciting opportunity for someone to head up our information technology services across the trust. 🖥️ For a job description and information on how to apply, please visit https://t.co/JdnPypoaJX https://t.co/mKcr9uV95y

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01/11/21

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This week, our team has been travelling around Essex, chatting to school pupils about their next steps. Thank you to and for hosting us! https://t.co/ZGcoojhmEK

25/10/21

Thank you very much, it was our pleasure to show you around. https://t.co/aymJoausUe

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20/10/21

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📢 We're Hiring! We've an exciting opportunity for someone to head up our information technology services across the trust. 🖥️ For a job description and information on how to apply, please visit https://t.co/JdnPyp6zSp https://t.co/FRbCShRUQd

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07/10/21

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Today we took delivery of our brand new Harlow based mini bus. 🚐 Keep an eye out for it as it transports our students to sports fixtures, trips, visits and more! https://t.co/AVpMlJJzfp

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15/09/21

We're really pleased to have formed a partnership with the Worshipful Company of Wheelwrights 🤝 Students will benefit greatly from this exciting partnership. https://t.co/s39TBI5O26 https://t.co/yeFE0KnHAF

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09/09/21

It's our open evening tonight! We're looking forward to welcoming prospective families into our school. Join us from 5pm - 8:30pm https://t.co/9OVKEgaFt2

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Design and Technology Timbers

Exam board: Edexcel
Course code/specification number: 4206
Level of qualification: GCSE

What will students learn about?

Students will learn to design products for a customer, taking into account the needs of the customer.
Students will develop knowledge of a range of materials including wood, metal and plastic. They will develop their drawing skills and use CAD to present their design ideas.

Students will investigate alternative solutions to problems and use model making and computer simulations to test their ideas and then evaluate their ideas using a specification and user group feedback.

Pupils will learn how to use a range of hand and power tools including CAM (laser cutter, 3D printer) to create products. They will also work with a range of metals, plastics and woods to create fully functioning products.

What skills will students develop and demonstrate?

The Edexcel GCSE in Design and Technology: Resistant Materials Technology qualification enables students to:

  • Actively engage in design and technology
  • Make decisions, consider sustainability and combine skills with knowledge and understanding in order to design and make quality products
  • Explore ways in which aesthetic, technical, economic, environmental, ethical and social dimensions interact to shape designing and making
  • Analyse existing products and produce practical solutions to needs, wants and opportunities, recognising their impact on quality of life.
  • Understand that designing and making reflect and influence cultures and societies, and that products have an impact on lifestyle.
  • Develop skills of creativity and critical analysis

How will students learning be assessed?

Component 1:  Written examination (50%) 1 hour 45 mins

Component 2:  Non Examined Assessment (50%)
Students will undertake a project based on a contextual challenge released by Exam Board.

What grades can students access?

1-9

What can students progress on to after completing this course?

AS/A level Resistant Materials Technology
AS/A level Product Design 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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