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Design and Technology help!

Discussion in 'Primary' started by looloo38, Jan 15, 2011.

  1. looloo38

    looloo38 New commenter

    Hi all
    My topic this term is on fire - great fire of London. In DT i would love the children to deisgn and build a timber style house from the 1600s however i am unsure how to go about it.
    Has anyone got any ideas on materials, design etc and how to build one?

    Thank you : ) xx
  2. Lara mfl 05

    Lara mfl 05 Star commenter

    There certainly used to be a book with a Build-it-yourself Tudor House, which children enjoyed making.
    Get the children to look at some houses, design one themselves -suggestsuitable materials e g lolly sticks, cereal boxes etc & then make them, No doubt the children will come up with some even better suggestions themselves.

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