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Design and Technology lesson plans, projects and activities for primary teachers.

These DT units include 5-6 lesson plans with slides, activities and printable resources such as worksheets, challenge cards, information about working safely with tools and materials, or instructions for designing and making. They are highly differentiated and well-suited for teaching either year group within a phase, e.g. Years 1/2, Years 3/4 or Years 5/6. They're packed full of creative DT project ideas, and designed to ensure excellent coverage of the new National Curriculum Design and Technology objectives.

  • PlanBee Free Sample DT Primary Lesson Planning from Year 1 to Year 6 | PlanBee

    SAMPLE DT Lessons from Year 1 to Year 6

    FREE

    Looking for DT schemes of work for KS1 or KS2? Download these free sample DT lessons to get a taste for what PlanBee DT lessons provide. There...

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  • PlanBee FREE Make Paper Toys Moving Toys KS1 DT Lesson | PlanBee

    FREE Mini-Scheme: Creating Paper Toys

    FREE

    This free mini-scheme will give your class the chance to make paper toys. They will practise the important skill of cutting whilst they make easy p...

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  • PlanBee Moving Pictures: KS1 DT Primary Resources for Year 1

    Moving Pictures

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    These fun-filled KS1 Design and Technology 'Moving Pictures' lesson plans for Year 1 will get their imaginations soaring as they think up exciting ...

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  • PlanBee Homes: Primary DT scheme of work for Year 1

    Homes

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Turn your children into budding architects with these KS1 'Homes' lessons for Year 1. Full of practical activities and inspirational ideas, these D...

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  • PlanBee Eat More Fruit and Vegetables: KS1 DT scheme of work

    Eat More Fruit and Vegetables

    From £2.99 to £10.00

    This Year 1 DT 'Eat More Fruit and Vegetables' scheme of work is a great way to get your class excited about healthy eating as they explore a varie...

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  • PlanBee Playgrounds: Complete set of DT Lessons for Year 1

    Playgrounds

    From £2.99 to £10.00

    Everyone loves a good playground and this 'Playgrounds' scheme of work for Year 1 gives your class the chance to make their very own models of play...

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  • PlanBee Flying Kites: Complete set of DT lessons for KS1

    Flying Kites

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Let's go fly a kite! These DT 'Flying Kites' lessons for Year 1 and 2 are full of fun activities that will teach your children how to test differen...

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  • PlanBee How to Make a Fire Engine | KS1 DT lessons by PlanBee

    Making Fire Engines

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Get your children excited about fire engines with this fun ‘Making Fire Engines’ DT scheme of work for KS1. Your class will explore modern fire eng...

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  • PlanBee Teddy Bears Picnic Ideas and DT Lessons by PlanBee

    Teddy Bear's Picnic

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Join Mr Bear and make a range of delicious picnic foods with your KS1 class. You'll learn about different types of foods and have the chance to exp...

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  • PlanBee Wacky Windmills - DT Primary Resources for KS1 | PlanBee

    Wacky Windmills

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Visit a variety of windmills around the world and encourage them to get their builder hats on with this 'Wacky Windmills' scheme of work for Year 1...

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  • PlanBee Delightful Decorations KS1 DT Lessons by PlanBee

    Delightful Decorations

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Enter into the Christmas spirit with this festive scheme of work for Year 1/2! Your class will develop their cutting and sewing skills whilst makin...

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  • PlanBee Seaside Snacks: Primary DT Cookery Lessons for KS1 from PlanBee

    Seaside Snacks

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    These super Seaside Snack DT lessons for KS1 will get your class tasting, exploring and thinking about a range of foods. The first five lessons eac...

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  • PlanBee Stable Structures KS1 DT Lessons by PlanBee

    Stable Structures

    From £2.99 to £10.00

    Get your KS1 class making stable structures and developing their DT skills with this series of 5 DT lessons. This KS1 DT scheme of work incorporate...

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  • PlanBee Moving Minibeasts KS1 DT | Year 1 & Year 2 | PlanBee

    Moving Minibeasts

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    This complete Moving Minibeasts KS1 DT scheme of work contains six fun-filled lessons where your class will learn how to make three different mecha...

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  • PlanBee Moving Vehicles KS1 Year 2 DT Lesson Planning | Teaching Resources

    Vehicles

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Let your DT teaching zoom into focus with this set of Moving Vehicles KS1 lesson plans for Year 2! Your class will investigate a variety of differe...

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  • PlanBee Puppets KS1 DT Lesson Planning Pack for Year 2

    Puppets

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Welcome to the world of puppets! This Puppets KS1 DT lesson planning pack is full of fun activities and projects for your Year 2 class as they find...

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  • PlanBee Cooking Year 2 DT | Cooking with Kids Pizza | PlanBee

    Perfect Pizzas

    From £2.99 to £10.00

    This Year 2 DT 'Perfect Pizzas' scheme of work is a great way to get your class excited about healthy eating as they explore pizzas, discovering wh...

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  • PlanBee Moving Monsters KS2 DT Lesson Planning - Pneumatics KS2 Year 3

    Moving Monsters

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    This set of six Moving Monsters KS2 DT lessons for Year 3 has everything you need to teach this fun, fascinating and sometimes frightening scheme o...

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  • PlanBee Sandwich Snacks Year 3 DT Lesson Planning Pack

    Sandwich Snacks

    From £2.99 to £10.00

    This Sandwich Snacks Year 3 lesson planning pack gives your KS2 class the chance to explore different food groups and learn how to translate these ...

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  • PlanBee Photograph Frames - DT Primary Resources for KS2 from PlanBee

    Photograph Frames

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    This practical and hands-on 'Photograph Frames' module for Year 3 contains all you need to teach this entire scheme of work.   #TheCompleteSeries6l...

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  • PlanBee Packaging: DT Lesson Plans and Resources from PlanBee

    Packaging

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    These DT 'Packaging' lesson plans for Year 3 are a fantastic way of teaching your class about the design, function and purpose of a variety of type...

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  • PlanBee Pencil Cases - Textiles: DT Lesson Plans for KS2 Year 3

    Pencil Cases

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    This series of six Design and Technology lesson plans, teaching ideas and resources will support your class in making their very own pencil cases! ...

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  • PlanBee Kids Christmas Stockings | Christmas Sewing for Kids PlanBee

    Seasonal Stockings

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Keep your children engaged as the Christmas season draws closer with this festive DT scheme of work for Year 3/4! Children will develop and use the...

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  • PlanBee Making Mini Greenhouses: complete DT scheme of work for KS2

    Making Mini Greenhouses

    From £2.99 to £12.00

    Turn your children into aspiring engineers and architects with this fun DT scheme of work for Y3/4!   #TheCompleteSeries6lessons Children will find...

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Design and Technology lesson plans, projects and activities for primary teachers.

These DT units include 5-6 lesson plans with slides, activities and printable resources such as worksheets, challenge cards, information about working safely with tools and materials, or instructions for designing and making. They are highly differentiated and well-suited for teaching either year group within a phase, e.g. Years 1/2, Years 3/4 or Years 5/6. They're packed full of creative DT project ideas, and designed to ensure excellent coverage of the new National Curriculum Design and Technology objectives.