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This programme explores how a project on virtual pets can effectively teach design fundamentals such as control systems.
Key Stage 2 teacher Pauline Hannigan delivers the project over a three-day period to her mixed Year 5/6 class.
After its completion, Pauline looks back at footage filmed during the three days with Cornwall LEA D&T advisor David Prest and fellow primary teacher Teresa Wilton. They discuss which aspects of the project they feel other teachers can draw upon in their own classrooms.
Part of the series: Resource Review (Secondary)