Category Archives: TECHNOLOGY

Success tastes really good for GCSE Catering students!

Following on from the previous article about the practical work which the school’s Year 11 Product Design students have created, the Technology department’s Year 11 Catering students have also been creating spectacular menus and meals in their GCSE coursework. Mrs Bennett, … Continue reading

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Amazing GCSE Product Design practical outcomes

The school is very proud to share some the amazing Year 11 Product Design practical work which our Year 11 students have been working on this year. Each student has planned, designed, manufactured and assembled their final piece as a part … Continue reading

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Community Garden

During period 5 and 6, year 9 N population had Technology. Mrs Barry took us to the back of school next to the kitchens where there were 25 tyres that Metro Scrap Yard had very kindly donated and delivered to … Continue reading

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Community Garden

Over the next few weeks Y9 will be working on a STEM project where they will be asked to design a community garden. The challenge has a general context, but I will be making it more relevant by proposing that … Continue reading

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GCSE Product Design research trip at Ikea

GCSE Product Design research trip at Ikea Product design issues involved sustainability, and product marketing. The students researched images and sketches as inspiration for their coursework projects, where they need to design and make some flat pack furniture or lighting. … Continue reading

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Cooking & Nutrition France Trip

In order to allow pupils to experience traditional French food and culture Little Lever D&T staff took 35 pupils on a once-in-lifetime experience to a French 16th century château in Rue during the February half term in 2016. Pupils took part in various food-related activities … Continue reading

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Y8 and Y9 STEM Challenge Winners

Y8 and Y9 STEM Challenge Winners   Congratulations to all participants, they all worked hard and really impressed the engineers that came in to help with the judging (especially Y8). The winners will each get a £10 Trafford Centre voucher, … Continue reading

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Bolton’s Technical Innovation Centre Visit

Bolton’s Technical Innovation Centre Visit A group of students from Miss Jones Technology group attended a day’s workshop session at Bolton’s Technical Innovation Centre. During the day students learned the processes involved in designing and manufacturing materials using CAD programs … Continue reading

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Food Revolution Day

Food Revolution Day On Friday 16th May a group of year 7 students, assisted by year 10 Catering students, joined over 230,000 students around the world to be part of the largest Food lesson in the World.  The lesson was … Continue reading

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PUPILS HELP COMMUNITIES GET BACK ON TRACK [RAIL PROJECT]

pupils help communities get back on track [rail project]   Little Lever School students put their design, technology, engineering and maths talents to the test in a one-day challenge set by educational charity, The Smallpeice Trust.  Working in small groups, … Continue reading

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