The Happiness Mission
The Happiness Mission has been creating and delivering resources and Teacher PD since 2016. Our mission is to arm teachers with effective time-saving resources and skills, so they can enjoy work-life balance. We want exceed the expectations of our teachers – because teachers go above and beyond in the classroom every day. And for that we say, thank you!
Experience Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus without having to leave your computer screen. We’ve put together a live recording of the course so you feel like you’re in the room. View the course from the comfort of your own home or workplace. You receive all the live videos, resources, PowerPoint slides and everything you need to teach Stage 4 Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus in an engaging way.This course has been designed to provide some potential planning resources and inspiration for the Material Technologies context area with a textiles focus.
This course is fantastic for teachers who wish to develop student’s practical skills to produce textile items with traditional and contemporary production processes. The course will include project ideas, units of work and proposed work samples. Teachers will gain a clear understanding of how surface preparation techniques can enhance textile items and they will uncover a range of creative design approaches. Teachers who are interested in inspiring and engaging their students for future Textiles study in Stage 5 and Stage 6 may be interested in this course.
As a university lecturer and experienced teacher, I can provide you with some tips and strategies to engage your students in studying the new syllabus in the following sessions:
- Meeting new syllabus outcomes
- Communicate the development of design ideas
- Solutions to design brief suggestions
- Assessing textiles projects with differentiation strategies
- 40-page Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus Teacher Booklet
- Annotated syllabus
- Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus Sample Unit Year 7
- 32 page Year 7 Student Workbook
- Year 8 Sample Unit
- New Earth Entrepreneurs Year 8 Assessment Task and Marking Criteria
- 21 page Year 8 Student Workbook
- Printable Patterns with Varying Degrees of Difficulty
- Ice Breaker Match up
- Starter Activities
- Video Tutorials
- Find the Fib
- Mission Prediction Map
- Online Quiz’s
- Buttoned-up Bingo
- Plus many more resources!
Please be advised:
If you have been to a face to face course for Online Technology Mandatory – Material Technologies – Textiles Focus, this is the same course, just an online version.
This is a live recording of the course, we have taken precautions to try and provide quality audio and video. However, please be mindful there may be areas of this course where the audio needs to be adjusted.