Make sure you email your teacher your completed work every two weeks - Make sure the email has your year group and class in the subject!

Hello YR 8 and welcome to SohamDT! You will find all the work you need to complete on this page including all the links you will need.


You will be working on a new project which will involve you researching, designing and modelling a Hide to be used by nature photographers. You can complete the project electronically or on paper. You can create your final design by sketching, Sketch up or Modelling out of materials found in the home. Or you can do all three!

Click on the red PDF button to take you through to the powerpoint which will guide you through the project.


If you have any questions throughout the project please email your class teacher and they will be able to assist you!

Good Luck and enjoy!

Week 1:

Mind map and mood board

Week 2:

Product Analysis

Week 3:


Week 4:

Design Ideas

Week 5:

Final Idea

Week 6:

Modelling of Final Idea

Extension Work:

If you have made a clock in Design and Technology this year, you can make your clock on Sketch up by following the videos on You Tube.

Just click on the image to the right to take you to the videos! If you've never used Sketch Up before then you may need to watch the first couple of videos on how to make the Photo frame from YR 7.

Good Luck!

YR 8 Sketchup.JPG

Graphics Work:

These lessons are for students who would have food as well as graphics with Miss Holland. Click on the red PDF button to open the powerpoint.

If you had already nearly completed the graphics module with Miss Holland then you just need to skip to the last page of the powerpoint and complete that!

Please email Miss Holland if you have any questions!