Resistant Materials

Res materials

PARENTS CAN HELP STUDENTS BY:

  • Making sure that they can measure accurately in millimetres
  • Encourage students to cook at home, practising kitchen skills learnt at school
  • Parents can be involved in evaluating work by tasting and commenting on food produced
  • Parents could help by discussing design ideas with students
  • Parents could encourage students to look at designer fashion in magazines
  • If possible parents could allow students to use a sewing machine or cooker at home under direct supervision
  • Parents could discuss general health and safety issues in the home
  • Parents could ensure that students have access to books, computers or the library to help with homework
  • Structures of various types could be pointed out to students.