Remote Learning Year 8 Technology and Design

All work to be completed by year 8 pupils can be found below.

Here are your teachers email addresses to send completed work to or ask for any assistance.

Mr White –
Mrs Flanagan –
Mr Beckington –
Mr Graham –
Mrs Thompson –

You are currently on Week 12

Week 1

Electronics – please complete the following pages from your Resource Book and Workbook, if you have your books at home please complete in your booklet. Answers will be provided at the end of the week.

Technology 1

Technology 2

Technology 3

Additional work

Answers for Week 1

Workbook Task

Week 2

Electronics – please download the Yenka software and complete the tasks. Yenka is free of charge for a home user licence.

Year 8 Yenka Task

Additional Work

Answers for Week 2

Answers to Additional work

Easter Holiday

Week 3

Pupils who have successfully downloaded Yenka should complete the following tasks in the program.

If you have not been able to download Yenka please follow the tasks and draw out the circuits on a page instead.

When drawing circuits please use a pencil and a ruler.

Please click here for instructions – Year 8 Yenka Task 2

Answers For Week 3 Yenka Task 2

Week 4

Electronics – Please read the following slides and complete page 29 in your workbook, or if you do not have your book at home please draw the table onto a page.

Please click here for instructions – Electronics Task

Please click here for Answers –Electronics Task Answers

Week 5

Please complete the following electronics test – Electronics Test

Please click here for Answers

Week 6

New Topic- Single Point Perspective Drawing.

Please complete the following – Task

Week 7

Single Point Perspective – Task 2

Week 8

The following task is from your blue Technology booklets, you do not need your books to be able to complete the exercise, however if you have them at home please complete in your booklet.

Please click here for task – Tools

Please click here for Answers

Week 9

Try Square and Tenon Saw – Task

Please click here for Answers

Week 10

Saws and Hammers – Task

Click here for Answers

Week 11

Drills and Files – Task

Please click here for Answers

Week 12

Please click here for Design and Make Task

Interesting Technology Related Websites

Please note these are external websites not managed by Ballyclare Secondary School

Technology Student


BBC Bitesize

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