Australian Curriculum Teaching Resources


Use materials, components, tools, equipment and techniques to safely make designed solutions


  • using and playing with everyday materials in new ways or re-using discarded materials, for example using discarded materials to design, make and model a constructed environment (Skills: Numeracy, Critical and Creative Thinking)
  • learning and safely practising a range of technical skills using tools and equipment, for example joining techniques when making products, watering and mulching gardens, preparing food, using software to design an environment (Skills: Literacy, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Capability, Personal and Social Capability)
  • assembling components of systems and checking they function as planned, for example when making a musical instrument (Skills: Numeracy, Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Capability, Critical and Creative Thinking)

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