A Nuffield Design Hexagon task focusing on a range of electronic products. The resource aims to extend understanding of how to evaluate a design by thinking how it affects people and whether it performs as expected.
This resource contains a number of activities for each side of the design hexagon (student pages and resource tasks).
• Looking sideways
Describes ways to develop links with other subjects in the curriculum.
• Linking thinking
Describes ways to develop connections between the different activities in the design hexagon.
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