Welcome to Dunbar Grammar School's Technologies site

Click on the links on the right of the page to access class work and homework!

S2 Reflection Profile 2017

posted 31 Oct 2016, 04:19 by Julian King   [ updated 18 Jan 2017, 07:53 ]

Your google classroom code is:-


S1 Presentation Profile 2017

posted 31 Oct 2016, 04:16 by Julian King   [ updated 31 Oct 2016, 04:17 ]

your classroom code is:-


S3 Profiles

posted 6 Sep 2015, 00:30 by Julian King   [ updated 15 Sep 2016, 04:01 ]

Shown below are the codes that will allow you to join your register class google classroom. Once you have joined you can start your first assignment, your S3 Progression Profile.

3C1         6t7ua1

3C6         ej42ex

Google Classroom

posted 1 Jun 2015, 03:06 by Tom Fendick

This year we are going to trial using Google Classroom within Technologies. Your teacher will be creating a class for you to join.

Click on the link here to access Google Classroom.


S3 Profiling

posted 27 Apr 2015, 05:44 by Tom Fendick

During the last year, you spent your class time in the CDT Department studying three subjects:

Engineering Science: Electronics including circuits, current ,voltage, logic, Yenka simulator.                                                 Mechanisms including structures, forces, bridge design.
                                 Energy including kinetic, potential, electrical, heat, solar, and environment.

Graphic Communication: Orthographic projection including elevations and plans, using instruments.
                                        Pictorial  sketching including perspective, isometric, oblique.
                                        CAD creating various models using Inventor.

Design&Manufacture: Design folio including design factors such as ergonomics, aesthetics, fitness                                         for purpose, materials.
                                    Manufacture:  in the workshop, using appropriate skills with hand and                                                 machine tools, you made your design to a high quality.

NAT 5 Graphic Communication Revision 2015

posted 20 Apr 2015, 04:22 by Tom Fendick   [ updated 20 Apr 2015, 04:57 ]

Please note: the Graphic Communication Nat5 Exam 2015 is on Thursday 30th April.

In the last week before study leave, please complete the following tasks and activities as part of your ongoing revision. You will need to use the Leckie and Leckie books for this.

20 - Drawing standards
50, 51, 52 - Visual interpretation
60 - Construction drawings
88, 93, 94, 170 - 3D CAD modelling
128, 129 - DTP
138, 139, 140, 141 - Design elements and principles
144 - Colour theory

In addition to the exercises, you may also find it useful to refer to the glossaries throughout the book, as these refer to terms and words that you need to use in the exam.

Software - 65
Tech terms - 68
Hardware - 69
3D CAD - 92
CAD illustration - 106
DTP terms - 113

There are also three practise papers for you to complete that have been uploaded as PDFs. Click on the links below to download and open. These can of course be done at home!

Good Luck!! 

S1 Raspberry Pi Project

posted 11 Feb 2015, 03:19 by Julian King   [ updated 11 Feb 2015, 03:51 ]

It's finally here, the S1 Robotics project. The S1 classes have been learning how to control a buggie using a Raspberry Pi. The pupils have meshed 'Scratch' to the piface and are now writing algorithm's to control them. Take a look at this video link.


S1 Robotics unit

posted 15 Jan 2015, 04:20 by Julian King

How would you like to take the Robotics unit challenge? This form will test how much you have learnt during the unit. Just click the link below.


posted 17 Dec 2014, 00:38 by Unknown user   [ updated 19 Dec 2014, 01:10 ]

Accessing S1 Pupil website

posted 6 Oct 2014, 10:24 by Tom Fendick

We are currently in the process of uploading links to all of the S1 pupils websites. You can access them by clicking on here, or on the right hand navigation under Pupil Sites - dg14.

S1 pupils - if your name is not present then you will need to email your Technologies teacher your homepage URL (web address).

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