S1 CURRICULUM

 

 

PLANNED LEARNING EXPERIENCES:

 

Units of Work:

¨      Food hygiene

¨      Understanding recipes, techniques and processes

¨      Understanding ingredients

¨      Textile skills

¨      You are what you eat

¨      Understanding labels

 

PROGRESS IS ASSESSED THROUGH:

 

¨      Unit assessments either written or observation of performance

¨      Self and peer reflection and evaluation

¨      Photographic records are kept

¨      Pupils record their progress in a powerpoint profile

 

HOMEWORK:

 

Regular revision of unit materials is expected. This is usually tested through short quiz sessions at the start of the next lesson.

 

Pupils are encouraged to practise practical skills learnt at home.  To develop speed and confidence in the kitchen pupils should help out in the kitchen at home.

 

Pupils are expected to come prepared for lessons.  In addition to the normal tools of the trade they are asked to bring in items for practical lessons.