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Phase 3 DT Week

This week we have been designing and making Hull Fair rides. Our aim was to create a ride with a moving element. 

Design and making

Design and making

After some extensive research, we designed our rides based on the equipment we already had in school. We were also able to bring in things from home to help us construct a ride that could move. A lot of time, patience and careful preparation was needed!

Phase 3 DT Week

This week we have been designing and making Hull Fair rides. Our aim was to create a ride with a moving element. 

Moving structure

Moving structure

In order for the ride to move, we had to consider whether it would move with a manual handle or with an electric motor. Some of those who originally designed it with a motor found out this was quite difficult so decided to revert back to a manual method!