Year 8 – DT – Textiles 4

Evaluation writing

Evaluation

You should now have your completed up-cycled garment; the final part of your textiles project is your evaluation. It is now time to reflect on the last three weeks, thinking about what went well and what could have been improved.

Sentence starters for writing an evaluation

What would you improve about your work, if you were to manufacture (make) the product again?

Here you could talk about your design and the fabric, construction, techniques etc that you used for your bunting.

If I could improve my design I would…

I have designed…

My project was about…

I researched into…

I have produced…

My design is suitable for…

My design is based upon…

I have planned…

The most enjoyable part of my project was….

The area I found the most challenging was…

I am now aware of…

Equipment I have used include…

I would modify my work by…

I am pleased with my finished product because…

I am able to use….

Product safety

What did you do to ensure you worked safely in the making of your upcycled garment?

To ensure I worked safely I made sure…

Equipment I have used include…

I used this equipment safely because…

In order to work safely, I made sure I …

To avoid any injuries, I made sure…

My garment is safe to use because…

Skills

What skills did you learn in the making of your bunting?

During the making process of my garment I gained skills … this was achieved by…

I have learnt how to…

Whilst making my garment, I have gained skills by hand/ using a sewing machine…

New techniques I have used are…

Keywords

Writing frame

Design improvements

Now you should consider if your product would be improved by any changes you could make.

Well done, you have completed your four weeks of a textiles project. Send all of your completed work to your teacher.