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The Try-square

  • 25 April 2018
  • Posted by: Justin Ramsay
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The Try-square
Students’ age range: 12-14
Main subject: Technology education
Topic: Uses and Parts of the Try-square
Description: SET INDUCTION
The students will watch a short video on the try-square, while listening for the parts and the use of the try-square.
After watching the video the teacher will ask the students what where some of the parts mentioned in the video and what is the try-square used for.

Students will watch a short powerpoint presentation on the try-square.

Students will stick notes in their under each specific topic from the powerpoint presentation.

Students will stick a photo of a try-square in their books and label the parts.

Students will show their appreciation of the use of the try-square in woodworking through question and answer.

Teacher will discuss with students the importance of the use of a try-square in the workshop.

Students will complete a short exercise created within the powerpoint.

Teacher will demonstrate how to use a try-square.

The students will do a return demonstration.