Course Description

Pupils will make useful items out of materials they can find in their recycling bin through Upcycling! They will use items which may have once been thrown away and create something new with them.

Course Details

Staff Member:

Miss Fletcher

Aims of the course:

  • To create products from recyclable materials from the recycling bins at home.
  • To develop knowledge of why recycling is needed.
  • To develop confidence in creating their own products using recycled items.

Skills you will learn:

  • Using acrylic paints and markers in an effective way.
  • Designing products using recyclable materials.
  • Problem solving.

What you will need:

  • Apron or old shirt to wear when painting using acrylic paint.
  • Range of items taken from the recycling bin at home.