Students examine and identify various types of fittings, and state their uses.
Resources; various fittings.
VENEERING; METHODS OF PRODUCTION, TOOLS, AND MATERIAL PROCESSES; e.g plywood production, non-wood materials.
Teacher displays common non-wood materials, posters, diagrams, and sketches to show methods of producing veneers.
Samples of non wood materials.
Resources; posters, charts, veneers, press, glue, and veneering tools.
WOOD BENDING; METHODS, TOOLS, AND DEVICES INVOLVED IN WOOD BENDING.
Teacher demonstrates wood bending using formers and kerfing.
Students apply principles and techniques of wood bending to produce shapes.
Resources; bending devices, tools, and materials, bent shapes etc
PROJECT DESIGN AND DRAWING; preliminary free hand sketching of furniture items, preparation of working, drawing, cutting list and bill of materials.
Explain the concept of design, design factors, fundamentals and process. Describe types of drawings, cutting list and bills of materials. Make preliminary free hand sketches, prepare working drawings, cutting list. Resources; furniture items, drawing instruments, and materials.
INTRODUCTION TO BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES IN WOOD WORKING.
-Timber and plywood.
-Furniture spraying and decoration.
Discuss varieties of business opportunities in wood work.
Take students to timber yard, machine shops, saw mills, spraying shops, etc.