Introduction to Wood/Timber

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Below is basic information on wood which covers the type of information students need to know for the core content of the D&T GCSE for England. Check your specification for the exact learning that is needed and to see how suitable the information is for other qualifications.


Wood family

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Manufactured boards

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Timber 2

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#ThinkDo

To find out more about wood visit the D&T GCSE section of the BBC Bitesize website

Use these activities to test your learning. Click on the images to download the handout.

Natural & manufactured timber

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Timber revision card A5

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L Softwood or hardwoods

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What timber am I made out of?

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