Home Economics

Mrs A Kennedy – Head of Department
Mr D Hutchinson – Home Economics Technician


GCSE Hospitality Cambridge Nationals Child Development  
Christmas Cake baking LMC Cookery Demonstrations  


Key Stage 3

Home Economics helps pupils to develop life skills through the study of 3 key concepts:

Healthy Eating 


Home and Family Life      


Independent Living



  • to enable them to lead effective lives as individuals, as family members and as members of the wider community.
  • Pupils are provided with the opportunity to work independently and with others in theory and practical lessons to develop skills of:
  • decision making, managing information, thinking , problem solving , being creative, self-management and to develop practical skills


Key Stage 4

Examples of GCSE Practicals for Controlled Assessment Year 12 - 2013/14