Focus on Design & Technology Materials Database is a customisable database suitable for KS3, GCSE and A Level Design projects. This title is available as part of the  Focus D&T Online Resource Pack. See below for sample screenshots and a list of topics.

Browse Materials 

Materials are selected from the 15-category main index, an on-screen sub-menu allows the user to scroll between materials, viewing information and pictures that can be copied, pasted and used as the basis for meaningful evaluation.

Search for Materials by Property

●  Metals
●  Plastics
●  Woods
●  Manufactured Boards

Create Cutting Lists and Evaluations

 Once research is complete, information can be collated and evaluated using the built-in, fully functional word processor, with advanced spell-checking utility.

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Part of the Focus D&T Resource Pack

This resource and every other Focus D&T title combine to form the Focus D&T Resource Pack. A single very affordable school subscription provides unlimited access to all titles.  

A Unique Blend

A combination of 2D and 3D animations, video clips, photos, text and tests creates a unique and engaging ‘Focus Style’ of presentation. All created by experienced UK teachers.

Teacher and Student Use

Whether you’re looking for resources to enhance teacher presentations or something for individual study, the Focus D&T Resource Pack is designed to fit the bill.

Unbeatable Value

For just £99.95 ex VAT per annum, every student and teacher in your school can have access to ALL Focus D&T titles both in school and at home. 

Focus Resources Device Compatibility

Teachers and students access Focus online resource packs direct from our web server. This means our resources are web browser based and compatible with Windows, Mac, Chromebooks, iPad and Android tablets.

Windows 11 Compatible
Apple Mac Compatible
Compatible with Chromebooks
Compatible with Android Tablets