TOY R US PROJECT

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CRITERION A : INQUIRING AND ANALYSING

Introduction

On this project, we will design and make a new toys for the elementary student and to entertain their learning and understanding. The task is to make entertaining toys using different material combining together. This is a good idea because toys is one of the attractive object to kids and we are making it because we wanted to develop the modern toys and make looks better.

Word Vocabulary

Innovation: The development of something or an action.


Function: The natural action of a person or a thing in a role.


Ergonomics: The study of between people and the environment.

Explanation of toy

Toy is an object for kids to play with and entertain their feeling to make them feel happy and joyful. A toy is normally soft, cute so it's easy for kids to play with and it should be suitable for 3 to 5 years old child. Toy is also related to our school community because there are many elementary student and EAL student in our school and they really enjoy playing with toys.

Research Plan

Research question:
1. What kind of toys can entertain kids ?
2. What kind of toys does kid like ?
3. What material should I use?
4. Where can I get information about toys?

Source:
Interview, Research

Why should I research this:
Because it can help me to make a toy that can interest kids

Priority:
The kids interest

Primary source

Interviewing my small little cousin

1. what do you think of toys?
- He think toy is something that kids enjoy playing with

2. what kind of toys do you like?
- He like different kind of toy like puzzle, puppet, and dinosaur toy

3. why do you like those kind of toys ?
- Because it look cool and very fun to play with

Listen of similar toys

These are some similar toys that i will make .....

design brief

On this project, we are making interesting toys for kid. Our goal is to make something new that attract children thought and feeling. it must be created to target kids from 3 to 5 years old.

work cited

"12 Classic Toys That Still Rock." The Best Classic Toys of All Time. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2014.

"Toy." Wikipedia. Wikimedia Foundation, 12 Sept. 2014. Web. 10 Dec. 2014.

"Toys & Games." Amazon.com:. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2014.

"Toys." Disney Store. N.p., n.d. Web. 10 Dec. 2014.

"Toys"R"Us/Babies"R"Us - Toys." Toysrus. N.p., n.d. Web. 08 Dec. 2014.

Criterion B : Developing ideas

Design specifications

The toy I will make must :
+ Must be attractive to kids
+ Must be suitable for a 2 - 4 years old child
+ Must be cute
+ Must be soft
+ Must be easy to play with
+ Must safe to use
+ Must be colorful
+ must encourage kids to learn and develop new skills

Design #1

Design Specifications:
+ Must be attractive to kids - Yes
+ Must be suitable for a 2 - 4 years old child - Yes
+ Must be cute - Yes
+ Must be soft - Yes
+ Must be easy to play with - Yes
+ Must safe to use - Yes
+ Must be colorful - Yes
+ must encourage kids to learn and develop new skills - Yes
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Design #2

Design Specifications:
+ Must be attractive to kids - Yes
+ Must be suitable for a 2 - 4 years old child - Yes
+ Must be cute - Yes
+ Must be soft - Yes
+ Must be easy to play with- Yes
+ Must safe to use - Yes
+ Must be colorful - Yes
+ must encourage kids to learn and develop new skills - Yes
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final design

I chose design 1 because it look easy to make and very creative as well and the design look like a string puppet that kids might enjoy playing with
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Criterion C : Creating a solution

Step 1

  • Find 2 long pieces of wood
  • must be 20 cm

Step 2

  • stick the two wood together into a X sign

Step 3

  • get a string
  • stick a piece of string in the middle of the X

Step 4

  • Make a small human body
  • using string rolling together
  • and tape

Step 5

  • Stick one piece of string to the edge of the wood and the hand of the human body
  • Stick another piece of string to another edge of the wood and to another hand

Step 6

  • Stick one piece of string to the another edge of the wood and to the feet
  • Stick another piece of string to another edge of the wood and to another feet

Step 7

  • Paint the human body to make it look colorful

Criterion D : Evaluating

Testing result

I've chose design 1 to create my final design and it actually comes out really great, I've showed it to my little cousin and he really enjoy it but he said that it a bit hard to play because of the wood when it not soft, it will be hard to control and play around with the human body

Evaluation to my design specification

+ Must be attractive to kids - It really attracted my little cousin
+ Must be suitable for a 2 - 4 years old child - my cousin is 4 years old and he really enjoy it
+ Must be cute - the human body is kind of cute
+ Must be soft - it's not very soft
+ Must be easy to play with - it is very easy to play with
+ Must safe to use - the toy is totally safety
+ Must be colorful - it is very colorful
+ must encourage kids to learn and develop new skills - I've encourage my cousin to learn more new thing

Improvement

  • it should be more soft
  • more creative with color and the design
  • make it easier to play
  • more perfect with making the human body
  • better material

Impact of society

  • make kids to have better understand
  • make the kids have fun
  • create new thing for thing