Wood Joints


Your task is to research common woodwork joints used in schools and joinery. Create a PowerPoint of if computers are not available sketch the PowerPoint slides on paper showing your research. You should have a slide on as many common woodwork joints as you can find.

Some common joints are: Butt Joint, Mortise and Tennon, Bridle Joint, Dowel Joint, T Halving Joint, Cross Halving Joint, Mitre Joint Etc…
Try and create a slide on each of these joints or any others you can find.

Want More?

Research and create a slide on more obscure joints or how wood could be joined to other materials.

Or select wooden furniture or features in your classroom and try and identify what type of wood joints hold them together.


If you have internet links to your pictures or work in response to this task please comment below.


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