Tag Archives: senses

Learning about Materials

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Our Science topic this term is ‘Materials.’ This is one of my favourite topics to teach as you can do so much with it and the children always really enjoy it and learn so much. It is also a great way for them to become more aware of the world around them and the idea that ‘Materials’ is not just something you learn in school – materials are everywhere.

Materials is also a great topic to link in with our houses and homes theme. I’ll be posting more on that next week.

 

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Design and Technology – Eat More Fruits and Vegetables

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Year One had a lot of fun with this topic over the past two weeks. Amongst other things the children learned that there is a wide variety of fruits and vegetables and that they can be categorised according to their sensory and other properties.

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