The children made a circuit. They were given wires, a battery and bulbs and went to explore for themseleves before we talked about how they did it.
'We got two wires, connected them to the bulb holder and the battery. The bulb lit up.' -Amelia
We explored the classroom for pushes and pulls as examples of forces.
We explored the classroom looking for objects that were magnetic and non magnetic.
We made a ramp. we were given a ramp and a car. We had to work out how to make he ramp go faster and slower.
Researching Local People
We explored out local history by researching famous people who grew up in Preston. We chose Tom Finney, Nick Park, James Tower, Holly Bradshaw and Freddie Flinthoff.