THE GRANGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Giving Every Child, Every Chance, Every Day

Telephone: 01724 843601       Headteacher: Larissa Thorpe

THE GRANGE PRIMARY SCHOOL

Giving Every Child
Every Chance
Every Day

Telephone: 01724 843601             Headteacher: Larissa Thorpe

 

Year 1 (Spring Term) What’s It Made Of?

The Big Idea

Everything we touch is made up of a material: wood, plastic, fabric, glass, gold, steel, etc. We use different materials to make different objects. Why? We are going to find out!

Explaining the Theme

In Science, we’ll be finding out:

  • What objects are made of
  • How we use different materials. How to test materials
  • How materials are the same or different
  • How we can group materials
  • How to choose materials for specific uses
  • Where materials come from

In Technology, we’ll be finding out:

  • How to plan and design a classroom makeover

In International, we’ll be finding out:

  • About the materials used to build our homes
  • Why plastic waste is a global problem and what we can do about it