Blog by Tag: materials
The Ducklings have enjoyed creating their own mixed up colour monsters using elastic bands and tangled coloured wool.
The children have explored how waste collectors help us. They have sorted the waste into plastic, paper and card and metal.
We have learnt that a knight's armour would have been made from metal. We have been exploring different objects and their materials to see if they are magnetic or not. We found out that not all metals are magnetic!
Please send to school any cereal boxes or spare cardboard you may have at home.
We have been sorting toys according to the materials that they are made from. We are really good at identifying the names of different materials now. We can say why these materials are good for their use and we have found that the material that most of our toys are made from is plastic.