As part of our 'Ourselves' unit of work, the children were posed with the question 'do people with bigger hands have bigger feet?'. They investigated this question by measuring their hands and feet using standard and non-standard units of measure (cubes and centimetres). Based on their findings, the children concluded that the answer is, in fact, no.
In Science we have been learning all about materials. The children have been exploring different types of materials including their properties and have been testing their suitability. The children investigated which material would be most suitable for the roof of a Lego house. Here is what they got up to...