Welcome to Class 2!
This term our topic is Bright Sparks. We will be designing and creating our own nightlights for toddlers, including a working circuit. We will think carefully about the design and materials that are appropriate. We will then evaluate our design and determine how successful it was. We will also be creating our own animation using stop motion picture. The children will create a storyboard to map out their story for the animation. Then, the children will create their characters and setting.
In order to support your child, you could assist them in researching famous inventors and inventions and think about the impact that invention has had on the modern day world. You could also use Lego, Knex or everyday items to complete engineering tasks. Furthermore, you could research Tim Peake and his adventures in space.
Please find attached the Homework Menu and Topic Overview for this term.