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Full Power! - Term Two
Topic this term will link between many subjects. The history of electricity - which historical figures enabled this resource to reach us today. Internationally, looking at the sustainability of electricity, the issues around non-renewable energy sources and how we can choose greener solutions to help save the planet. Throughout science we will be investigating how to create circuits using bulbs, switches and motors and learning how to scientifically draw and read circuit diagrams. We will then be applying all of this knowledge in our technology task, as we design and build our own working models of a modern Santa’s sleigh…
Entry Point - Fruit Circuits, Lightning Art and Static Electricity
The History of Electricity
Meet our Year 5 & 6 team
Bake it! This Topic is all about the scientific changes that occur when we make and bake. We will centring our studies on the making and baking of bread in particular – looking for reversible and irreversible changes and how solids, liquids and gases all play a role.
We will also be looking at bread as a staple food source around the world; how different countries use it and how it provides nutrition.