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Material Sort

A KS2 lesson on exploring and classifying objects in different ways, such as by biodegradability and recyclability, and whether made-made or natural. Science Working scientifically gathering, recording, classifying and presenting data…
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September 2, 2018
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Making Plastic

Learn about the material that is plastic (it's properties, how it is made) and ask whether it is OK to discard items made from it. This lesson has a linked…
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September 2, 2018
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Recycling Plastics

A KS2 lesson guide that helps develop an understanding of key terms like 'recycling' and 'recyclable' through recording and interpreting, and classifying data. Maths Interpret bar charts and pictograms Use pie…
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September 2, 2018
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Decomposing Time

A lesson idea to encourage investigative and enquiry skills around the theme of decomposition of different materials. The learning culminates in giving opportunities for pupils to develop important presentation skills. KS2…
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September 2, 2018
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Alternative Snacks

After some tasty research and investigation into snacks and packaging, pupils create and then advertise their own (plastic clever) snacks to sell in school. English: Spoken Language give well-structured descriptions,…
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September 2, 2018
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Water Bottles – lesson guide

A KS1 lesson that helps pupils to identify different types of plastic: single use vs reusable, and the skills associated with using data to answer questions and persuade. Curriculum coverage Maths interpret…
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August 29, 2018
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Plastic Recycling – lesson guide

A lesson guide suitable for KS1 and KS2 that looks at the term 'recycling' and how this applies to (or not) different materials such as plastic. Curriculum coverage KS1 Science Working…
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August 29, 2018
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Plastic Hazards

A lesson guide to help encourage an understanding of the hazards presented to natural environments and living things by plastic pollution. Curriculum coverage KS1 Science Working scientifically using their observations and…
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August 29, 2018
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Material Sort

A lesson to encouraging investigation, discussion around different materials, with a focus on plastics. Curriculum coverage Key Stage 1 Science identifying and classifying distinguish between an object and the material from…
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August 29, 2018