Foundation Stage : Curriculum Topics : Push and Pull : Lesson Two – Pulling Trains


This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to investigate and test how to move a range of different objects by using a pulling force movement. The children can explore what happens when objects are pulled across different surface materials.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and test how to move a range of different objects by using a pulling force movement

Learning Objectives

Give their attention to what others say and respond appropriately. Know about similarities and differences in relation to objects and materials.

Learning Outcomes

I can listen carefully to other people and make comments about what has been said. I can test ideas about how objects move in different ways.

Pulling Trains

Teaching sequence to help the children investigate and test how to move a range of different objects by using a pulling force movement

Push or Pull

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children explain how to use push and pull forces to move different objects

Train test

Template to help the children select and record if they can pull an object across a range of different surfaces

Pulling Trains

Interactive activity to help the children investigate and test how to move a range of different objects by using a pulling force movement

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to investigate and test how to move a range of different objects by using a pulling force movement

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