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Lesson Three – Footwear

This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to describe and compare some of the special materials that can be used to waterproof footwear. The class can test and sort materials to show which ones might keep their feet wet or dry when outside in the rain.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to describe and compare some of the special materials that can be used to waterproof footwear

Learning Objectives

Observes, selects and manipulates objects and materials. Identifies simple features of objects and materials.

Learning Outcomes

I can sort clothes into groups. I can describe the properties of different materials.

Footwear

Teaching sequence to help the children describe and compare some of the special materials that can be used to waterproof footwear

What Shoes

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify vocabulary words that can be used to describe different types of footwear

Wet or Dry

Template to help the children select and record different materials that have waterproofing properties for footwear

Boots Design

Activity to help the children select and record the design for footwear that will be suitable for different functions

Footwear

Interactive activity to help the children describe and compare some of the special materials that can be used to waterproof footwear

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to describe and compare some of the special materials that can be used to waterproof footwear

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