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Lesson Two – Waterproofing

This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to identify and test different types of materials that can be used for waterproofing. The class can select matching materials that can be used to make a hat to keep them 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 identify and test different types of materials that can be used for waterproofing

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.

Waterproofing

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and test different types of materials that can be used for waterproofing

What Hat

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

Testing Materials

Template to help the children perform and record test results to show whether different materials are waterproof

Waterproofing

Interactive activity to help the children identify and test different types of materials that can be used for waterproofing

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and test different types of materials that can be used for waterproofing

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