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Lesson Three – Temperature

This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to explore and test changes to water resulting from cold weather during the winter. The class can identify and sequence how water can freeze into ice when left outside in cold weather.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and test changes to water resulting from cold weather during the winter

Learning Objectives

Know about similarities and differences in relation to places, objects, materials and living things. Explain why some things occur, and talk about changes.

Learning Outcomes

I can describe typical weather during the winter. I can say how water changes during different temperatures.

Temperature

Teaching sequence to help the children explore and test changes to water resulting from cold weather during the winter

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Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and describe treads used on shoes and boots

Water and Ice

Activity cards to help the children identify and sequence changes that can occur to water at different temperatures

Winter Shoes

Activity to get the children to select and use materials to build a shoe tread to support walking across icy ground

Temperature

Interactive activity to help the children explore and test changes to water resulting from cold weather during the winter

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to explore and test changes to water resulting from cold weather during the winter

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