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Lesson Two – Snow and Ice

This curriculum topic teaching pack for the Foundation Stage gets the children to identify and describe common weather patterns that can occur during the winter season. The class can record and compare how the leaves on some trees change between the summer and winter.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and describe common weather patterns that can occur during the winter season

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 say how the weather changes in the winter from other seasons of the year. I know water will turn to ice when its temperature is below freezing.

Snow and Ice

Teaching sequence to help the children identify and describe common weather patterns that can occur during the winter season

Winter Weather

Display posters to help the children identify and describe common weather patterns that can be experienced during the winter

Water and Ice

Template to help the children identify record changes that can occur to water when it has been frozen into ice

What Weather

Activity to get the children to complete pictures to show the typical weather that might be experienced in the summer and winter

Snow and Ice

Interactive activity to help the children identify and describe common weather patterns that can occur during the winter season

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to identify and describe common weather patterns that can occur during the winter season

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