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Toys and Games

Discover schemes of work, lesson plans, classroom worksheets and interactive activities to develop skills in all curriculum subjects for Key Stage One to teach about identifying the structure, function and history of toys and games

  • Family Toys

    Family Toys

    Investigate and record how a selection of different toys and games owned by families have changed and developed over time

  • Toy Museum

    Toy Museum

    Select and record information to add to a label for a toy from the past to use in a museum display

  • From Old to New

    From Old to New

    Describe and compare different toys from the past and identify some modern day equivalents

  • Old Toys

    Old Toys

    Practise using primary sources to investigate some of the different toys that were owned by families in the past

  • Toy Interviews

    Toy Interviews

    Conduct interviews with classroom visitors to find out about some of the toys that they owned in the past

  • Sorting Toys

    Sorting Toys

    Compare and group different types of toys by their age using matching time vocabulary words

  • Old and New

    Old and New

    Identify, compare and describe some of the toys that might have been owned by families today and in the past

  • Toy Factory

    Toy Factory

    Select, develop and perform a range of dance steps to represent and illustrate some of the movements of different toys and games

  • Toys Performance

    Toys Performance

    Develop and perform a range of dance actions and steps to represent different movements for toys

  • Factory Robots

    Factory Robots

    Create and perform a range of dance movements to illustrate movements made by different toys

  • Race Cars

    Race Cars

    Develop and practise actions to suggest dance movements representing toy race cars

  • Cars


    Practise using a range of dance movements on different levels to represent a car journey

  • Seaside Sculpture

    Seaside Sculpture

    Select and use a range of different natural materials found on a beach to produce some model sculptures on the theme of the seaside

  • Sculpture Review

    Sculpture Review

    Suggest additions and improvements to a seaside sculpture produced using different beach materials

  • Seaside Art

    Seaside Art

    Build and shape a sculpture to reflect the seaside using materials found on a beach

  • Sculpture Design

    Sculpture Design

    Uuse a range of different beach materials to plan and design a sculpture on the theme of the seaside