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Lesson Two – String Telephone

This science teaching pack for Key Stage Two gets the children to practise making a model to illustrate and record how sound can be created through vibration. The children can draw and label a diagram to explain how sound travels through materials using vibration.

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise making a model to illustrate and record how sound can be created through vibration

Learning Objectives

Identify how sounds are made, associating some of them with something vibrating. Recording findings using simple scientific language, drawings, labelled diagrams.

Learning Outcomes

I can demonstrate how vibration creates sounds. I can use the correct vocabulary to label a diagram to explain a scientific concept.

String Telephone

Teaching sequence to help the children practise making a model to illustrate and record how sound can be created through vibration

Making sounds

Display posters for whole class discussion to help the children identify and explain how to use vibration to make sounds

String Telephone Instructions

Shared reading text for whole class discussion to help the children practise making a model to illustrate how sound can be created through the vibration of materials

String Telephone

Interactive activity to help the children practise making a model to illustrate and record how sound can be created through vibration

Download this teaching pack including a lesson plan, classroom activities and an interactive presentation to teach the children to practise making a model to illustrate and record how sound can be created through vibration

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