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Overview

This activity links to the following areas of the National Curriculum for Science:

Key Stage 2:

  • Grouping and classifying materials.
  • Finding useful materials.
  • Properties of materials.
  • Choosing materials for a purpose.
  • Testing properties of materials.

Key Stage 3:

  • Properties of materials.
  • Choosing materials for a purpose.
  • Testing properties of materials. 
  • Exploring how the creative application of scientific ideas can bring about technological developments and consequent changes in the way people think and behave.