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Tinker Time...

Around the room are some resources to make you wonder!


Curiosity is a strong desire to know or learn something!



LO: I can describe forces acting on objects.

L.O: I can show the strength and direction of different forces acting on objects by using arrows on diagrams.



1. Hook - Let's get motivated to learn!

Hook - Let's Get Motivated to Learn!

Usain Bolt - 100m World Record

Ryan Crouser - Shot Put World Record

2. Authenticity - Why are we doing this?


Why is it so important that we keep developing our science and technology skills?

Authenticity - Why are we doing this?

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3. Knowledge - What do we need to know?


Forces and motion...




Now it's time to extend our knowledge and do some new research.


Use the chilli research links below to help summarise and make notes on forces and motion.


Cofia: Reading Behaviour - Summarising 


Key Questions:

1. What are forces?

2. How could you draw a forces diagram?

3. What are contact and non-contact forces?

4. Give an example of forces and motion in the real world.

Science Research Hyperlinks

Green Chilli - Push and Pull

Red Chilli - Newton's Laws of Motion (Motion, Force, Acceleration)

Purple Chilli - Introduction to Forces

4. Application - Let's Get to Work!