The children and parents were asked to design the biggest and strongest tower they could. They discussed their design ideas and built their towers using the equipment provided.
CONFUSING CAN INVESTIGATION
The children made predictions about what ingredients were in each can. They discussed the weight and feel of each and decided in order to find out which contained the beans they would roll each can.
At the end of the lesson the children took off the labels to reveal the ingredients in each can and discussed if their predictions were correct.