Junior Primary

This is the learning for students who are in the Junior Primary 1 & 2 groupings.

A PDF of this learning can be downloaded here.

Reception to Year 2 Technologies Term 2

 Ms Skouroumounis

 

Your task is to select an activity to try each week.
Take a photo of your learning to share with others.

Activity 1:  Puppets

Make a puppet using socks, paper and junk materials. Put on a show. Take a photo of your puppet. Check out these websites for inspiration and ideas.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7vYM700Npy8&feature=youtu.be         

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-n4A_rabcwg&feature=youtu.be

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=31KuNHtN3hM&feature=youtu.be

Activity 2:  Caine's Arcade

Using junk materials found at home make your own toy or game. Check out this video of a young boy who created an arcade of games. Take a photo of your toy/game.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=faIFNkdq96U

Activity 3: Origami

Using a square piece of paper, learn how to fold it to make something e.g. fish. Take a photo of your finished product.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ipsFC_GM9oc

Activity 4: Marble Challenge

Using a marble or small ball and paper or card, create a maze for it to travel on.Can you come up with other materials to use?

Decorate it and take a photo.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jRE3OqDVjSE

Activity 5: Funny Food Faces

Using fruit, vegetables and other food items, create a funny face. Take a photo.

 

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFu9niriqBY

Activity 6: Build a tower

Using materials found in and around the house, build the tallest tower you can. Count how many different materials you used. Try to only use items that are smaller than an A4 piece of paper.

Take a photo of your tower.

 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3KAFXxWpmh8

Activity 7: Percussion Instruments

A great way to recycle used household materials is to turn them into musical instruments. Be creative. See what you can make and put on a show. Take a photo of your instrument.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7nchegAjxP0

Activity 8: Build a bridge

Using only 2 A4 sheets of paper and some sticky tape, build a bridge. How much weight can your bridge hold? Test it out by using small objects to place on it. Can it hold 3 or more matchbox cars?

Take a photo.

 

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qFZGmHbjLSM

Activity 9: Tea towel and towel folding

Last term many students learnt how to fold a tea towel into a chicken. This week, your task is to try and learn how to fold either a tea towel or a towel to make an animal or object. Below are sites you might like to use. Happy folding and be sure to take photos of your creative work.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w4sb6OAnvAY How to Make a Towel Chicken: 6 Steps (with Pictures) - wikiHow 

 

https://www.wikihow.com/Make-a-Towel-Chicken

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