Today, Year 2 came to school dressed as builders. They discovered a letter from the three little wolves asking the children for help because they were unsure how to build a sturdy shelter to keep them safe for the big, bad pig. In small teams they worked together to design and make a sturdy, secure shelter using materials in the classroom. Their structures needed to include four walls and a roof. They could select from:
After, the children watched as their shelters were tested against the huff and puff of the big, bad pig (a hairdryer).
We focused on the vocabulary: