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Richard Bonington Primary and Nursery SchoolTogether, 'we make a difference'

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Richard Bonington Primary and Nursery SchoolTogether,'we make a difference'


Science Humans and other animals

Start to day with a quick recap quiz



Looking at patterns.

What does your skeleton do? How is it similar to other animal's skeletons?


Design Technology 

or DT

Today we're going to be looking at simple machines. 

machine is a device that does a physical task. Some machines make moving or lifting things easier. Other machines carry people from place to place. Yet other machines help in building or making things.


A machine gives you an advantage, a mechanical advantage.




Eventually we'll be designing and building our own simple machines using levers.

A collection of simple machines

Watch the powerpoint to learn about the different types of simple machines