What an exciting end we have had to the half term!
Yesterday we worked in groups and attempted to build a bridge using paper straws and lolly pop sticks. We soon realised that these weren’t the best materials for the job. After evaluating our constructions, we discussed which materials we thought would be more appropriate and would be able to hold the weight of a toy car. We decided that wood would be the best choice.
This morning, we accepted the challenge of constructing a wooden bridge. We all tried to work collaboratively like a Team Ant, as we knew our designs would be more successful if we put all of our design ideas together and worked as a team.
We used the saws and glue guns very carefully and safety…