Thu 01 Jan 1970
Patterns, Shape & Form in Rocks and Soils
In this workshop pupils make systematic and careful observations to help them describe and compare types of rocks and soils. They will examine textures, colours and shape using digital microscopes, and turn their photos into kaleidoscopic patterns.
Having attended this course teachers will...
- Check out this free, practical lesson plan by The Eden Project designed to help children understand how fossils are formed
- Try this BBC Bitesize game, explaining the differences between the properties of materials
- Use the repper website’s free pattern tool to create interesting textures from everyday objects