Marvellous Materials Trail 

Using our Marvellous Materials trail, pupils will independently explore the museum, finding and classifying as many materials as possible. How many will they find?

Learning Outcomes:

  • Pupils will develop their classification, comparison and grouping skills.
  • Pupils will develop a deeper understanding of everyday materials and their uses.


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Early Years

Join the Clever Cogs team and explore themes of Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths though creative activities.