Does That Really
Come From a Quarry
Science Unit 1C - Sorting and using
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This unit encourages children to think about what is beneath their
feet, exploring the fact that most of planet Earth is made up of
rock. This unit then encourages children to explore the world of
quarries and how this rock is removed from the ground and used to
make everyday goods.
Using a feely bag, they explore a range of items made from quarried
materials, encouraging an appreciation of the vast number of goods
we use in our everyday lives that have been made from materials
that have been quarried.
This unit is made up of: