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Year 2 Science Investigation: Car Ramps

Students in Year 2 have been focusing on Physical Science. Their task was to investigate forces and the consideration of how pushes and pulls make things move. We used the following question as a focus point:

How far can we get our car to travel without pushing or pulling it?

Students worked in collaborative groups and predicted, observed and explained their findings after designing, building, testing and evaluating their car ramps.

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Year 2 Science – Taskworks

On Friday 4th September, the Year 2 students had a 2 hour in school activity focusing on Physical Sciences. Students explored the concept of forces (push and pull). All students, teachers and parents enjoyed the session. The activities included:

  • Magnetic Shoes
  • Push and Pull Levers
  • High Striker
  • Building a Go Car
  • Assorted Magnet Activities

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