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Summer 1

Gizmos and Gadgets

How did steam power change the world?

This half term we will be focusing on inventors and how their work has changed modern life.

We will be looking at the local historical figure, George Stephenson and how his invention revolutionised transport and industry. 

Throughout this half-term we will also be in art, we will look at the printing work of William Morris and be inspired by nature to create our own template for printing. We will work collaboratively to create large scale art.

Big Questions and Concepts:

How did steam power change the world?

  • Achievement
  • Failure
  • Creative
  • Innovation