Living, Once-living or Never-living…?

Year 2’s first Science topic of the year is ‘Living Things’.  To start the topic, the children have been thinking about things which are living, once-living and never-living or non-living.  They have created a list of properties to help test which category something belongs to.

The children went on a hunt around school to find living and non-living things, as well as challenging themselves to find once-living things too.  They worked in pairs and were excellent detectives, using their knowledge to find a wide range of things around around the school to fit into these categories.  It was lovely to hear them asking each scientific questions about the properties of each item.

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