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Design a building for defence

As part of our topic, 'How do kings protect themselves against invasion', Year 4 are designing and making 21st century buildings for defence.  The children have been inspired by a range of castles and have also looked at materials used in modern day architecture.  As part of the DT brief the children are incorporating a lever and pulley system. 


Exploring materials and beginning to build their structures.

Exploring how pulleys and levers work.