The summer term is ideal for investigating the science behind light. Create your own sundial and think about the world of shadows and refraction. There’s lots to think about and explore and, as the sun is shining, there’s no time like the present to get going!


Art – shading crumpled paper


Art Design – making a sundial


English – making a shadow puppet show and writing an accompanying story


English and history – reading comprehension sundials


Maths – investigating recording and representing shadow lengths


Science – investigating room designs for shadimals