Our studies of structures have taken us far and wide to consider skyscrapers around the world. We built our own models using paper initially and then cardboard in a quest to build freestanding structures to create a cityscape for our Kong display.
Building a freestanding structure from upcycled cardboard
Teamwork makes the dreamwork! Every child valued and working together.
Making prototypes to meet the design brief.
A busy afternoon of construction for year 5!
The skyscrapers are taking shape.
Selecting materials to make our tower tall and innovative.
Can we make the tallest model? What materials will work best for the task?
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