“Faster on the Ground” Technology Grade 5
Faster on the Ground A 3-page literacy lesson pack with a technology basis. Outlines major achievements from horse and buggy to modern transport. Reading, line drawings and creative writing. Specialist words.
Faster on the Ground
Faster on the Ground is a 3-page literacy lesson pack for Grade 5. An account of transportation from the horse and cart to modern vehicles. Text briefly discusses the wheel, combustion engine, trains, trams, cars and bikes. What combustion is, related words, adjectives and prefixes.
Suitable for home school, tutoring, small groups and classrooms.
This link gives a brief explanation for kids, with pics and a diagram. Suitable for 8 – 12 year olds with guidance.