Look at what happens to salt when you mix it with water.
Talk about what you observe with your grown-up.
Discuss what the word dissolve means.
Then test some different things to see what happens when you mix them with water.
You could test sugar , coffee , sprinkles , oats , rice , gravy granules , flour , etc.
It is really important to talk about what you notice and observe.
Year 2 children try and draw a table to record your results. Look at the last picture, it shows a way that you could record what happens.
Today our animal is a bird that can be found in Eastern Australia, called a kookaburra. You might know today's song about a kookaburra.
Below are some short videos to watch and some activities to choose from.
Year 2 (Year 1 you can do this also, if you would like)
Everyday you are going to take a page in your exercise book and make a fact file about the animal of the day. You need to have a title , a picture of the animal with some labels and at least 5 facts. You could use bullet points for each fact or write it as a paragraph of writing.
You could include the animal's habitat , what it looks like , what it eats , what animal group it belongs to, what its baby are like etc.
Look below to see how to draw a kookaburra and the labels that you could use