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Lesson overview:How have toys changed? (Part 1)

  • Look at examples of toys that your grandparents might have played with.
  • Look at examples of toys that your parents used to play with.
  • Look at examples of toys you like to play with.
  • Compare how these are different and analyse these toys have changed over time.
  • Which materials were used to make the toys my great-grandparents and grandparents might have played with? Which materials are used to make the toys that I play with now?
  • Look at examples of toys that your grandparents might have played with.
  • Look at examples of toys that your parents used to play with.
  • Look at examples of toys you like to play with.
  • Compare how these are different and analyse these toys have changed over time.
  • Which materials were used to make the toys my great-grandparents and grandparents might have played with? Which materials are used to make the toys that I play with now?

In this lesson, we will be learning about some of the ways in which toys have changed over time. We will be learning about the differences between wooden, plastic and electronic toys and will also look at some examples of each.