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Assorted Balsa Wood 150pk

Product Code: TBAL-BL
A versatile pack of assorted balsa wood, ideal for a range of projects.
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Helping to Support Teaching and Learning

Versatile Crafting Material

With 150 pieces of assorted sizes, this balsa wood pack is perfect for a wide range of educational projects including construction of models.

Supports Curriculum Goals

Designed to align with Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculums, enhancing practical skills and understanding of materials.

Enhances Practical Skills

Encourages the use of tools and equipment for cutting, shaping, joining, and finishing, developing fine motor skills and precision.

Promotes Creativity

Offers endless possibilities for creative expression, allowing children to explore and bring their imaginative ideas to life.

Curriculum Match: Design & Tech

Specifically supports the 'Make' aim in Design and Technology at Key Stage 2, focusing on selecting and using a range of materials.

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Assorted Balsa Wood 150pk

A versatile pack of assorted balsa wood, ideal for a range of projects.

Overview

  • This assorted Balsa wood pack, comprising 150 pieces in varying widths and thicknesses, serves as a vital resource for engaging and hands-on learning. It facilitates the exploration of model making and the understanding of material properties in a tangible manner.

  • Catering to the Key Stage 1 and 2 curriculum for Design and Technology, this pack is instrumental in achieving curriculum goals. It supports the development of practical skills such as accurately cutting, shaping, joining, and finishing materials, thereby fostering critical thinking and problem-solving abilities in children.

  • Moreover, the pack encourages creativity and innovation. It allows children to experiment with ideas and concepts, enabling them to conceptualise and realise their designs. This not only enhances their technical skills but also builds their confidence and imagination, making learning more interactive and enjoyable.

Supports the National Curriculum

Design & Technology, Key Stage 1, Make

Select from and use a wide range of materials and components, including construction materials, textiles and ingredients, according to their characteristics.

Design & Technology, Key Stage 1, Technical Knowledge

Build structures, exploring how they can be made stronger, stiffer and more stable.

Design & Technology, Key Stage 2, Make

Select from and use a wider range of materials and components, including construction materials, textiles and ingredients, according to their functional properties and aesthetic qualities.

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  • 150

  • Age Range

  • Suitable for 7 to 11 years

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