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22nd February 2021

Our new Design and Technlogy topic is called 'Let's Go Fly a Kite'.

We are going to begin by finding out some of the history of the invention of the kite - ask your adult to help you read screens 1 - 7 from the PowerPoint.

Now let's look at a very famous song about flying a kite. Have any of you heard this before? Perhaps you can listen to it a few times. Here are the words if you'd like to sing along.

Let's Go Fly a Kite - Mary Poppins 1964

"Let's Go Fly a Kite" is a song from the 1964 Disney musical film "Mary Poppins". When George Banks (David Tomlinson) realizes that his family is more import...

Let's now go on to find out about the different parts of the kite. Look again at the PowerPoint from screens 9 - 11.

Once you have done this you can then have a go at drawing and labelling your own kite, have a look at this example: