Pictures of bridges
Learning relationships – how did you and your partner work together?
What was easier/ harder working with a partner? Which did you prefer and why?
Creativity – How many ideas did you have? Why did you choose the materials you used? Did you imagine your bridge before you created it?
Complete a sketch of the bridge using charcoal.
In pairs design a new bridge using collage.
Paint a black and white portrait of Brunel.
Look at various pictures of bridges. Discuss designs and purposes. Compare them to the Suspension Bridge. List ideas of how the bridge could be changed.
How could you change the Suspension Bridge?
What do you like / dislike about it?
What does Brunel look like? What do pictures of him to you about him?
Whole class teaching