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Fire Engines:

As part of their Fire, Fire topic, 2KJ are going to be designing and making their own fire engines. So far the children have looked at the different parts of a fire engine and have investigated how the wheels are attached to the chassis using axles. The children enjoyed exploring how to attach wheels and axles together using straws, cotton reels and wooden wheels. The children have also learnt that in 1666 the fire service did not exist so people had to use something called a keeling. Take a look at some of the photos below...