Investigating Light in Year 6

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This term in Science we have been learning about light. We began by studying the human eye, learning the different internal parts and the role they play in helping us to see.

Diagram of the eye

We then investigated ways in which light could be observed travelling in straight lines. We were able to prove this method of travelling by making light pass though small holes in a straight line.

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We also investigated shadows and investigated how the size and shape of the shadow was affected by different factors.

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