Wiggly Jiggly Wild Things!

Hermit crabs are now well into their next topic- Wiggly Jiggly Wild Things! This is a technology topic and the children are working towards making a moving Wild Things toy! This week, we have began to investigate the different parts of moving toy mechanisms. Today we used cardboard to make some prototypes and discovered how we can use different shaped cams to change the way that the toy would move. Here are some of our mechanisms…..