What can we find out about the clay pits of Cornwall?
China clay is used to make many everyday products including toothpaste, paper, medicine, cosmetics, crockery, buttons and pencils.
In this unit pupils ;
- visit and explore the traces of the china clay landscape in their locality
- create a landscape model, excavate a pit and make their own sky tip
- dress up as clay workers and imagine the past through art and music
Resources for member schools include:
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