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How drones work

This explanation text for year 5 and P6, linking to the topic Forces, explains how the amazing flying machines known as drones, or UVAs (Unmanned Aerial Vehicles) work. They are not just awesome toys - they are used for all sorts of other purposes, from filming movies to finding survivors of natural disasters.

This downloadable reading pack includes:

  • An A3 reading spread for you to print.
  • Reading comprehension question sheet.
  • An answer sheet including the objective for each question, which is taken from the reading national curriculum.
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How drones work

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