Long ago, people learnt
to make fire by rubbing
two sticks together.
This rubbing action made glowing wood dust.
If the dust fell onto a pile of dry leaves and tiny bits of wood, a fire could be started.
Science – Unit 4 – Lesson 1 – image – Flint
Try rubbing your hands together slowly.
Then try rubbing your hands together quickly.
What do you notice?
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