Today was a sensory day in Owls. In Science we are learning about parts of the body and the 5 senses; touch, taste, hearing, smell and sight. When we came in the classroom we all took our shoes off and sat on blankets that were scattered around the room, this was fun as we got … Continue reading
Ducklings worked together to create this fantastic marble run. They used cut up pipe insulation and sticky tape. We learnt that the higher we built it the faster the marbles went.
This week, Year 3 celebrated what would have been Roald Dahl’s 101st birthday. We dressed up as our favourite Roald Dahl characters, read George’s Marvellous Medicine and used it to inspire our writing, completed Roald Dahl teamwork maths challenges and finally finished our day by making slime!
This week we made our pebble pals from the stones we found on the beach. We got to paint them in the colours we wanted and then, if they behave themselves, they will sit on our desks to help us with our work next week. On Wednesday we enjoyed the use of the apparatus in … Continue reading
Yr.6 are looking at electricity as one of their science topics, they created circuits using many different components including bulbs, buzzers, motors and switches. They found that in order for a circuit to work it must be complete. They also looked at circuit diagrams and the purpose of these.
Watch the video below to see some of the Science highlights this year, there were so many to chose from!
Today was yr.6’s final trip; they had a great day at the beach and the fountains. Whilst rock pooling they found many creatures including, crabs, shrimps, fish, a jellyfish. As the tide was out they were able to paddle in the sea and create some amazing sand sculptures. Over half the class battled with the … Continue reading
For their last Science lesson of the year Yr.6 looked at acids and bases. They found our that their home is a big chemistry set full of acids and bases in their foods, cleaning products and medicines. Using red cabbage water as an indicator they categorised a wide range of substances as acids, neutral or alkali (bases … Continue reading
Key stage 1 had a fabulous day at the beach yesterday – and we even managed to dodge the rain! We started at Sunny Sands where we made sand sculptures, drew in the sand and went rock-pooling. Then we walked to the coastal park for lunch and a play. We had an amazing day, finished … Continue reading
Today Owls had their summer trip to Wingham Wildlife Park. The very first thing we did was to visit the Education Centre for a talk on some of the animals that are kept at the park. These included lizards, snakes and tarantulas which we then got to hold and touch! Everyone was very brave especially … Continue reading