June 2016

Big Bang Science Fair

Yr. 6 went to the South East Big bang Fair.  They had an excellent day learning about all sorts of jobs which involve science, taking part in experiments and watching demonstrations.  They took part in a workshop involving a trip to Mars, watched a Science show explaining the science behind magic tricks and explored many Continue reading

Shepway Cricket Finals

Our team qualified for the Shepway Cricket Finals which were held in Hythe on Monday night.  Our team played really well but saw some amazing competition and ended up a respectable third.  Well done everyone and good luck to Elham who will go on to represent Shepway at the Kent Finals.      

Forensic Science

Yesterday Yr.6 investigated a crime against a local pop star Mr Timm.  His house had been burgled and there were five suspects who all had motive and opportunity.  Yr.6 experimented on powders found on the suspects shoes and compared the results of their different experiments to the powder found at the scene.  Some great investigational Continue reading

Eagles go to Wildwood

As part of our work on animals and their habitats Eagles visited Wildwood. First we were given a talk all about bears! We learnt that there are eight different types of bears and that they are incredibly skilled animals. Ask any Eagle as they will be able to tell you where bears live, what they Continue reading

Chicken visit

Cluck the chicken came to visit Year 4 today as part of our ‘flying’ topic. We learned about how and why chickens fly and looked at its wings closely. We now understand the differences between the types of feathers they have as well as how and why wings are sometimes clipped, even having a go Continue reading

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