Last week Yr. 6 went to Kearsney abbey to sail the Viking Longships which they had designed and built. They raced these against each other across the lake. There were some tight races but the eventual winner was seen to leap across the lake making waves! The children also got to explore, cross the stream … Continue reading
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.
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
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
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