Science

Types of Fossil

Types of Fossil

In year 3 we have been learning about different types of fossils. We created booklets explaining the process of fossilisation, then used clay to make our own trace fossils.

Forest School -Year 1

Forest School -Year 1

Today Year 1 had a great time in forest school. The children had all previously designed a rain catcher   and today they followed those designs and made the rain gauge. The children attached a measure to their bottles and then decorated their rain gauges with natural objects so they blended into the environment. All the children… Continue Reading

Types of Rock

Types of Rock

We have been learning about the different types of rock. To better understand how they are formed we used ground chocolate to create the different rock types. Sedimentary by applying pressure. Metamorphic, by applying heat and pressure and finally igneous, by melting the chocolate and allowing it to solidify. After making the chocolate rock we… Continue Reading

Electricity Investigation

Electricity Investigation

As part of their Science topic ‘Electricity’, Year 6 carried out an investigation to find out if the voltage of a battery impacts on the brightness of a bulb. After making suitable predictions, they set up their own circuits to test their theories. Emily, 10, said ‘I liked learning about how powerful batteries can be… Continue Reading

Rainbow Challenges

Rainbow Challenges

This week Year One were set as series of challenges covering a variety of subjects. R.E. – The children were asked to complete a collage expressing how they think God loves the world and the people in it. Maths – The children practiced counting numbers up to 20 by counting pasta into a bag. The… Continue Reading

Year One Rainbow Challenges

Year One Rainbow Challenges

Each week Year One are set seven rainbow challenges to complete in the afternoons. This week the tasks were… RE – making a lolly-stick puppet of their families. Science-Selecting a tree to observe throughout the seasons in forest school and sorting pictures into season. Geography – learning about the countries of the U.K and locating… Continue Reading

Year 2 – Home Learning – Summer – Week 2

Year 2 – Home Learning – Summer – Week 2

Dear parents, I hope you and your families are safe and well and are enjoying the time you have together and the wonderful weather we have been blessed with. Below you will find the Home Learning grid for the week beginning 27 April. As always, there are a number of lessons for children to work… Continue Reading