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Our Bodies

Today in science we had lots of activities on offer to learn more about our bodies. We used the mirrors to look closely at our eyes to help us draw them. We had discussions about what the most important body part was. We also created our own X-rays and moving skeletons. We loveā€¦

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 13 June 2019

Category: Class 1


Humans

In science this half term we are learning about humans. Today we started off our topic answering the question "what is a human?" The children came up with some amazing ideas and we noted them all down on a massive piece of paper. 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 6 June 2019

Category: Class 1


Borwick Hall

We had a great school trip to Borwick Hall. We spent time canoeing, building fires and enjoying being outside!

 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 4 June 2019

Category: Class 1


Astronaut Visor

In science today we tested some different materials to see which once would be the best for a visor. It needed to shade the astronauts eyes from the light. We used the data loggers to test how much light each material let through.

 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 9 May 2019

Category: Class 1


Visit to Alston Observatory

Panthers class had a fantastic visit to Alston Observatory, run by the University of Central Lancashire. We got to go in their planetarium and observe the planets and constellations. We also got to talk to the scientists that work there, and have a go with one of their telescopes!

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Posted by Mrs Knox on 8 May 2019

Category: Class 3


Characters on trial

The children put Wizard Lizard, from Superworm by Julia Donaldson, on trial. Before the trial, the children came up with questions and considered the answers by drawing on inferences about the characters that they had made. 

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


Root investigation

Tigers investigated plants by comparing roots to other parts of the plants. 

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


Recycled flower sculptures

Tigers class looked at a range of artists that created pieces of art using recycled material and objects. The children then designed and made their own flower sculptures that also built on their knowledge of plants. 

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


Pollination

We learnt that pollination happens with help from people, insects, birds and other animals. We used glitter to show how pollen can be transferred from flowering plant to flowering plant. 

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


Seed dispersal

We investigated seed dispersal by simulating seed pod bursting by observing glitter filled balloons. We blew bubbles to help us imagine how different seeds could be carried by the wind. 

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


Science week started with Professor Nitrate

We had a visit from Professor  Nitrate who taught us lots of interesting facts about topics from fire to bubbles. visit

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Posted by Mrs Astley on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 2


We love Drama!

During our English lesson this week we pretended to be reporters to interview the characters for our story. We had great fun using microphones to ask our questions. The children came up with some brilliant questions I think we have some budding reporters in our midst. 

 

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Posted by Miss Woodward on 1 May 2019

Category: Class 1