Growing Gummy Bears

Growing Gummy Bears

Linked to this year’s Science Week theme of ‘Growth’, we investigated the question ‘How do baby gummy bears grow into big gummy bears?’ We placed them into different solutions, including salt water, sugar water and vinegar. We left them overnight and observed the...
Recycling Heroes

Recycling Heroes

After learning all about materials in Science, Year 1 enjoyed applying this knowledge to sorting items for recycling . We discussed the importance of recycling, and how not being thoughtful with our rubbish can damage our environment. We then loved finding the...
Year 2 Planting Bed

Year 2 Planting Bed

As part of our PSHE and Science lessons, we have been investigating  growth. We discussed how we can grow in many ways such as emotionally. We also discusssed how plants grow from  seeds, so we planted some flower, radish and strawberry seeds.Over the next term, we...
Discovering Habitats

Discovering Habitats

Year 2 have really enjoyed learning about living things and their habitats. They particularly enjoyed investigating micro-habitats and identifying these in our school grounds. Some children were surprised with how many animals they actually found. They have also been...
National Oral Health Day with Nursery

National Oral Health Day with Nursery

Sunday 20 March, was National Oral Health Day. In Early Years we recognise the importance of promoting and supporting children’s oral health so they can achieve a good understanding. In nursery, we looked at the importance of brushing teeth so we can prevent health...
Super Scientists!

Super Scientists!

‘Can gummy bears grow?’ We posed this question and asked our Year 2 children if they could find out the answer. Some children suggested stretching them and this made them grow a little. We decided we were going to put them into different liquids to see if this made...