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...

Gummy bears that grow?

Year 4 have really enjoyed the opportunity to realise that they are in fact Scientists, as part of our Science Week celebrations. As our theme was growth, we posed a simple but confusing question – can baby gummy bears grow? We set up our investigation, ensuring...
Making our own play dough

Making our own play dough

What budding scientists, cooks, problem solvers and creative people we are in Nursery. As well as saving money and having the opportunity to explore, we love to make our own play dough, and this way, we can choose the colour and flavour we make. This varies from...
Which material is the best for a coat to wear in the Arctic?

Which material is the best for a coat to wear in the Arctic?

Year 2 have been learning about everyday materials and comparing the suitability of them for different uses. As we have been learning about the Arctic in our Geography lessons, we decided to investigate which type of fabric would be the best for a coat to wear in the...
Marvellous Materials

Marvellous Materials

Year 5 spent time this week looking at scientific vocabulary to describe the properties of materials. The children were given a range of key terms and the definitions to match up! They can now accurately describe different properties of different...