We concluded our Science Week with a show in the Space Dome! Norwell and St Matthews came together and all children experienced a Space and planet themed show. They also had the opportunity to ask their Space related questions to
On Thursday the children carried out a melting experiment. They chose two methods to melt an ice cube and then predicted which would be the quickest and which would be the slowest. The children then carried out their experiment and
Today we made predictions to see which fruit juice would create the fizziest potion! We compared lemon, lime and orange juice in our experiment and found that lemon made the potions foam and fizz the most!
Today was a very busy and exciting day! Anna and Matt brought in their reptiles for the children to see and we were able to learn about them and even had the opportunity to hold some too! The children also
The children enjoyed coming to school as their favourite character from a book and participating in activities. In Class 1 there were George’s Marvellous Medicine related activities for the children to complete, such as designing potion bottles and adding ingredients
We kickstarted Science Week with a demonstration of what happens when we mix Diet Coke and mentos which got us all excited for the upcoming week! We then followed a set of instructions on how to make cornflour slime. The
The children at both Norwell and St Matthews had an enjoyable day bringing their topic to life! They joined in with geography based activities such as orienteering and map reading, as well as role-play and crafts all based around the
It was brilliant to see so many parents come in to review the Power Maths resources and attempt the calculations with their children. The feedback from the cafe was so positive about how it helps parents to support their children’s
The children had a fantastic day at Brackenhurst!They started the morning off with crafts where we made Chinese lanterns, rat masks, money wallets, Chinese dragons and China plates. We then learned about the story of the Zodiac race and went
It was great to see so many families attend the café to see how calculations are taught across the school. Some of the maths problems really made the adults think!