Science

The parts of a plant

The parts of a plant

In science Year 2 have been exploring the different parts of a plant.  The children looked very closely at a plant and were able to touch and feel the roots, stem, leaves, flower, bud and petal. They discussed what the purpose of each part...

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Science Week Experiments

Science Week Experiments

We carried out a few experiments as part of science week.  We made helicopters and talked about how they worked, we listened to different sounds that weren't heard by the older people, we made a hole shape with our hand, looked at optical illusions and tried to...

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Sound

Sound

Our topic in Science this term is sound and we've been finding out lots of new things including how sound travels, how sound can be different (pitch and volume), what's the best shape and position of ears in animals, will a big or small cone help you hear better.  ...

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Science week

Science week

The theme for this years British Science week is 'growth'. This week, we explored the process of reproduction in animals and classified animals using a carroll diagram. We identified trends linked to growth. Well done Year...

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Food Groups

Food Groups

In science Year 2 have been learning about the food groups; proteins, fats, vitamins, dairy and carbohydrates. The children know eating these foods aid growth, strength and energy levels. The discussed the importance of eating a healthy, balanced...

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How to make a circuit

How to make a circuit

Today was the first time we have tried to make a circuit in science.  First, we tried a very simple one using only a battery and a bulb.  After that, we included other things like switches.  We also explored why some of the circuits wouldn't work - it was so much...

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Investigation

Investigation

Today, Year 5 carried out an investigation to find out ‘Does our shadow change throughout the day? We used a range of Scientific enquiry skills to conduct our investigation. Excellent work- well done Year 5!      ...

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