Next week we will be making our own rockets from recycled materials. If you have any bottles or cardboard boxes that you could provide that would be much appreciated. – Mr Salmon
Today we learnt about forces. First we talked about what forces were. Andrew came up with this idea, that we used for the rest of the lesson. a force makes you do something We drew force diagrams using arrows to show these forces. We learnt the words thrust, friction and gravity. Then we did… Read more »
Today we followed instructions and made our class some delicious jam tarts.
Today we were training to be astronauts! We watched the moon landing video, built our own rockets and took part in some agility training! It was fun!
For this new term I am going to be setting homework through the school’s SAM Learning portal. This will be weekly and will support the children’s learning in class. For those unfamiliar with the log in click here. You will need to use the following details to log in: Centre ID – CM9SN UserID – ddmmyyInitials… Read more »
Today we had a visit from Helen from the Mad Science team. We had lots of fun learning about air pressure and forces. Helen will be running a club at our school – details to follow!
Today we carried it an experiment about gravity. We dropped objects from above be the tables and timed how long they took to land on the floor. Most of us predicted that it would be the heaviest object, but we found that actually they hit at almost exactly the same time.
Today we went to church and learnt about Epiphany. Thank you to the ministry team for their hard work and support. Well done to all the children for their beautiful singing, reading and leading the prayers!
Yesterday we braved the cold to practise word classes. We used sentences drawn on the playground to identify nouns, verbs, adverbs and adjectives. When Mr Salmon called out a word class we had to go and stand on the correct word. In class we changed these words to change the meaning of the sentence.
Today was the first of ten workshops with Amy from The Big Sing. We all had a great time! Please look out for details of our performance on 21st March.