As the trees shed their leaves and bare their branches, our thoughts today came for the birds and providing some food shelter for the winter ahead. We have 4 bird boxes so we had a look to consider which trees would be ideal for them.
Today the year 5 scientists created an experiment based on their thinking about reversible and irreversible changes. Although they have just begun this subject, year 5 already had some good ideas about the changes that might occur. They had 4 substances including oil, water, vinegar and bicarbonate of soda and had to devise an experiment […]
Today in maths we were exploring squared numbers. We discovered that squared numbers make squares on the multiplication grid for example 2 across and 2 down (2×2) made 4, 3 across and three down (3×3) made 9- all squares. We then saw a pattern going diagonally across the multiplication grid and could predict the next […]
In year 5 we have been thinking about the issues surrounding girls in the developing world as well as our own. We thought about Nya, the character from our class novel, A Long Walk to Water and how she spends her days walking to fetch water for her family and does not go to school. […]
Today the Wild Things harvested the remaining tomatoes and began preparing the beds for a new set of seedlings. Some continued to create a barrel of fertiliser – all you need are some weeds and some water and let nature take it’s course. Luckily we have some knowledgable Wild Things to check on the progress