16th May 2019
Today in Forest School, Sycamore class helped to plant sunflower seeds. This is part of our plants topic in Science. We will be watering our seeds and seeing how they grow each week. We will be recording what we observe in our plant diaries.
2nd May 2019
In our Science lesson today, we wanted to find out the temperature that melts chocolate. We had three bowls of water, one at 5 degrees, one at 30 degrees, the last at 40 degrees. We checked our temperature throughout with a digital thermometer. One piece of chocolate was put on a saucer before being placed […]
30th Apr 2019
In 4 Willow, we wanted to see what would happen to mento peppermints when put into coke. We began with four mints, then six and lastly eight.
4th Apr 2019
Science in 4 Willow The children were investigating what would happen to the mass of lemonade as the gas bubbles escape. They had to observe what happens when they drop raisins into a cup or bottle of lemonade.
29th Jan 2019
In class we investigated which biscuits lasted the longest when dunked in a liquid. We presented our work in a poster format.
17th Jan 2019
The results are in, with the chocolate digestive the winner, coming in first place in three of our five test groups. Mr Black looked very pleased with the result……….
16th Jan 2019
Today in our science lesson, our investigation question was “Which biscuit should Mr Black dunk?” We tested a total of nine different biscuits. We made the test fair by using the same amount of water, and temperature,in the same size cup, dunking the same biscuit at the same time. The biscuits were timed to 8 […]
11th Sep 2018
Science Day 3! Monday 26 March 2018 The focus of this Science Day was Earth and Space. During the morning, throughout the whole school, children were asked to think of in-depth questions relating to Earth and Space. They then would have to research to see if their questions had answers – many of them did not! […]
11th Jun 2018
In Science we have been investigating how plants drink and we are looking at the question can we make white daisies/celery multi-coloured? We done an experiment using equipment e.g. celery with leaves, white daises, red and blue food colouring, glasses and water. The children filled the glasses half way with water and added red food colouring to half of them […]
21st May 2018
Hawthorn have been continuing their investigations into electricity. Today they have devised an experiment to test which materials are conductors and which are insulators.