Super Switches

Super Switches

In year 4 this week we have been investigating and making different types of switches. We were given a range of materials and we had to design and make a toggle switch and 2 pressure switches, one of which that could be turned on by standing on it. We had to then...
Roman Engineering @ Science Centre!

Roman Engineering @ Science Centre!

We visited the Life Science Centre in Newcastle this week as part of our learning about Romans. We took part in a fascinating workshop where we learnt how roman roads were constructed and we had a go at building one of our own. We also learnt about using a...
Music Makers!

Music Makers!

As part of our science topic we formed some musical groups! We made bands, gave ourselves names and set about making some musical instruments using our topic knowledge. We then performed a short song in front of the rest of the class!!...
Animal Ears

Animal Ears

As part of our science topic of sound we spent a bit of time learning about why animals have different ears! First of all we sorted and grouped animals according to different criteria, we looked at size, shape and position of ears as well as considering the habitat of...
The Shape of Things

The Shape of Things

This week in numeracy we have been looking at 3D shapes. We talked about different things that we see around that are different 3D shapes and we investigated their properties. We learnt that 3D shapes have edges, vertices and faces and that they are made up of...