This week Year 5 have been designing and creating their own quiz boards! First, the children had to decide the theme of their quiz before plotting where on the board they would appear. After decorating their boards, the children used split pins and crocodile clips to connect the questions to answers on the back. Then, they could […]Read more "Electricity game boards"
What is the link between this famous African boy and our topic on electricity?Read more "WILLIAM KAMKWAMBA"
We are thinking a lot about our school environment and, in particular, how we can encourage more wildlife. You may well have been studying food chains this year Everyone should take the time to watch and consider this amazing mini documentary about what happened when wolves were re introduced to Yellowstone National Park. The amazing […]Read more "CAN A WOLF CHANGE A RIVER?"
Our end of science unit challenge requires you to create a quiz game powered by electricity! The Design Brief Design an interactive quiz game powered by electricity. Your game should have no more than 5 question and answer pairs. Your game can make use of a battery, wires, a bulb or a buzzer. Also available are […]Read more "Electric Game Challenge"
At the Cheltenham Science Festival you may have seen the EDF Energy tent. There were fun interactive games that have also been part of our Eco Schools learning. Follow these links to look at which household appliances guzzle the most energy and to have a go at powering UK energy needs. Greedy Guzzlers http://jointhepod.org/assets/games/greedy-guzzlers/pod_dragAndDrop.html Energy Mix […]Read more "CAN YOU POWER THE UK ENERGY NEEDS?"
You will notice that your homework requires you to divide by 2 digit numbers! You will be able to do this because you can all multiply a 2 digit number by a 1 digit number with ease. Hints: Knowing what happens to your divisor if you multiply it by ten can be a useful reference […]Read more "Help with division homework"
‘The dinosaur tamer’ I enjoyed looking at all of the dinosaur bones and learning about how they walked (Luca) I enjoyed learning new things and experiencing the different activities (Will R) I found out that the brains of dogs and dinosaurs are of a similar size! (Emma J) Digging up the past I enjoyed digging […]Read more "Stepping into the past and back to the future!"