UKS2 Science

In Science last week we looked at how certain dietary and lifestyle choices can affect the circulatory system. We spoke about how making healthy choices can promote a healthy mind as well as a healthy body and we spoke about the negative effects of a poor diet, smoking, drinking alcohol or taking drugs. We learned […]

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Reception Science – cornflour

We would like to start this blog post by apologising for the messy children many of you welcomed home today. We did wear aprons, but still managed to get messy! Both Mrs Woodley and I got messy too! There was plenty of learning going on though! We investigated cornflour! We added the “powder” and the […]

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Switching on the Science in LKS2

Years 3 & 4 investigated switches in science this week. Using our knowledge of circuits, we discussed what a switch does, how it works and where it can be positioned within a circuit. We then had a lot of fun experimenting with different switches and even managed to make a switch out of a paper […]

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UKS2 Science

This week Years 5 and 6 investigated the effect of exercise on heart rate and collected data to show this. First, we analysed some data showing different heart rates throughout the day, discussing why the heart beats faster at certain points in the day (when we are awake). We also talked about how heart rates […]

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