Exploring Forces…

This week in year 3, we have been exploring our new science topic of forces! We have been thinking about different forces that we use everyday that involve pushing or pulling. We did an experiment to compare how an object moves on different surfaces. We had to roll a...
A Scientific Shadow of Doubt

A Scientific Shadow of Doubt

Today in 6B, we were investigating how light rays from the sun affect the length of shadows throughout the school day. Our main item of equipment was the sun, which thankfully remained usable for the whole period of measuring.  Every half hour, a group of three...
How Sound Travels

How Sound Travels

We’re currently learning about sound in Science, so yesterday we conducted an investigation into how sound travels. We used wire coat hangers and string to make Ear Gongs! Here are some photos of the investigation in action: But how do these Ear Gongs work? When...
Super Scientists

Super Scientists

Today, Tuesday 10th January 2017, Year 6 went to the Natural History Museum to discover facts about Earthquakes and Volcanoes. At first, we went to the Attenborough Studio to be part of a science show. We investigated geological forces from deep within the Earth by...