Sparking or Sparkling Science in Year 6

By Karen Spinks on Monday, March 12, 2018 in Science, STEM, Uncategorized, Year 6. No Comments

This afternoon, Year 6 have “combusted” iron wool and have found out that iron oxide is heavier than iron wool. This is due to the oxidation process, which changed the iron wool to iron oxide (denser). We did this by using electricity from a battery to add energy which created sparks; combusting iron wool¬†looks very […]

Snow Day is Code Day

By Gary Evans on Friday, March 2, 2018 in Computing. No Comments

If you enjoy coding or online gaming try Scratch 2, Crumble or Kodu. Scratch is a free online resource that allows you to develop your coding skills. Create an account and off you go. Kodu is a gaming development tool created by Microsoft. It’s really easy to use and there are lots of online tutorials […]

Year 6 Red Cross Workshops.

By Georgina Stone on Thursday, March 1, 2018 in Learning Adventure, PSHE. 1 Comment

Year 6 had a wonderful time participating in the First Aid Workshop. They learnt how to use everyday materials to deal with minor injuries. During the Second World War, people had to deal efficiently and confidently with many emergencies. Keep calm and carry on!