Tag Archives: science

Learning in Flight

Today, Room 9 looked at aerodynamics, and tried to create the best designs for time in air, distance, and style. Then we had our own air show. Great work Primary…

Green Thumbs

Room 9 has been working really hard at making getting their plants to grow. They were learning about root rot and the importance of re-potting growing plants. Great work Room…

R14s tips for reducing our carbon footprint

We’ve been learning about what we can each do to reduce our carbon footprint and help our environment. We’ve been learning about the ‘power of one’ and how each and…

Measurement Masters

Today, to kick off our measuring topic, we decided to challenge some volunteers to follow a recipe using only their hands. We were trying to make play dough, but it…

Eggsperiments

As a finale for our space topic the children in Room 8 designed a space planet lander. To ensure all the delicate scientific equipment would arrive on the surface of…

Ancient Greece

The children in Room 8 have been learning about Ancient Greece during term 2.  We learned that some boys had to join the army aged just 7!  Also that the…

Wind Turbines

This term, as part of our studies in Energy and Sustainability, Primary 5 used Computer Aided Design to create various types of wind turbines. They then used their designs to…

Sustainability and Energy

Primary 5’s topic this term was Energy and Sustainability. They did a fantastic job looking at the different sources of energy and how we could make good choices for sustainability….

Skeletons- P4, R14

In Science we have been learning about skeletons. We learned all the different parts. We had so much fun cutting out our skeletons and gluing all the parts in the…

Sustainable Solutions!

Last week, one child from Room 9 took his learning home and found a unique sustainable solution. He very kindly shared what he had found with the class. Primary 5…