February 16, 2017
The first half term of the New Year has gone by so quickly. This week’s Blog is feedback given to us by the School Council about the Topics they have been studying.
Click here to see more information on all the Topics
But first let’s introduce you to our School Council and Head Boy and Head Girl.
Left to right - top to bottom
School Council Lois Year 1, Daisy Year 2, Maisy Year 3, Willow Year 4
Felix Year 5, Keira Year 6, Maisy Year 6 Head Girl, Jack Year 6 Head Boy
We’ve had lots of fun and learned so much!
What Topic have you been studying this half term?
Class 1 & 2 Splendid Skies
Class 3 Potions
Class 4 Darwin’s Delight
What was your Topic about?
Lois Y1 – Splendid Skies. I wrote 2 sentences about what I can see in the wind.
Daisy Y2 – Splendid Skies. We have a weather station and every day after playtime we wrote down what the temperature was.
Maisy Y3 – Potions. We learned about making potions. Learning about medicine potions, how they used to do medical operations a long time ago and how they do them now.
Willow Y4 – We made potion bottles out of paper, tights and wire. Then painted them and stuck on ribbons with a drink me label.
Felix Y5 - Darwin’s Delight. Charles Darwin and how his theory of Evolution works. How he collected specimens and learned about natural selection.
Keira Y6 – In science we learned how to extract DNA from strawberries and ourselves. We did an experiment to extract DNA.
What was the biggest thing your Topic taught you?
Lois Y1 – It taught me how a weather chart will tell you how the weather will be.
Maisy Y3 – There are lots of different potions. They have all got different uses and are used for healing people.
Willow Y4 – How medicines have improved and they don’t kill people like they used to.