Year 3

DT in the sun!

Beech Class took advantage of some greatly appreciated warm and sunny weather to start to make their models of volcanoes. We started with a plastic bottle and built up the mountain using polysteyrene, newspaper and plenty of PVA glue. Watch for further updates.

Potions that make gas

During our potions learning, we have also been looking at the properties of solids, liquids and gasses. This week, we mixed a solid with a liquid and observed the effects. Despite being invisible, we knew a gas was made because the balloon inflated.

How big is your shadow?

The sun thankfully shone last week and Beech Class were able to carry out some practical activities relating to our science topic of ‘Light and Shadows’. We measured shadows at different times of the day to see how they changed and tried to understand why this happens. We then drew what we saw, made a Continue reading