Properties of materials-irreversible changes. The children made charcoal in forest school. See the before and after photo.
Properties of materials-dissolving. Which kitchen items are soluble and insoluble? There were a few surprises!
Properties of materials-investigating thermal heat and thermal insulation
Learning about cogs
Simple machines-levers, pulleys and gears.
Investigating air resistance using parachutes
Zoom with a space scientist from the Royal Astronomical Society. She inspired us to write job applications.
Investigating the surface of the 'moon.'
Our models of the Earth, sun and the moon
Learning about the Earth's movement around the sun
Dissecting flowers to identify the parts of a flowering plant.
Designing our own seeds. We had to think about how our seed would disperse.
Experimenting with paper copters (inspired by sycamore seeds)
Unfortunately not the ones with chocolate chips.
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