Yr 6 Term 4 2017

 
We're continuing to work on our Land Before Time topic this term.
 
A terrific piece of spelling homework featuring words with the prefix 'tele' which comes from a Greek word meaning 'at a distance'.
 
 
Our home-made smoothies and cakes for sale...
 
We're learning about volume
 
World Book Day! 
 
We had a trip to 'Science Incubator' Unit DX, a brand new laboratory and office facility for science start-ups on Albert Road.  We took part in five different, fun science activities.
 
Finding out about molecules...
 
 
and batting 'buckyballs' around in a virtual environment.  This was REALLY cool! 
 
 
Using a microscope to learn about the physics behind the vivid colours of butterflies' wings and peacock feathers...
 
 
Looking like real scientists and doing some chromatography...
 
 
Taking part in a competition to come up with our very own inventions...
 
 
Learning about how information is transmitted using fibre optics.
 
 
We had a brilliant afternoon!
 
 
Look at Barnaby's intricate designs for colouring...