Broxfield Farm

Broxfield Farm

Year 5 had a wonderful day at Broxfield Farm. Mr Thompson, the farmer, shared ample amounts of knowledge and words of wisdom with us about what life is like on the farm. We learned about the life cycle of cows that live on the farm, their gestation period and how the...
Hall Hill Farm

Hall Hill Farm

  The Nursery children had a lovely day at Hall Hill Farm in Durham. We learnt all about caring for the animals and Lisa our guide told us lots of interesting facts. We held chicks, guinea pigs and rabbits then fed goats, sheep and bottle fed a lamb.  There were...
Year 1 Science-Visiting the Baby Chicks!

Year 1 Science-Visiting the Baby Chicks!

Visiting the Baby Chicks! Year 1 children  had the opportunity to learn all about the Life Cycle of a chicken by visiting the Living Eggs in the Early Years classroom. The children had the opportunity to observe the chicks as eggs before they hatched . Once the chicks...

Y5 Science Week

Year 5 participated in Science Week. This involved taking parts in lots of exciting experiments. Firstly, we looked at how to make lava lamps using vegetable oil, food colouring, water and Alka-Seltzer tablets. We found out that oil is hydrophobic -it will not mix...
Science Week 2024

Science Week 2024

Last term, Year 4 took part in Science Week. To celebrate science, we completed a different scientific experiment every day. We separated liquids, diffused colour from skittles, created a vortex by making a tornado in a bottle, observed how gas expands and we made a...