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...

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...
St David’s Day

St David’s Day

St David’s Day This half term, the Mini Vinnies are committed to shedding light on the lives of various saints by sharing insightful and engaging information about them with the rest of the school. This afternoon the Mini Vinnie communication officers visited...
Keepmoat Homes Visit

Keepmoat Homes Visit

Geoff from Keepmoat homes came into school to talk about construction and site safety. The children found out about the construction business and how important it is to build communities around new building sites not only houses. They learned about the different roles...
Year 5 Dissolving Experiment

Year 5 Dissolving Experiment

Dissolving Experiment  During their Science experiment yesterday, Year 5 learned how materials dissolve to create a solution. They discovered that dissolving occurs when the particles of certain solids mix with those of certain liquids. When a material dissolves, it...
Bikeability

Bikeability

Some of our children in years 5 and 6 have been learning cycling safety and skill whilst completing their level 2 cycling proficiency.