Year 3 have seen the Light!

9th Jan 2020
Year 3 began their Science Topic of 'Light and Shadows' this afternoon and they played with various light sources, reflective materials and observed changing shadows. We managed to get our Main Hall fairly dark but… Read More

How healthy a breakfast is this? It was certainly tasty!

19th Jun 2019
Year 3 pupils have been learning about healthy eating as part of this term's Science topic. They enjoyed an afternoon of making pancakes and porridge and then trying to make these healthy by adding natural… Read More

Testing Toys.

27th Feb 2019
There was very little friction shown by the pupils in Years 3 and 4 when we suggested they spend some of their afternoon playing with toy cars and ramps.  All in the name of science… Read More

Playing colours or amounts.

31st Jan 2019
Pupils in Years 3 and 4 have been learning all about sound in science. Being quite a noisy bunch (in the nicest possible way), they have enjoyed using various objects to make different sounds. On Wednesday,… Read More

Saving money by making our own envelopes

9th Dec 2018
The pupils in Years 3 and 4 have been really busy making their own Christmas cards. So I decided to use one of our maths lessons to teach the children how they could make their… Read More

Dynamic Debugging in Years 3 and 4

9th Dec 2018
This term, Year 3 and 4 have been working on solving online puzzles using block coding techniques.   This week, we have introduced the idea of debugging to the class and encouraged them to work together as… Read More

Hot Chocolate or Chilled Chocolate - changing states; delicious tastes.

2nd Dec 2018
On Friday, pupils in Years 3 and 4 discovered how chocolate can change state from a solid to a liquid and then back again and this rate of change depended on the temperature applied to… Read More

Year 8 Complete Arconic Challenge

18th Oct 2018
Year 8 are completing the Arconic Challenge, designing robots to make the work a better place @Arconicexeter @STEMHub_SWest Read More

Learning about light - a shadow puppet production.

24th Jul 2018
Topaz class have been learning about light this term and three teams managed to put on a shadow puppet production for other pupils in Years 2,3 and 4. Here is a trailer for one of… Read More

Topaz create some impressive volcanic eruptions.

2nd Jul 2018
As part of our literacy lessons, Topaz have been learning about how pebbles are formed. They have explored the history of a pebble over 450 million years. Some pebbles start from a volcanic eruption and… Read More