Term 6 - Working Scientifically!
This term we will be exploring a variety of investigations. We will be writing predictions, recording our results and writing scientific conclusions. We will think carefully about fair tests and what this means.
The children are doing lots of exciting science throughout the week and you can find photos or what we go up to here!
In the experiment we are testing materials to find which would make the best hankie
We are going to investigate which surface is the best to ride on using a scooter.
Herd Immunity Jenga
In this investigation we use Jenga and stickers to understand how we can prevent viruses spreading and about our incredible immune systems.
Does the Appearance of Food Affect its Taste?
In this investigation we are discovering whether the taste of food is changed by the way it appears, we also looked at regular and irregular fruits and veg. We were surprised by what we found out!
Who Invented Blue
In this investigation we explored natural materials in order to understand how they can be used to make paint and discovered what happened when you grind different materials.
Living things and their Habitats.
This term, we have been exploring a variety of different habitats found in the world and the sort of animals, creatures and plants you would find there. We have explored how suitable animals are to their habitat and how they survive.
Take a look at our wonderful learning!
Rochester class have really enjoyed their science over the last term or so, Everyday Materials.
We have been learning about materials' properties and classifying them.
We have really enjoyed our experiments, such as, learning about friction with car ramps covered in different materials and which materials react in different ways in water.