This week we learned all about the respiratory system and the importance of keeping our lungs and heart healthy by exercising.
This week's challenge, see below, includes recording how exercise affects our heart rate.
Challenge 5 - 12/5/17
This week we watched the episode Gets Planted. Children's challenge for this week is to create some fantastic artwork.
Experiment 4 5/5/17
this week we learned about cocoa beans and we all know what that means ... CHOCOLATE. See details of the experiment below.
Experiment 3 28/4/16
this week children were challenged to make the longest strongest bridge. See the photos below for our fabulous finalists. Each finalist won a science experiment kit
Experiment 2 - 24/03/17
This week we watched Gets Lost In Space.
Your challenge is to build a rocket. See below for step by step instructions for how to design the coolest rocket.
I have also attached two links for older scientists who, with adult supervision, want to make their rocket launch! If you'd like to borrow some safety goggles, please ask Miss Wood.
NASA BUBBLE ROCKET
Experiment 1: 03/03/17
After watching the magic school bus episode 'Kicks up a Storm' your STEM challenge is to make a storm in a bottle.
Use this video link if you need help
Every child took home a balloon to complete our first experiment.