On the 6th July, Lemurs had a first aid session and learnt what to do in an emergency. We learnt how to fit a sling on – it was quite difficult! Also, we learnt how to put a bandage on. When someone faints or gets hurt and they’re on the floor, you can put … More Emergency, emergency!
During school, Year 6 have been practicing for a play at the Seagull Theatre. Ashleigh and Louise have came in and helped bring together the performance. On Wednesday we had a day at the theatre, practicing on stage and the backstage had a chance to experience what its like behind the scenes and up in … More The Odyssey
Yesterday the remaining year 6 ( people who have not gone to Eaton Vale ) went to Minsmere for the day. These are some of the things we did: mini beast hunting; guess what the mini beast; make dens. We made dens out of big, thin, short and long sticks and then added some little … More Mini Minsmere trip.
Last week, Lemurs designed & made fairground rides! How we constructed our fair rides: Firstly, we designed a ride as a group and added the key features to our design. Next we drew a cuboid and measured out how many pieces of wood we’d need for our frame, and then we cut the 60cm long … More Lemurs in a spin……
Last Friday, Lemurs went to Sizewell B, which is a nuclear power station. We all really enjoyed learning about generating electricity! We had three different activities to participate in. We were mixed into three groups. Our groups were called: Protons, Neutrons and Electrons. The first activity was the Jelly Challenge, which was about friction. If … More Lemurs Go Nuclear!
Lemurs started STEM week early, visiting Sizewell B on Friday (more to follow later) Today we explored wheels and pulleys in preparation for making carousels.
On the 12th of June the digital leaders went to Adastral Park [BT centre] Martlesham, to compete in the national final against 45 other groups , using different software [c++] to determine who’s going through to the UK finals. We were welcomed by a BT supervisor , who showed us to a big inflatable dome … More Co-Space national final trip!