Poplar class really enjoyed learning about Tudor punishments, they were surprised by some of the crimes that got punished. Here are a few of the fact files they produced.
Year 5 worked hard identifying living things outside on Biology Day, here are a few of the things we found.
We have had a great start to the year in Year 5. Miss Knight and I are really excited by the enthusiasm the children have shown for our first Topic “Off with her Head”. This is our first writer of the week, Alicia with a great character description about Henry VIII.
As part of our D and T lessons we have prepared some salads and eaten them. We then used this experience to write instruction texts on how to make salads. Hopefully some pupils have been helping prepare food at home as they enjoyed it so much!
As part of our science topic, we have been planting bean seeds to find out what a plant needs to grow successfully.
To start off out Allotment topic, we had a go at guessing the names of different vegetables, which you might find in a supermarket!
For our Science topic we have been exploring the properties of a range of materials. We have been using scientific vocabulary to describe materials and tested what materials conduct electricity.
To start off our topic we all had a go at making gold! We used different types of materials to explore who could make the best gold product.
In Science, Poplar have been testing materials to see what their properties are. We have been looking at transparent, opaque, flexible, hard, soft and conductivity among other things. What do you know about the properties of materials?