Tag Archives: KS3

Science in KS2 and KS3

Science in KS2 and KS3

This term Year 5 have been investigating the properties of materials. Amongst other things, we have investigated absorbency,  made a non-Newtonian fluid with cornflour and water (very messy and lots of fun!) and made an irreversible change by mixing bicarbonate of soda with vinegar to make carbon dioxide to blow up balloons! Biology In Year 7 students have been studying

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Art with Rob in KS3 & KS4

Art with Rob in KS3 & KS4

KEY STAGE 3 Year 7 have been exploring colour and shape in paintings to create a composition using shadows without the use of colour black. Some of the most outstanding students in this year group are Rocio Belloch and Carmen Jimenez in Year 7 Blasco Ibañez. Year 8 have been working on a guitar sculpture based on the technique of

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Shellfish in Year 5 Cookery

Shellfish in Year 5 Cookery

In Cookery Y5 have been learning fish are caught or bred for food. Even though some students were a bit unwilling at first, they touched some sea fish and shellfish, then cleaned mussels, cooked them and enjoyed them! They learned a valuable lesson: cooking isn’t always glamourous!

Sleepy Hollow: La Tourné Teatro

Sleepy Hollow: La Tourné Teatro

La Tourné Teatro came to our school to perform Sleepy Hollow. Sleepy Hollow is about a headless horseman that went to Sleepy Hollow to find his head. “In the smal village of Sleepy Hollow, strange events are happening, as legend has it that a rider with no head appears through the woods. A young detective will move there to investigate

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