Term 1 2021 - Science

The children have loved getting stuck into their first science topics of the new school year.

Year 1 have started their first new topic called It’s good to be me. The children were challenged to identify, name, draw and label the basic parts of the human body.

They all did a fantastic job labelling the different parts of the body and even managed to stay still enough for their teachers to draw round them.

In Year 2 the children have been learning about a range of animals including humans. The children have been looking at the human life cycle and how we all grow. They were lucky enough to meet baby Frankie and had time to ask both Frankie’s Mum and Nanna questions.

Year 3 children have been learning about why humans need the right amounts and types of food. They looked at each food group and how they help our body they then completed their own food pyramid to show food from each food group.

Children in Year 4 have been carrying out investigations to determine if gas has weight.

The balloon filled with air dropped down lower than the empty deflated balloon. They found out that the balloon does this because it is heavier than the deflated balloon proving that gas does have weight.

They then found out what happened when gas