Tag: science

Fossils in Y3

Year 3 have been learning all about rocks and fossils in Science. Over the past few weeks, Y3 have explored fossilisation and the meticulous work of palaeontologists. A couple of weeks ago, the children made their own fossils using different materials, shells and tools. Last week, they became palaeontologists themselves, carefully excavating their fossils and …

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Year 4 trip to Whipsnade Zoo

On Thursday 2nd May, Year 4 Beam and Beech classes enjoyed a day trip to Whipsnade Zoo. The children were encouraged to reflect  on the extent to which the zoo environment manages to re-create the natural habitats of animals such as rhinos, giraffes, hippos, tigers, lions and meerkats, and on factors which endanger some of these …

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