In Science, we have been thinking about the way scientists classify animals: vertebrates and invertebrates; insects and arachnids; mammals and birds. Today, we have been creating branching databases to sort and classify them. It is far harder than it looks - you have to really think about the scientific vocabulary you are using...
Sport Relief - Just Dance
We were all very excited to take part in 'Just Dance' for Sport Relief... It was great fun!
We are reading ‘Shackleton’s Journey’ by William Grill. This week, we have written a job application, asking Ernest Shackleton to take us with him on his expedition.
In geography, we have explored the earth, learning about lines of latitude and longitude and locating Antarctica. Miss Anderson came in because she looks after geography in school. She was VERY impressed with our work.
House Expansion - a maths investigation
We got straight back into some problem solving today... our first day back!
We looked at this problem... the house was stretched and it was our challenge to work out where the window, and then the window and door, went.