Thursday, 14 July 2016

Testing our designs

Following the design and build of their treasure island models, today class 5 tested their creations for strength, water and wind resistance. The children's models held out really well despite some very wet and windy conditions!

Monday, 11 July 2016

Treasure Island STEM challenge

Today year 5 faced their biggest challenge yet. They had to think of potential problems they may face if marooned on a deserted treasure island and what the real treasure would be in this situation. Using all of their STEM and science learning and skills gained this year, the children designed solutions to the problems they imagined. Here are some photos of their learning so far...

Wednesday, 6 July 2016

RHS Rosemoor trip

Class 5 enjoyed a fabulous day learning about mapping skills at RHS Rosemoor, Torrington.