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8E Science: The Lungs

This week we have been learning about the lungs.

We conducted a peak flow test to measure the air flowing in and out of our lungs. We did the test 3 times and calculated an average.



We have also conducted the limewater test, which shows if carbon dioxide is present.




  
We learned carbon dioxide turns limewater cloudy.

10R Halloween UV treasure hunt

Pupils had fun searching for glowing treasure in the active zone. Pupils used UV torches to find prizes.

10R baking spooky spider cakes

10R worked together to make spooky spider cakes. A good opportunity to develop our fine and gross motor skills; pouring, stirring ,mixing, spooning and decorating. Smelling and tasting was fun too!

10R sensory mark making and letter formation

Pupils chose which coloured sand they wanted – which gave us a chance to practise signing our colours. Pupils were encouraged to make marks with their fingers and with glo-sticks. We looked at our initial sounds and looked at the patterns glow in the UV light.

Drinks and Nuts advice

Energry Drinks leaflet

Drinks and nuts advice

Actionwork Anti Bullying Workshops

Today, all of our KS3 pupils took part in anti bullying workshops. The interactive sessions helped pupils learn about different types of bullying and its effect on people. Pupils discussed a range of strategies to combat bullying in school and in other situations.





Poppies

Poppy letter

Enrichment

Pupils have designed and painted their own mugs. We baked them in the oven to set the paint and then enjoyed a nice drink from them.

7N accelerated readers

The autumn term accelerated reader results came in and 7N were the top year 7 form class. As you can see they were very happy with the tub of sweets they were awarded .

9W portraits

9W have been studying Frida Kahlo this term and producing self portraits inspired by her work. As you can see they’ve done a fantastic job!