Category: Science

Hot Air Balloons

Have you ever wondered how hot air balloons work?

Have a look at this video:

We used our art time …

Zoom Class with St. Mary’s
Zoom Class with St. Mary’s

We have been learning about things that fly.

We have asked lots of questions and carried out lots of experiments.…

All About Hovercrafts
All About Hovercrafts

We are learning about hovercrafts.  It is easy to make a hovercraft out of an old CD, some bluetack, the …

Flight…Up, Up and Away Project
Flight…Up, Up and Away Project

We have begun an investigation into “Flight” and all things that fly.

Our project is a joint project with St. …

Making and Investigating Kites
Making and Investigating Kites

We have made wonderful kites from paper, skewers and string.

We flew these outside today.  We tried to find the …

Paper Aeroplanes
Paper Aeroplanes

As part of our project on Flight, we made some nice paper aeroplanes today, and we flew them outside.  We …

Our Senses
Our Senses

We are learning about our senses:- sight, hearing, smell, taste and touch.

We tried some interesting challenges that had to …

Investigating  Bubbles
Investigating Bubbles

We were investigating bubbles today.

We looked at what shape they are (interestingly, they are always spherical no matter what …

Investigating Helicopters
Investigating Helicopters

We made paper helicopters  today, and investigated the answers to lots of interesting questions:

  • What things in nature use helicopters
Learning about Electricity
Learning about Electricity

We have all our Christmas lights on our trees.  Today we learned lots about electricity.

We found out that there …