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Super senses!

The children learnt about the 5 senses - sight, touch, smell, taste and hearing. They took part in a senses carousel to investigate how each sense is used. The children also made sensory bottles using a selection of materials and objects

Ourselves...
As part of our 'Ourselves' unit of work, the children were posed with the question 'do people with bigger hands have bigger feet?'. They investigated this question by measuring their hands and feet using standard and non-standard units of measure (cubes and centimetres). Based on their findings, the children concluded that the answer is, in fact, no. 
Marvellous materials!
In Science we have been learning all about materials. The children have been exploring different types of materials including their properties and have been testing their suitability. The children investigated which material would be most suitable for the roof of a Lego house. Here is what they got up to...
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