The whole school joined up with our leavers, Year 8, to complete a Maths challenge quiz around the school. The Year 8's had designed a quiz and maps to guide the children around the school. They had to answer a variety of questions relating to number, shape and space. There were a variety of questions for each Year. Reception enjoyed working with Year 2.
Year 1 have been learning about Sound and have understood that it is a type of energy made by vibrations. Nikita has learnt that when an object vibrates, it causes movement in the air particles. These particles bump into more air particles. This movement, called sound waves, keeps going until they run out of energy. Nikita learnt that if your ear is within range of the vibrations, you hear the sound. When the vibrations are fast you hear a high sound . When the vibrations are slow, it creates a low sound. Here is Nikita putting this to the test using windpipes.read more