Year 4 have been finding out how sound causes vibrations. The vibrations made the rice jump and caused water to splash everywhere! The children loved the tuning fork experiment and caused small water explosions. Great fun.
Before Easter Year 3 investigated whether materials are magnetic or not. We really enjoyed using iron filings to detect the magnetic force. We continued to be super Scientists after Easter when we investigated that we needed light to see and how reflective a range of materials were.
Year 4 carried out an investigation to find out how food travels through the digestive system. You could hear the cries of disgust as the food was squeezed in the stomach, was pushed through the small intestine, made stools in the large intestine- and the final scream – was released![…]