4L – Electricity!

By Afizia Ali on Monday, October 23, 2017 in Class 4L, Year 4 .... Attention. 2 Comments


Last term 4L learned about how a circuit is created, including insulators and conductors. They enjoyed investigating how a simple series circuit is constructed and what materials allow electricity to flow.    What did you enjoy the most about this topic? What did you discover about the components you used? How does electricity flow? What […]

We are roller coasters designers !

By Dede Pourahmadi on Thursday, October 5, 2017 in News. 28 Comments


As soon as year 5 pupils understood the basic physics concepts that are applicable to everyday items , including potential energy and kinetic energy, they were ready to find out about marble roller coaster day ! In teams, all pupils applied their understanding of those concepts as they constructed their roller coaster. Through a cycle of building, […]

Mighty metals trip

By Shamina Chaudhry on Tuesday, May 2, 2017 in year 3. 10 Comments


The Y3 pupils visited the Museum in Birmingham’s famous Jewellery Quarter.  The museum used to be the actual factory and had all the equipment left as it used to be.  The pupils learnt about the journey of gold from being found in the ground to being made into jewellery.  Unfortunately the gold bars were replaced […]

BIG BANG FAIR, here we come…

By Dede Pourahmadi on Sunday, March 19, 2017 in News. 7 Comments


The BIG BANG FAIR is an exciting opportunity for pupils to access a wide variety of activities promoting engineering and science. This year, to celebrate science week, ALL Year 5 pupils really enjoyed the wonderful  voyage of discovery of virtual reality, medicine, marine biology, film and TV, space exploration, explosive chemistry, crime-solving, robots, computer coding, […]

ONE SMALL STEP, ONE GIANT LEAP FOR YEAR FIVE PUPILS !!!

By Dede Pourahmadi on Monday, January 16, 2017 in News. 17 Comments


On Monday 16th January, year 5 pupils did not make history in defeating the Soviets or Americans in the Space race. Instead, they had the opportunity to meet the Space Expert, Mr Jerry Stone for a very special Space Day. They started by sharing what they already knew about space and tackled some of their misconceptions about […]