Category Archives: Science

Writing our investigations on which materials will dissolve!

This afternoon we have been given the challenge to come up with our own investigation. We have been given the materials of sugar or coffee to use when dissolving them in water. We have all come up with our own questions (i.e. How will the water temperature effect how coffee dissolves), prediction, controlled variable, independent variable, dependent variable, equipment and method. What material would you use?

Testing the Properties of Materials

Today in science we investigated different types of materials and their properties. This included looking at the magnetism, transparency and flexibility of different objects.

Evolution: Fossils

Today we identified different fossils and compared them to help us further our understanding of evolution.

Learning what adaption is?

This afternoon we have been looking living things, habitats and adaptive traits. We had to put what we thought went into each category. Do you know what living things, habitat and adaptive traits?

Researching Charles Darwin and Mary Annings!

This afternoon we have been given the task to research Charles Darwin and Mary Annings. Then we have been creating presentations on the research we have gathered. Do you know who is Mary Annings?

Penguins- Reading Comprehension!

This morning we have been given a reading comprehension about penguins as well as a set of questions. We had to make sure we read the text given carefully to ensure we were able to answer the questions. Did you know penguins live in both hot and cold places in the Southern Hemisphere, the bottom half of the world, below the Equator?

Describing a life cycle of a mammal!

This afternoon we have been looking at the life cycle of a mammal and have been describing it in our own words. Do you know a life cycle of a mammal?

Understanding the life cycle of a mammal!

This afternoon we have been looking at the life cycle of a mammal.  We have all draw a life cycle of a mammal. Do you know the life cycle of a mammal?

 

Learning how to describe the life processes of reproduction of some plants and food!

This afternoon we had to sort out advantages and disadvantages of different types of plant reproduction. Do you know any advantages or disadvantages?

Living things and their habitats!

This term for Science we are looking at Living things and their habitat. We  are going to learn how many habitats there are, what types of mammals you can name, what are the stages of  a bird’s life cycle and lots more. Can you name any habitats?