Category Archives: Science Week

Design a Scientist Competition Winners

Congratulations to all the key stage 2 winners of the Design a Scientist competition. All the winning designs were highly creative and build on the experiences of science week! Well done to everyone who entered and thank you to Ms … Continue reading

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‘A Discipline’ Of Scientists? ‘An Einstein’ Of Scientists?

We are not sure what  the collective noun for a group of scientists should be ( ‘a bunsen’? ‘A quantum’? ‘A study’? )  but what we do know is that we were extremely lucky that lots and lots of scientists … Continue reading

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A Visit From The Birdman – we say hello to an American bald eagle!

On Tuesday and Wednesday, the school was visited by The Birdman and 4 of his birds of prey, from The Eagle Heights Wildlife Park in Eynesford , Kent.  A ‘Barn Owl’, an ‘American Bald Eagle’, a ‘Harris Hawk’ and a … Continue reading

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A Material World with Mark Miodownik

Mark Miodownik is a Professor of Materials and Society at UCL.  Years 3 and 4 felt extremely lucky to spend an hour with Mark this morning as he told the children about the amazing inner world of different materials, as can … Continue reading

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Dr John MacKinnon – Biologist Extraordinaire visits Years 5 and 6!

Dr John MacKinnon, Mr MacKinnon’s father, is a Biologist who has spent the last 45 years of his life studying wildlife in Africa and Asia. He spoke to Years 5 and 6 about about Evolution, Ethology (the study of animal … Continue reading

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