Monthly Archives: April 2013

Dovecote Lab13 Shop reopens…

We’ve mentioned in the past that we run a shop at Dovecote, selling things that we have made in the lab.  Things like our slime kits and candles. We used to run it after school on a Tuesday but we … Continue reading

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Egg Candling

On the 16th of April Lab_13 from Irchester School got their chicken eggs. Today, day 13 from start of incubation, we candled the eggs to see if there is a chick inside. We use a special torch and shine it … Continue reading

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What’s your greatest hope for the future?

In our recent collaboration with the Medical Research Council, Chloe and Brooke shared their hopes and fears for the future.

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News from Gillespie Lab_13

Summer Term 2013 Projects in Gillespie Lab_ 13 All classes at Gillespie School are jostling to work in our new Lab_13 this term! We also have two exciting projects in partnership with two of our local secondary schools to look … Continue reading

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Ask The Scientist: Lara’s Question

Originally posted on PlayDNA Limited:
(L-R) Morgan, Lara and Brooke, who set us three excellent and thought-provoking questions! It’s time for the third and final question in our ‘Ask The Scientist’ series – a selection of questions posed by the…

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Spring has sprung in Irchester!

Hi, This is Morgan and Kieran. Spring has finally sprung in Lab_13! As well as having some chicken eggs to hatch we have also been lucky enough to hatch tadpoles and spot newts! Mini Meadows Farm has been so generous … Continue reading

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Dads’ Club in Irchester

Hi, My name is Ellen and I have just started Dads Club with my dad! For AGES I have wanted to join on a Friday but I have always been busy and my dad wasn’t able to get home from … Continue reading

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