- Irchester’s Experiments for the 8-12th June!
- Friday 22nd May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Cake! What ingredients do we need?
- Thursday 21st May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Music!
- Wednesday 20th May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Games – in Space?
- Tuesday 19th May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Hats – a competition!
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Monthly Archives: November 2013
Dads Club on a Friday has been going from strength to strength in Irchester. The latest project has been all about the Science of Cider. As we had so many apples in our gardens at the beginning of October we … Continue reading
Congratulations to our new scientist, Carole Kenrick! The Lab_13 Management Committee, together with Mark, Katrina and Shelley, have decided that Carole was the best of all six scientists interviewed. It had been a tough two days but we finally came … Continue reading
Last Friday we had an interview with a lady called Dr. Julie Webb who is a STEM ambassador, a scientist and also a science writer. She is writing a book about inspiring STEM club and wanted to ask us a … Continue reading
Look what Daniel brought into Lab_13 today! It is a Magneto-Electric Machine which was his great grandfathers. He was lucky to find it in his grandparents attic recently and has brought it to school to show everyone how it works. … Continue reading
In Irchester, we have now committed to doing a whole school “Science & something” week each half term. In the past we have had “Science & Writing” week, “Science and Maths” week etc. When we come back after Christmas break … Continue reading
At the moment, between 90-99% of our 90million Ash trees in the UK will be wiped out by Ash dieback disease. Fraxinus is a puzzle which by solving combinations onscreen we can help scientists decode the genetic structures necessary to stop … Continue reading
Today, Year 2 wanted to find out the answer to “How do the leaves fall off the trees?” They already thought that the wind might blow them off but there is wind in summer too and the leaves stay on … Continue reading
You might remember a little while ago we told you about “Spider in Da House” a citizen science project that we could all take part in. Now it’s time for slugs – SlugWatch! There is a big problem in the … Continue reading
Great news!! We have new arrivals in Lab _ 13 Irchester! Two tiny baby snails whose names are Hawking and Brian. They join Darwin, Brunel and Newton in the lab. We like naming them after scientists and engineers. Brian is … Continue reading