Monthly Archives: February 2014

Coming soon…..

Excitement is building in Irchester… The Lab_13 Lectures are just three weeks away! We are pleased to say that both showings are now FULLY BOOKED which means we have about 400 children from Year5, 6 and 7 coming from all … Continue reading

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Gillespie news 26th February 2014 – crystals and eggs!

Y3 Crystals One sunny day in Gillespie’s Lab 13, everyone in year 3 found out the answer to Rosie, a year 3 pupil’s question “How do you make crystals?” First Rosie and her friend Elvie told the rest of the … Continue reading

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Nick’s Science Cinema Review!

In Irchester we held our termly Science Cinema screening. We are glad to see that not only did Gillespie do their 1st Science Cinema at the same time but that we both watched films that had a similar theme! Dinosaurs!! … Continue reading

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Gillespie news 11th February 2014

Since the children couldn’t make it after school today to write the blog, it will be written by Carole this week. Remember to check our twitter feed for more regular updates: Science Cinema Last night we hosted our very first … Continue reading

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Gillespie news 5th February 2014

This week we are putting up letters saying “investigating in Lab_13” outside the lab door so that everybody knows that in this lab we investigate. We have fun and enjoy ourselves when we find out about science and how things … Continue reading

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How we share how Lab_13 Irchester works!

At Lab_13 we love to share our ideas with other communities. Miss Hogan does a lot of that! Last week was particularly busy for her… Miss Hogan went to a ‘Teach Meet’ at Wrenn Secondary school. There, she had exactly … Continue reading

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StarWatch Live at Irchester

On the 3rd of February we held a StarWatching event at Lab_13. THE WEATHER DIDN’T LET US DOWN! Just at the last moment the clouds cleared and it was a clear sky and you could see all the stars and … Continue reading

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Irchester’s LabTab

Hi guys! Ellie here and I’m here to tell you about our new Lab tab. We recently were able to buy a tablet for the lab thanks to funding from FICPS. It’s great having this new resource to help us … Continue reading

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