Monthly Archives: September 2015

Gillespie News: visitor and Science Cinema

Visitor from Francis Crick Institute During the Lab 13 committee meeting we got a surprising visitor who came from the Francis crick institute for cancer research. She had heard about the Gillespie Lab 13 committee and told us, “We have … Continue reading

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Year 5 and 6 visit the Natural History Museum

On the 17th of September year 5 and 6 travelled on a coach for 3 hours to get to London so we could go to the Natural History Museum. The journey was really long and boring, until we got to … Continue reading

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The fire-pit evening!

Lab_ 13 had an event in the wildlife area to launch our new family club! It was a campfire in Mr Allen’s Fire-pit, we invited any pupils and their parents to come along. From now on every Friday will be … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: Lovely littleBits

This morning in Lab_13 the management were eager to see what Carole had planned for us. Carole had brought in a kit called littleBits, she had bought it for STEM club so that they could make robots. It also linked … Continue reading

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Summer News: Boats and Babies!

Lab_13 are back to school and were straight back to work sorting out the snails and the stick insects and working with the New Year 5 committee. A few exciting things happened over the summer holidays though! Last year the … Continue reading

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Welcome to the new Irchester Committee

The new year 5 Committee have really thrown themselves into running the lab this term, they’re full of great ideas and enthusiasm! Here they are introducing themselves: Hi my name is Holly and I am 9 years old, I’m very happy that … Continue reading

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Gillespie News: Madagascar and Lab_13 Diary

Madagascar fundraiser You may have previously read about our Skype chat with Louise and Lala in Madagascar. We would like to raise money for schools in Madagascar because they don’t have always have the right equipment to learn. We would … Continue reading

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