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Gillespie News: Flying into Physics

Y5 have been going to a local community centre where Scarabeus, an aerial theatre company, are based. We go there to learn about the physics behind forces. We put harnesses on and do upside down turns and twists and spins. … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: the science of space

The Science of Space On the 5th December the science committee have arranged a family learning night, where families can come to learn more about the science of space. There are a few surprises in store. We are lucky to … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: Epic Family Space Night

Epic Family Space Night It will be epic and the theme will be space. It will be on Tuesday 5th December after school. We’re inviting children and families from our school. We want them to learn more about space and … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: Origami and Mission Mosquito

ORIGAMI This morning we had a go at making origami, which is the art of folding paper. We love origami because it helps you practice following instructions, estimating distances, creating shapes, using symmetry and it helps your fingers gain more … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: science cinema!

Hi, this is Inigo and Maya, and we are part of the new committee at Gillespie. We joined the committee because we love science!!! We are bringing to you news of our science cinema. This special screening is happening in … Continue reading

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Gillespie news: our new committee!

Out with the old and in with the new Our new committee has been chosen. The new Y5 & Y6 team consists of 10 committee members, and two more children will get a new job called the committee technician (we … Continue reading

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Gillespie News: Exclusive Interview!

Dr Cathy Roberts, our Mission Mosquito scientific supervisor, was kind enough to let Danny Krige (Y5) have an exclusive interview with her Q: What made you want to do the mosquito project? A: There were 2 things I heard from professor … Continue reading

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