Category Archives: Lab13

Irchester plans: renewing and improving our wildlife area this spring!

Lab_13 has new plans for the wildlife area this spring. Over the last few years it has become a bit overgrown and tumbledown, and we have lost our lovely hedge along the back fence. First we are going to clean … Continue reading

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Irchester Committee with their Amazing Magic Magnetic Maze!

In lunch lab we have been doing a magnet maze and it was a HIT! It was the best lunch lab since the start of the year because so many children wanted to have a go!  Using magnets underneath the … Continue reading

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Irchester goes on a shopping trip for healthier snacks.

To start off the New Year, we have launched our Healthy Snacks project! We’re working with Change4Life, to help children at school make healthy choices about our snacks. Lots of snacks actually have lots of sugar or fat in them, … Continue reading

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Gillespie News: S.E.A. club

We want to run a S.E.A. (Science, Engineering & Art) club because we want people to know how science, engineering and art can be useful together. Engineering is really creative, so is art and science is too. If they are … Continue reading

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Irchester News: New Year, New Term and New Committee!

The end of last term was sadly time for the old committee to leave, but they are going to become f.labs forever, that means they are the friends of the lab. They wanted to write a bit for you about … Continue reading

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Irchester news: Let it Snow Science!

Snow Tracking Last week, year 5 made the most of the snow by venturing out to discover unusual tracks that animals left overnight on the field! They managed to identify the beautiful animals that left these mysterious tracks overnight. Hayden … Continue reading

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Irchester news: Science at the Christmas Fair!

On Saturday, the 2nd of December, Irchester Community Primary School held their Christmas Fair. This year Lab_13 had not 1, not 2, but 3 stalls! A book sale, a lucky dip and a science microscope quiz experiment. Many people (including … Continue reading

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