Category Archives: Lab13

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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Irchester News: Coffee Morning Science and Thinktank!

  On Friday the 24th of September, it was the 2017 Macmillan coffee morning, where we invited all the parents into school to buy cakes to support Macmillan. Every year group performed a song which they had been learning for … 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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Irchester news: the BBC Terrific Scientific School of Excellence Award

Last week we got the very exciting news, that we have been made a BBC Terrific Scientific School of Excellence! Year 5 and 6 have been doing lots of exciting experiments with BBC Terrific Scientific. We have had lots of … Continue reading

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Irchester Family_lab: making yogurt!

For the first family_lab this year, we welcomed children and their parents into the lab after school to have a go at growing their own yogurt. After comparing top trumps on some really horrible bacteria, we found a more friendly looking … 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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