Category Archives: Irchester

Irchester News: Goodbye from the old committee

We have interviewed and chosen our new committee members (we think they’ll be amazing!), but sadly that means it’s time for the old committee members to leave. They wanted to say goodbye, and tell you what their time on the … Continue reading

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Irchester’s Science Week Floating Garden Competition!

    Coming up on this week’s Lab-13 blog: our Science Week extravaganza, a VIP guest, a great day for the committee & some lovely feedback! Last Thursday, Mrs. Tyrell, Miss Draper & the committee went to Wollaston to host … Continue reading

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Irchester News- Year 4 are starting their Primary Engineer Leaders Award

Year 4 are starting their journey to get a Primary Engineers Leaders Award . To get the award, they will have to solve a problem by thinking like an engineer. They will submit their ideas to see if get gets … Continue reading

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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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