Tag Archives: Art

Science Sculptures Trail in Irchester

Today, we invited people from the community to come on our sculpture trail. As you know, we have several science sculptures and projects that combine arts, science and play around the school. Our Science Sculptures will hopefully help us get … Continue reading

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Irchester Science Sculpture

Hi, this blog is about the progression of our fabulous science sculptures which are mostly done. Firstly we have completed the giant bug hotel, super sound tubes, string telephones, solar panelled sun and the rain measurer sculpture. We have added … Continue reading

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Irchester at 3-2-1 Ignition!

What a week we’ve had! The Irchester Committee traveled, on a train, to Nottingham for the world’s first Science Pop Up Shop. We arrived to meet Rick, from Ignite, and we set up our stall. We started to sell our Little Sherlock … Continue reading

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Irchester Clubs Update

Jack and Ebony interviewed some of our students about what they like in science clubs.  Emily, whose Dad comes to Dads’ Club said “I liked doing the paintings that are about science.” The dads club are making a timeline from the beginning … Continue reading

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Irchester Dad’s Club

Hello! This is Emily B. writing about the Dad’s in the Lab project at Lab_13 Irchester. Each Friday of each week of this term a group named Dads in the Lab (consisting of children and their dads) meets in the Lab … Continue reading

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Science and Art in Irchester

 We are starting this term with a really special project. We are going to be designing Science Sculptures for our school – celebrating science through Art. The whole school will be involved so each year group will be working on … Continue reading

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How does the Irchester Question Board work in Lab_13?

Hi! It’s Fran and Ellie writing the blog for Irchester this week. We wanted to show how our Questions Board guides what we do in our Lab_13. Last week we looked at the question “What is the difference between a … Continue reading

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A Science Poem by Irchester Year 2 Science Writers (age 7 and 8)

What is Science? Scientists make our TVs and our toys, Scientists can be girls or boys. It makes frogs live and it makes frogs dead, It makes the flowers grow in the flower bed. Science is crazy, it helps us … Continue reading

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The Tinkering Studio website

Dear all – HNY here is a link to the Tinkering studio website at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.. http://tinkering.exploratorium.edu/ it has a list of activities, including marble runs, light play and painting, circuit boards; plus artists and other ideas. … Continue reading

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