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Happy 2nd Birthday Lab_13 Irchester!

As you all know, recently, it was Lab _13’s 2nd birthday!!!!!! It was stupendously stupendous. The day kicked off with an amazing assembly hosted by us, the committee. It was exciting and interactive and we wowed all 350 children with mindblowing … Continue reading

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Rubbish – Reduce, Reuse, Recycle into toys!

Year 5 students at Irchester have been working on a very exciting project with the Dept. of Waste Management, University of Northampton. Dr. Waleed Montasser and Louise Maxwell, and Bianca, Evie and Livia (Brazilian visiting students) work alongside our Year 5s to design, plan, … Continue reading

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Medical Research Council Interview Irchester

Today, some Irchester children were interviewed by Brona from the Medical Research Council. We are working with her on a very cool project about imagining the world in 100 years. We are making some futuristic projects for her but today … 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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Science Kits almost ready!

Lab-13 Irchester’s science kits are just about completed. The labels are designed (and they are looking very eye-catching!), the info booklets are prepared and all of the equipment that needs to be used is all packed inside packets and ready to … 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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Little Entrepreneurs and Little Sherlock Kits

Work has started on our amazing Little Sherlock kits. We got such good feedback from when we gave them out at the Big Bang Fair in March that we decided to start selling them properly. Our Little Entrepreneurs work on … Continue reading

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