- Irchester’s Experiments for the 8-12th June!
- Friday 22nd May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Cake! What ingredients do we need?
- Thursday 21st May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Music!
- Wednesday 20th May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Games – in Space?
- Tuesday 19th May, Lab_13 Birthday: Science Party Hats – a competition!
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Tag Archives: Lab_13
To celebrate Lab_13 Irchester turning a fantastic 5 years old, we had an amazing day; the Wonderful World of Science! It was a Birthday party that lasted all day, and everyone in the school could come! We had three different … Continue reading
On Friday a group of children from Bridgewater School visited us at Irchester. They were STEM ambassadors, STEM stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths. They want to set up their own lab, and came to see ours and ask … Continue reading
Lab_13 are back to school and were straight back to work sorting out the snails and the stick insects and working with the New Year 5 committee. A few exciting things happened over the summer holidays though! Last year the … Continue reading
This week Mrs Alison came in to the Lab 13 Committee meeting and announced some great news: that we had won a national community award! We are very happy to accept this award and hopefully this Friday we can announce … Continue reading
On Friday the 22nd of May we introduced the shadow art competition for the lab’s 4th Birthday. We were impressed by all of the entries, there were loads of different ones including Elizabeth 1st walking her dog, a pretty cool … Continue reading
So, we’ve met the kids of Lab_13 Ghana but who are the Scientists-in-Residence behind the scenes? The four SiR’s are in Bosomtwe to develop, shape and support the long-term impact of Lab_13 Ghana. These guys are on the frontline … Continue reading
This week Rick came to visit us in Irchester to see how Lab_13 was doing and to see if we could offer advice to new Lab_13s. It’s a bit like a party when Rick comes to visit. We had drinks, … Continue reading
We swabbed different parts of the school searching for bacteria. To do this we had to make agar gel.The way this works is the bacteria feeds on the glucose in the nutrient agar which makes them grow into a colony … Continue reading
Our Year 2s in Irchester also went on a science residential last week. Miss Hogan went with them to complete a range of science activities to explore the farmland and gardens of Grendon Hall. Using the ethos of the John … Continue reading
Charlotte is in Year 5 and wrote this poem to show how she thinks of science and the way we explore the world around us.