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The fire-pit evening!

Lab_ 13 had an event in the wildlife area to launch our new family club! It was a campfire in Mr Allen’s Fire-pit, we invited any pupils and their parents to come along. From now on every Friday will be … Continue reading

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The Winner of Irchester’s Shadow Art Competition

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

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New Scientist in Residence at Irchester

My name is Alice Draper, and I’m very excited to be starting as the new Scientist for Lab_13 Irchester! I’ve loved science before I even knew what “science” was- I remember being in Year 2 or 3 at school, and … Continue reading

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Lab_13 Lectures 2015!

 The Lab_13 Lectures 2015 were, once again, a terrific hit! Each British Science Week, Lab_13 Irchester runs the Lectures which are a celebration of science, technology and amazing feats of engineering. The unique thing about Lab_13 Lectures is that 50% … Continue reading

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OFSTED: Research and Analysis – Improving science with the Lab 13 Irchester project

Good practice in Science at Irchester Primary school recognised by Ofsted Yesterday (3rd March 2015) Ofsted published an example of good practice in science teaching. The report celebrates the role of Lab 13 in driving school improvement at Irchester Community Primary … Continue reading

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Raspberry Pi powered timelapse!

Recently, we have become interested in timelapse photography. Our top Year 6 coders used a raspberry pi and a raspberry pi camera to capture it. Year 3 Science club set up the seeds and chose the best place to put them. … Continue reading

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Starting the Lab_ 13 Lectures!

This year we are hosting our 3rd annual Lab_13 Lectures! Inspired by the Royal Institution Christmas Lectures, Irchester do our own version held in the Wollaston School auditorium. This year, the lectures will be on the 18th of March which is … Continue reading

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