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Irchester’s Stick Insects, and The Crunch!

  TESTING EQUIPMENT Wellcome Trust has started a project called The Crunch, it is about food production and where our food comes from. They asked Irchester to test out the lesson plans, as the Wellcome Trust knows what a good school for … Continue reading

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Summer News: Boats and Babies!

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

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Lab Pets – Giant African Snail News!

We have some very exciting snail news! As you know, we have 4 Giant African Snails. who live in Lab_13. Darwin, Newton and Brunel are about 4 years old and little Hawking is almost 1 year. On Monday we noticed … Continue reading

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Gillespie news 26th February 2014 – crystals and eggs!

Y3 Crystals One sunny day in Gillespie’s Lab 13, everyone in year 3 found out the answer to Rosie, a year 3 pupil’s question “How do you make crystals?” First Rosie and her friend Elvie told the rest of the … Continue reading

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Snail News!

Great news!! We have new arrivals in Lab _ 13 Irchester! Two tiny baby snails whose names are Hawking and Brian. They join Darwin, Brunel and Newton in the lab. We like naming them after scientists and engineers. Brian is … Continue reading

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