Monthly Archives: October 2013

Paper helicopters

Paper helicopters

Paper helicopters

In our Topic work we had found some sycamore leaves in the forest. In Science we investigated what made them spin. We made some paper helicopters and tested them outside. We made big ones and small ones. We put paperclips on them so they were heavier otherwise they just blew away. We thought the little ones spun faster.

Healthy pizza!

Healthy pizza!

Healthy pizza!

This week we have been learning about healthy foods. We made pizzas using wholemeal pitta and then added a selection of healthy toppings. We talked about the different food groups and talked about which are the most important to keep us healthy. There was some disappointment at chocolate not being the most important food group – and that was just Miss Sharpe!