Yummy Yoghurt!

As part of their studies about micro-organisms the year sixes learnt about bacteria. We learnt that although some bacteria can make us sick, most bacteria helps us. Bacteria in our digestive system helps us to break down and digest food. Did you know that about 60% of your poop is made up of dead bacteria? We used yoghurt […]

Mealworm Mania!

The year two classes are learning about GROWING AND CHANGING this term. As part of their studies they have been observing the growth and changes in a mealworm’s lifecycle. So far we have learnt that mealworms are actually the larva of the Darkling beetle. We have watched the mealworms grow and moult their skins as […]

Yeast Feast!

This term the year 6 classes are learning about ‘Marvellous Micro-organisms’ in Biological Sciences.  So far we have learnt that micro-organisms are a group of microscopic living organisms like fungi, viruses and bacteria. Did you know that there are more micro-organisms living inside your mouth than there are people in the entire world?? We learnt […]