School Blog: Science

9th May 2022

A grand opening for Kingsleigh’s first Hedgehog House!

In Science we have been learning about the basic needs of animals, in particular the animals we have in the UK.  We have looked closely…

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22nd March 2022

Cute chicks!

Year 1 have had the privilege of hatching baby chicks in our school over the past few weeks. They arrived as eggs but have now…

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17th March 2022

Science in Year 5

This half term, in Year 5, we have been learning about life cycles in Science. We have studied the life cycle of plants, comparing…

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1st March 2022

Where do plants come from?

In Year 3, we have been learning about plants. As part of our learning, we looked at some different kinds of seeds, including cress, tomato…

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4th October 2021

Year 6 Fossilisation

In Year 6 this week; we have started our new learning about Evolution. We recapped our learning on the three types of rock (metamorphic, sedimentary…

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9th July 2021

A Frozen Situation

Last week in Reception, we found that some of our toy animals had been trapped in ice! We had to think of a way to…

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10th June 2021

Let’s Plant

Reception have been investigating how plants grow. We planted four beans: one had sun and water, one was in sunlight but had no…

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18th May 2021

Raft making for Zog!

This term in science we have been learning about materials and their properties. We were set the challenge to build a raft for Zog, so…

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11th May 2021

The Journey Of A River!

This week in Year 5, we have had dedicated an entire day to all things water! We had a visit from Trisha from Waterwise…

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10th May 2021

UK Geography and Living Species

Year 6 came back after the Easter break in fine form! They have had a super start to their last term at Kingsleigh Primary School.

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6th May 2021

Magnet Madness!

Our Science topic for this half term has been focusing on forces, and this week we looked more closely at magnets. Firstly, we had…

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3rd March 2021

Astronauts in Action!

This week, Year 5 have been introduced to their new topic- Space. Although it has only been a short time, we have already learnt so…

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