For homework, Year 5 and 6 researched the features of buildings that are designed to withstand earthquakes. They then designed and made a building with some of these features.
Pupils from Walton Girls' School came to visit and talk to Year 5 and 6 pupils about transferring to Year 7. They took part in group discussions and role play activities about moving to Secondary School.
In Year 5 and 6 we have been learning about Natural Disasters. As part of our topic we learned about Volcanoes and made papier-mache models of them. We then 'exploded' them using a mixture of vinegar and bicarbonate of soda to create lava.