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Topic entry point. 5.4.3.2.1… We watched clips of rockets and discussed design features. We then planned our design taking into consideration, aerodynamics, friction, streamline, weight and nose shape. Working in pairs we built our rockets. Testing was the greatest part. Ask your child for the name of their rocket and where they came in our …

All pupils have really enjoyed our topic Express Yourself. The highlight was recreating their own painting of The Scream. I think you will agree they look AMAZING! Such a talented class.                                             

All of the children enjoyed working out mathematical equations using a natural key. A leaf = 5 Stick = 1 Seed = 10 etc. They had to write a calculation for certain answers. The children were then given the challenge to create a date in Roman Numerals only using the materials they had collected. Some …

This half term, we have been taking our learning about electricity to the next level. We have investigated the effect of adding more cells, bulbs or buzzers to our circuits and then tested our knowledge of conduction to build electronic booby traps. We made our own pressure plate switches and built trip switches too. Here …

Hi Doves and Kingfishers For our Science lessons next week, please can as many children as possible bring in: 2 sheets of strong scrap cardboard (roughly A4 sized) Enough tinfoil to cover each of them Consider this the perfect use for all of those Amazon delivery boxes you have accumulated over lockdown! We will be …

Welcome to Kingfishers. It has been wonderful  to see so many happy faces joining us. Everyone has settled in so well. We have been so impressed with their enthusiasm for learning and the kind and friendly attitudes they have shown to us all. We can see that the children have really missed Tranmere and loved seeing …

A big welcome back to all of our classes! Our teachers are all working hard updating their class pages for the new academic year and we are going to be including a lot of this information on here that would have previously been given out via our phase leaflets. Please bear with us whilst we …