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Parents Evening Monday 7th February
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Hadrian Primary School

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Working in groups to create models of the Solar System. Exploring the idea that the Sun, Earth and moon are approximately spherical.

Investigating the movement of the planets in relation to the Sun

Discussing our observations from our Moon Diaries and the movement of the Moon relative to the Earth

Debunking moon myths


We explored gravity by throwing paint bombs and observing what happens to the paint drops. We also discussed unsupported objects always falling to the ground because gravity pulls everything down to the Earth.

Measuring gravity acting on different objects using Newton Meters

Creating bar charts from our results

Investigating how the size of a parachute affects air resistance

Investigating how the shape of a ‘boat’ affects water resistance

Living things and their habitats

Describing how some plants reproduce

Looking at advantages and disadvantages of sexual and asexual reproduction

Exploring the lifecycles of different mammals