14th May 2018 Report by Maya in Y4 We have been investigating all about electricity. We had to try to make the bulb light up. We got 3 wires an bulb holder, battery, a bulb and a battery holder and we tried to make the light bulb light. All of us did it! We then [...]
3rd May 2018 Smeaton had an electrifying class assembly. There was a vast amount of clever information and entertaining drama in store when they showed their parents and carers all that they have learned about electricity.
2nd May 2018 Report by Tilly and Phoebe in Hensall Life Cycle Work We went through a Life Cycle power point and then we had to explain the life cycle of an amphibian, frog and a dragonfly. We learned a lot and we had a quiz.
27th April 2018 Year Two children have been investigating hand washing. Fight those germs by washing hands When you've touched the mud. Don't put fingers in your mouth. ‘Cause it won’t do you good. Fight those germs by washing hands When you've been to the loo. Don't forget to scrub [...]
25th April 2018 1. Find a little seed. 2. Plant it in a pot. 3. Water the carpet.
23rd April 2018 Biodiversity - it is a new term, and the children are learning about what it means. Put simply it means having as wide a range of different species as possible. Maintaining biodiversity is an important part of using the environment in a sustainable way. Indiscriminate use of the environment, for example cutting [...]
8th March 2018 Acre Heads is a silver Eco Award school. As such we know the value of rubbish and recycling everything possible to protect the Earth's limited resources. Recycling officers from both East Riding and Hull City councils came to teach all the classes about local recycling systems. Mrs Hare is our Eco Warrior [...]
8th March 2018 Y2 are getting right down to some Acre Beds garden preparation. If they are to produce a blooming good garden, they need to get their hands dirty and prepare the ground. And that's what they are doing here!
7th March 2018 What do you call cheese that isn't yours? Nacho cheese! The Year 3 classes have been making the whole school hungry with their Mexican Tortilla aromas this week. Mayan culture, Mayan history and Mayan food.
7th March 2018 Do you know how big your shadow is? Is your shadow the same size as you? When does your shadow get bigger? When does your shadow get smaller? Where does your shadow show up the clearest? Why does your shadow not change colour? All these are great questions- perhaps Carlton can answer [...]