Science is a big focus at Nunthorpe. We teach it through practical investigation, which encourages children to think independently and to work successfully and collaboratively in teams. Our science leader is Mrs K Hamilton, who teaches science from Y2 to Y6.
Science is taught in each year group as follows:-
The topics in each year group are as follows:
Y6 children spend 6 weeks in after school club preparing to deliver this event, where Y3 children bring an adult family member to take part in exciting scientific exploration!
This is a science and design technology project, culminating in a competition between local schools.
This year, Nunthorpe broke the all-time record with a distance of 113m - so impressive that Prof. Brian Cox was interested!
Our own Time Peake lookalike was on hand, helping with repairs!
The winning team - The Flying Pringles!!
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