Category Archives: Planting

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Planting Experiment

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Today Class 8 conducted an experiment.  First they researched the climate and average rainfall of each continent. Each pot represented a continent . They then planted seeds and added water which reflected the weather of that continent.  Class 8 made … Continue reading

Life cycles

This afternoon, we have been looking at the life cycles of both plants and animals. We have been learning about Jane Goodall and have been recording key bits of information in our books. What do you know about plant and animal life cycles?

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Animation

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This afternoon, we have been working together to make animations about pollination. We have been using the iPads and whiteboards to show what happens with the plants and bees. What do you know about pollination?

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Reproduction in Plants

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We have been looking at reproduction in plants. For our experiment, we have taken cuttings from a plant. We will be using an artificial method of reproduction. Hopefully, we shall be able to see roots develop over the next few … Continue reading

Planting!

This afternoon we have had a lot of fun planting. We planted squash, poppies, tomatoes and cucumber. Do you grow anything at home?

Our planting!

Look at how well our poached egg plant and sunflowers are coming along. We make sure we water them everyday. How tall do you think they are?

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Our plants and vegetables!

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Last week we planted some plants and vegetables. We are making sure we water them everyday. What do you think of them?

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Our planting!

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We planted a variety of seeds last week. We make sure we water them everyday to ensure they go. How do you think they are coming on?

Flat bread

Class 8 enjoyed making flat bread to have their herb butter on. Which was your favourite herb butter?

Does petroleum jelly affect photosynthesis?

This afternoon we have been discussing and looking at whether petroleum jelly will affect photosynthesis. We wrote up our investigation including our prediction, independent variable, dependent variable, controlled variable and the method we are going to use. Do you think petroleum jelly will affect photosynthesis?