We've had a brilliant start in Hippos!

Well what a wonderful first 6 weeks at Beckers Green I have had! Although the children didn't have to move classrooms from last year, they've had a new layout and have had to learn where everything lives all over again! 

We've made a great start to our Vikings topic where the children have used websites to find out about the this period of history, we've also created timelines and created some wonderful dragon and longboat art...watch this space for the finished pieces (we'll be adding the final touches before half term).

In Science, we have explored sound and have been carrying out some very thought-provoking investigations. Here are some photographs of Hippos investigating whether ear cones amplify sound.

Breaking news this week...a dragon (perhaps a Deadly Nadder, or maybe a Stormcutter) has been caught on CCTV at the front of the school. The children are in the process of investigating this and have put their journalistic hats on so that they can report this news with you. Please don't panic, the children are very knowledgeable about these species of dragons and we believe there is a dragon tamer employed to prevent any further damage by the dragon.

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