Tag Archives: Ms Brennocks Class

Puffin Live – The Illustrators Take Over

Puffin Live – The Illustrators Take Over

On Friday, we joined a Puffin Virtually Live presentation.  We were able to draw along with Adam Hargreaves – son of Roger Hargreaves, who continues his father’s popular Mr. Men and Little Miss series of children’s books, and this year has illustrated the Dr Men Series.
We created comic book characters with Jeff Kinney, author and illustrator of Diary … Continue reading Puffin Live – The Illustrators Take Over

Mystery Skype – Canada

Mystery Skype – Canada

We had a Mystery Skype today with St Louis School, Leamington, Ontario, Canada.
We found them, before they found us. It was great fun and it was our first Skype Call with Canada this year.
They are a 4th Grade class and their teacher is Ms. Reeb.
We hope to connect with them again.
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Garden Birds Survey

Garden Birds Survey

We are taking part in the Garden Birds Survey this year. We made bird identifiers to help us name the birds.
We found the survey here.
We found the Garden Birds Dial here.
This page will help you to identify garden birds.
 

Skype Call with Night Zookeeper

Skype Call with Night Zookeeper

We had a great story telling Skype call today with Olivia from the Night Zoo. 
She got us to use our imagination, she told us it was our super power! We imagined lots of new animals for the Night Zoo. 
Olivia then read us a story….but we have to find out what happens by reading the rest … Continue reading Skype Call with Night Zookeeper

Skype Call – Kazakhstan

Skype Call – Kazakhstan

We took part today in a Skype Flash Mob. There were schools from all over the world taking part. We acted as the jury for NIS, a school in Shymkent. (Skymken is the capital of the south Kazakhstan.)
The children in NIS school, performed dances in groups, and we as jury members voted on their performance … Continue reading Skype Call – Kazakhstan

Science Week – Experiments

Science Week – Experiments

We carried out some more experiments today.
They both involve chemical reactions. First we put ‘Mentos’ sweets into a bottle of ‘Coke’. It caused the Coke to gush out of the bottle.
Then we put baking soda into a balloon. We put the balloon over a bottle containing vinegar. When the baking soda is tipped into the … Continue reading Science Week – Experiments

Science Week

Science Week

We did lots of experiments today to celebrate science week.

We put an egg into vinegar to see what would happen to it. We know that vinegar is an acid, so we made some predictions. We’ll check on the egg every day to see if it is changing.
We put hot water on a circle of ‘Skittles’ … Continue reading Science Week

Sharks 4 Kids

We had a visit on Friday from Eimer. She is a marine biologist. She works with sharks and seahorses. We learned a lot about sharks and we got the chance to handle some artifacts. Click on the link to see some pictures.

 

Science Week – Electricity

Science Week – Electricity

We had great fun today creating circuits. We made light bulbs light up, buzzers sound and motors spin!

Mystery Skype

Mystery Skype

Last Friday we had our first mystery Skype with a school in Japan.
The found us before we found them! We had lots of fun and they answered lots of questions for us about Japan. Their school in in Akita in the North of Japan. 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 

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