Dogs Trust by Room 10

On Tuesday the 19th of November 2019, Dawn from Dogs Trust came in to our classroom and told us the responsibilities of owning a dog. We learned that a dog should have a certain amount of walks and meals every day. They should have a family to love and care for them. Then she told…

News2Day in Room 10

Every week, our class watches News2day and on it, there is a question of the week. This is a question asked by the show to its viewers. Only the best responses get selected to be broadcast on the show, at the end of the news. Last Monday our Sir, Mr. Devlin,  asked us to answer…

Magnetism

This week we learned about Magnetism. Magnetism means when something is attracted to metal. If the object is not magnetic it will repel. First we got into pairs and we made a list of objects we could test. We chose objects like the radiator, pipes, door handle, table, pencils and our school bags. We made…

Clay Pots Room 9

This week we made Ancient Greek pots out of clay. First we rolled the clay into a smooth ball. Then we squeezed the clay, pulling and pinching the clay with our fingers. We used our thumbs to push down the clay and made a hole in the middle of the ball. We pinched the side…

Book review: Diary of a Wimpy Kid

Diary of a wimpy kid is written by the author Jeff Kinney. It’s about a boy named Greg Heffley. One day he went to school with his friend and they decide to write a comic. They made a catchphrase; it was “Zoo wee mama”. Greg said that it was a bad catchphrase. Greg wanted to…

Room 9 Science Experiments

During science week in room 9, we did lots of fun experiments. Here are our two favourites! Colour changing milk. We needed: milk, food colouring, cotton buds and washing up liquid.  Method: step 1 put the milk in a bowl. Step 2 put a few different food colourings in the milk. Step 3 put a…

Our Class Surveys

In maths this week we did bar charts. We each worked with a partner and each pair picked a question to ask the rest of the class for their survey. Some examples of the survey questions were “What is your favourite colour”, “What is your favourite football kit?” and “What is your favourite country?”. Each…