This week we’ve had a few K’Nex challenges, including designing a vehicle, a water mill and also a whole class challenge of working together to house Mr A.
Well done to Ben and Freya who best fulfilled the design criteria to go through to the Annan Cluster Final next week.
Back in better weather we made a little gif film of Greta Thunberg crossing the Atlantic:
At the start of December we went tree planting near Lockerbie next to the Water of Milk. This was the last stage of a project we’re next going to write about:
The Outdoor Environment Pupil Group were deseeding the sunflowers.
By Izzy and Liam
This term P4-7 took part in their own K’Nex Challenge: they had to build a windmill. Watch these time lapse videos of the class in action:
On their performance in class Ami and Rio were chosen to represent Brydekirk Primary at Annan Academy at the Cluster K’Nex Challenge, and they won, hurrah! Well done Ami and Rio.
The Eels in the Classroom Project that P4-7 completed last session has made the newsletter of the Solway Firth Partnership. Click on the image below to read:
What a term it’s been at Brydekirk and we are all ready for a break before the final term.
Here are some ideas for holiday homework, that P5-7 came up with, for anyone interested or at a loose end:
- Mini Science Project
- Take RME Values lessons and do another example
- work on the iXL challenge
- write a newspaper article
- make a presentation
- make a piece of art
- write your own verse’s of Claire’s “Oh Aye!” song
- practice Duolingo
- do something about anything
- or anything about something
Have a good holiday!