We have started our new topic all about the Maya people and the Maya civilisation. In groups, we thought of many different questions we would ask a Maya child from Mexico if they came to visit our class.
We made our own pencil cases and chose to use a running stitch, back stitch or blanket stitch to sew the sides together. Some of us chose to use Velcro to fasten them, whereas others used a zip.
We have been learning about reversible and irreversible changes. We did an experiment to find out more about what happens when the acid in the vinegar reacts with sodium bicarbonate.
We made up our own dances and dramatic performances:
We tested a range of solids to see if they would dissolve in water to form a solution or if they were insoluble and left a sediment:
We followed a set of instructions to make our own plasticine pottery, inspired by Anglo-Saxon methods.