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21/05/19

Children enjoying the reptile show. Thank you PTA for organising! https://t.co/yNXsCukbxa

21/05/19

Some of our Year 4 pupils and Miss Williamson talking about the Apple iPad pilot they did this term. Presenting to Sir Dan Moynihan. https://t.co/Fx5VUtDZVN

03/05/19

Painting stage started in Year 3 with their mosques! https://t.co/xJqJbE8UB1

03/05/19

Year 5 enjoying their trip to Kew Gardens as part of their topic on rainforests. They looked at plant and animal life and the impact of human behaviour. https://t.co/T323c3oyU4

30/04/19

Year 3 working together making mosques. Looking forward to seeing them finished! https://t.co/1K0pyh3lcH

29/04/19

Year 3 and 4 SuDS champions! https://t.co/Mt6orlLDVx

29/04/19

Charlene from SUDS in to talk about what happens to a raindrop. https://t.co/e9GL3iobvM

26/04/19

Good morning from Year 4! All packed up, eaten breakfast and ready to go...see you soon! Should be back to school by 12. https://t.co/uOUElKGkMI

25/04/19

A little video from Day 2 at Gaveston Hall! https://t.co/jUCqmwOPS2

25/04/19

Year 4 spending their last evening singing and eating marshmallows around the campfire. What a lovely way to finish a fantastic day! https://t.co/KjVq9SCS74

25/04/19

Year 4 enjoying some games and sports before dinner earlier to work up an appetite! https://t.co/RMrqgoxrnK

25/04/19

GH update: Meeting some new friends earlier today. Here’s Harry and Meg! https://t.co/giYeqXFpZb

25/04/19

Lunch time at Gaveston Hall 🥪🍪🍉🥤😋 https://t.co/radXx0B62h

25/04/19

Year 4 are expert pond dippers now! https://t.co/KskU8R5BsX

25/04/19

A walk down the stream, the children were just a little bit wet by the end of it 🙊good job they all brought spare socks! 🧦 https://t.co/y7CTrs6qVF

25/04/19

GH update...Lovely morning swim in the heated pool to start off the day! https://t.co/rpF5vJhRTA

25/04/19

Breakfast time at Gaveston Hall. Fuelling up for a very busy day ahead 💪 more updates soon! https://t.co/AEbhxlybLR

24/04/19

A little montage to share some of the things they’ve been up to today. A scavenger hunt, building shelters, exploring... After dinner, they took a nice stroll along the grounds before getting ready for bed.Looking forward to a busy day tomorrow! Watch this space! https://t.co/G422jizVIZ

24/04/19

Year 4 have arrived safety! They’ve unpacked, had some lunch and now getting ready to do some fun activities! https://t.co/hXULj1hRXW

24/04/19

Year 4 on their way to their residential trip! Look out for updates on their exciting adventures! https://t.co/S689zTEAWJ

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At Harris Junior Academy Carshalton, we strive to develop an awareness and understanding of the role and importance that Science plays in our everyday lives. We appreciate the constantly changing nature of scientific knowledge and use scientific procedures of investigation to introduce, develop and study a broad range of contexts (e.g. personal growth and health, the home, the immediate environment and technology). We are of the view that the development of scientific knowledge and skills are a crucial, core entitlement for all our pupils, since Science stimulates and excites pupils’ curiosity in the world around them.

While studying Science, our children focus on four different aspects:

  • Scientific enquiry – Investigating and following instructions
  • Life processes – Humans and other animals, green plants, variation and classification, living things in the environment.
  • Materials and their Properties – grouping, sorting, changing materials.
  • Physical Processes – electricity, forces & motion, light & sound, light & dark
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