Jr STEM starts with a whoosh!

Junior STEM started this week with students investigating balloon rockets. Students learnt about the forces involved and were introduced to Newton’s third law. They worked in small teams to build, develop and test their rockets. The session finished with a demonstration ..

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Primary Science Outreach

Hove Park’s series of transitional KS2 to KS3 science lessons are designed to inspire local primary children to become interested and enthusiastic about science. They will explore science in a practical, interactive and fun way. Primary schools often have limited re ..

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Airboat Challenge

On Friday 22 nd June approximately 50 Year 9s and Year 8s had a visit from John Dalton an engineer who is from the Smallpeice Trust. So who are the Smallpeice Trust? Well their ethos is about ‘Daring Young People to Imagine’. They are all about inspiring ..

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BiOrbAir – Update

Since the last post, students have been busy adding more plants including a beautiful orchid. Life inside the terrarium is thriving with optimum conditions for plant growth. Recently students have introduced ‘Kenny’, a young praying mantis from Kenya. Kenny has settled in wel ..

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BiOrbAIR is up and running!

The terrarium has been successfully setup by a team of year eight students. The group carefully put the unit together and got their hands dirty planting a range of tropical plants. A couple of beetles became the first inhabitants as they were found in amongst the live moss. N ..

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