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Building a Jungle home. Bittern’s Forest School

Planning a home is important. You must chose a good site > On a level surface, so that gravity does not pull the building or a sleeping person down hill. > Being on top of a hill is a good place, you can see all around you. > A good floor must have an insulating but comfortable surface. Moss…

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Bitterns Day at the Wildlife Park

A wonderful day at South Lakes Safari Zoo, thinking about animals habitat and how they are adapted to their environment. What do Giraffes eat? Why are they soooo tall? Meeting a jungle inhabitant. What does a snake feel like to touch? Enjoying studying the animals. Why were they sunning…

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Uclan Science Festival

 Finding out about the human skeleton. What are the bones called?  Is there a doctor in the building?  Can you find your pulse?  What can you feel in the box?  A stunning football team.  Which animal did this?  Can you skewer a balloon with a pointed stick?  And for the finale, how are…

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Trip to The World Museum

Had an exciting day at the World Museum in Liverpool, Learning about Mummies. Learning how the Egyptians prepared mummies. We wrapped up one of them.  Learned what the burial process was. Had an explore of all the Egyptian artefacts around. Ask any of us that went about what we found out and…

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Jonah and the Whale

We wanted to know more about the story of Jonah. We heard he was swallowed by a whale! Wondering what it must be like to be inside a whale's tummy. It was dark, smelly and maybe a little bit slimy, ewww! Everyone ventured inside the belly of the whale. We prayed like Jonah to come…

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The Easter Story

Bitterns (Year 3/4) Lead the introduction to the Easter Story. They explained how it all started We were fascinated as they opened resurrection eggs The story began to unfold, we discovered that a donkey had carried Jesus down the hill into Jerusalem Judas betrayed Jesus for silver coins When Jesus…

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