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Welcome to Elmstead Primary School

Year 2

Spring Term Science

We have been investigating whether cress seeds would grow better in greenhouses, so we made our own!

We used juice cartons, straws and zip lock bags to make our greenhouses.  They worked brilliantly at keeping the warm air in. 

We have also completed an investigation using glitter on our hands to see how germs can spread easily.  We learned how important it is to wash your hands using soap.  We tried washing our hands while singing Happy Birthday.  We didn't stop washing until we'd finished singing.  This helped us to make sure we washed our hands for long enough.


Finally we have tested materials to find out which ones would be best to make a waterproof coat.  We discovered tissue wouldn't be much use at all!


Well done to all the Class Two scientists for all your investigations!