Y56B Learning in the Rain

We were all so excited about the rain this morning that we decided it was time for some real life learning. We created our own rain gauges to measure the rainfall, discussed why we measure rain in mm,cm and mm, predicted how much rain we thought was falling, watched the local river levels rise, used maps to find our favourite locations to work out if they were likely to flood and even waded into a very large puddle to measure how much it was rising on our play ground as children thought it was going to flood the school! All in all an amazing day of real life, hands on learning!

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.