Year 5

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Ancient Egyptian Shadoof

This week we learned about Ancient Egypt and the importance of the Nile. Egyptians used the Nile for many different purposes such as transport and irrigation or for growing papyrus – a material they made shoes, houses and boats from. We also learned about their constructions called shadoofs which were used for scooping up water from the Nile and we built our own shadoofs in class. Have a look for yourself! ...



On November 20th 2017 me and my class were learning a new IPC topic on bones. It was an incredible experience for all of us, did you know that we all have over 200 bones in our body? Yes over 200 and over 100 muscles! Then we got to become doctors my partner was Timothy and I learnt that my arm can only move 90 degrees.                              ...