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Pumpkin Patch

Year 4 (the 5s) explore planting their own crops as part of their learning about the food chain

The Juniors have been exploring nature, watching for changes outside as the seasons changed from winter to spring as well as learning how plants grow and their energy transfers into the food chain. This theme has continued inside the classroom too. All the 5s planted seeds at the start of term, the pumpkins have burst into life and the children are delighted how quickly the pumpkins are growing. The children are measuring the plants and carefully watering them in a friendly race to grow the biggest plant. But who will grow the largest pumpkin? Watch this space...