Opal Class Science TASC day

Our fantastic finish for Term 1 was to complete a Science TASC day, during which the children had to design and construct an environment that would keep a Venus fly trap alive!  Here are some of the children (and visiting parents) at the initial planning stages:

The children then chose their best design and made them:

Here are some of the finished designs:

After lunch, the children were asked to evaluate their design and then explain to children from other groups how their design works and their design choices.  Here are some photos of the children during the communicate stage of the TASC:

Here is one of the groups’ finished TASC wheels:

This design was the runner up for Opal class:

And here’s the winning design: