Newtown CofE Primary School

R.A.I.S.E - Respect, Achieve, Independence, Self-esteem, Excellence



Starburst Rock Cycle Activity - Model the Rock Cycle with Starburst Candy Hands On Lesson

This is the Starburst experiment we did in class, that you asked me to put up on the school website. Remember if you are trying this at home please make sure an adult completes the heating up of the starbust to make igneous rock because it does get very hot and can burn you.

Using Starburst to explain the different types of rocks - sedimentary, metamorphic and igneous.

Here are the pictures from World Science Day 2020. Class 3 were given a task of building the tallest tower out of marshmallows and spaghetti. There was one catch - it must be able to hold an egg! The winning group got a certificate and a prize. Their tower was 42cm tall!

The 3 types of Rocks in Minecraft

This video will teach you about the 3 types of rocks and how they form but in the popular pc game minecraft