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SCIENCE PROJECT

In Cambridge, we are required to create some projects to further extend our knowledge. These projects help us to easily understand topics of different subjects. In year 6, we were required to make a model of a plant fossil in science. This fell under our topic about rocks.

These projects are found in our homework books and we are usually given a week to complete them. The project we were given was about making a plant fossil.

The materials we needed were plasticine, plaster of Paris and a leaf. First, I had to stretch out the clay so that it was big enough to fit the leaf. Next, I pressed the leaf down onto the clay so that I could have an imprint of the leaf and using the remaining clay, I made a border. And finally, I put my plaster of Paris over my imprint to get a mould and I left it to dry. I was left with amazing work and I feel very proud of my work.

Project work is very fun but it also has its challenges. The plasticine was not easy to find as my mom and I were not sure where to find it. I believe that children should get project work to further understand different subjects.

 Elaine Aine, Yr.6 Parakeet




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