Budding researchers filled a theatre with colourful posters and props to present a diverse variety of scientific experiments this week. A hands-on test to see which colour hair generates the most static electricity and a trial to decide if dogs… Read more
This week saw the culmination of the Prep II Bridge Building Project. The boys went through the whole design process with their bridges from the initial brief through research, planning, design, construction then finally to testing and evaluation. The boys… Read more
On the 14th March mathematicians around the world celebrated Pi Day. Prep IV have been celebrating this by carrying out mathematical investigations with circular food. Using Jammie Dodgers, Jaffa Cakes and Polos, they tested and proved the theory that the… Read more
Prep II stepped back in time 2000 years when they visited Caerleon. They explored the remains of the Roman bathhouse, amphitheatre and barracks and enjoyed dressing up as legionaries whilst learning about the life of a soldier.
This week in Science Club the boys used everyday items to conduct a chemistry investigation into the different pigments used to make colours in felt tip ink. They carried out a paper chromatography experiment using coffee filter paper, a straw,… Read more
The boys in Prep II and Prep IV were treated to some exciting science demonstrations on Wednesday, led by Dr Danks and Dr Clarke from Monmouth School. The show ended with a huge explosion which sent ping-pong balls flying around… Read more
Prep III and Prep IV enjoyed an interactive an immersive French Theatre performance last Friday. They also developed their vocabulary and listening skills.