Science brought to life in the classroom

A host of fun and educational activities and events was enjoyed by year-seven pupils at Sutton Community Academy to mark Science Week.

Friday, 4th May 2018, 3:52 pm
Updated Friday, 4th May 2018, 3:56 pm
Youngsters at Sutton Community Academy taking part in Science Week.

The highlight was a visit from the ‘Street Science’ team at Newcastle University. It gave a workshop that brought science to life with a series of performances and demonstrations, which the youngsters were allowed to try themselves.

There was also a visit from Animal House Zoo in Chesterfield, which brought along animals including a skunk, meerkats, snakes and creepy crawlies. And the school staged its own sensory science event and solar system event.

It's thumbs up from students at Sutton Community Academy during Science Week.

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Goggles on for two girls trying a scientific experiment at Sutton Community Academy.
One of the pupils meets a slippery friend during a visit from Animal House Zoo.