We did some experiments to find out how sound happens. We found out about vibrations with jumping drum skins, vibrations from twanging rulers, water splashing from vibrating tuning forks and vibrating reeds on hand made straw pipes.
Year 9 pupils became investigative journalists. They were asked by their editor to investigate the rise of teenage running away from home. They were given a tip off that someone had been sleeping rough on the school grounds. They found a bag and sleeping bag. They came back to the newspaper headquarters to look at the clues to see who this runaway was and why they’d run away from home.