Welcome to our school

Welcome to Poringland Primary and Nursery School! We are extremely proud of our school, and our community of staff, pupils and parents work together to provide a friendly, nurturing school.  Our ...


Learn more »

Science in our school is good when…

EnthusedLanguagePracticalMake Links
“Children are interested and engaged with their learning.”“Children are able to explain their observations and have discussions using and understanding precise scientific vocabulary.”“Children learn through investigating and experimenting using a wide range of quality resources accurately and safely.”  “Children pose their own questions and suggest methods to investigate, making clear predictions and drawing conclusions. Learning should be relevant to their everyday experiences.”
So that…
They are inspired to learn and achieve highly.They are able to explain accurately and develop independence as scientists.Memorable active learning opportunities enable them to embed understanding, address misconceptions and develop skills for life.They can apply their learning to their own lives and the world around them.  
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_2065-2-842x1024.jpg
Testing for absorbancy
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_2074-1024x765.jpg
Testing to see whether materials are waterproof
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_2071-1024x765.jpg
Testing to see whether materials are waterproof
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is IMG_2438-1024x765.jpg
Testing for transparency
This image has an empty alt attribute; its file name is 85056429_2597277060515427_5828805850906492928_n.jpg
Space artwork by Salhouse Class,
February 2020