The students of 5th primary visited the super computer “Marenostrum” , it is the most powerful computer in Spain, which is housed in the Polytechnic University in the Pedralbes neighbourhood. They were able to see various functions to understand how this great machine works, such as programming, simulation and classification of data.
They saw live this amazing piece of machinery and now understand how it works and how it serves us.
The students of 2nd Primary are doing a project on ancient Egypt and for this reason we have been to do a workshop of mummification and we visited the Egyptian Museum. The mummies have impressed us a lot!
It has been very interesting to know the mysteries of this ancient civilization and we have obtained more information to continue working on our project!
Our from 1st year of Bachillerato A student Raquel Novel, has been selected to participate in the “Bojos per la Ciència” program of the Fundació Catalunya La Pedrera, in the “Biomedical Research” line. This is a program of excellence that aims to stimulate scientific talent among high school students. In this course only 26 students from all over Catalonia will participate, selected after a demanding selection process. From January 2019 and for 5 months she will attend theoretical-practical sessions, given by researchers from the IRB (Institute of Research in Biomedicine) – University of Barcelona, with practical experiences in cutting-edge methodologies.
Congratulations to Raquel, we are sure that it will be a great experience and a training that will make a great profit.
On November 7, the students of 4th of the school visited the city of Tarragona. It has been a great experience, because it took us the past, the Roman Tarraco- the roman circus, the amphitheater, the walls, etc.- and we learned surprising things that will be very useful for the next subject of Social; the Roman civilization.
Last Wednesday, students of the 3rd Primary went to the Cacaolat factory. They explained the history of this famous drink and we could see a part of the assembly line. It was very interesting ! To finish we drank a cacaolat, it could’nt be better.
The children of 1st Primary went to Pueblo Español to do a workshop with LEGO.
The task was to make a spinning top using cogwheels.
It wasn’t an easy task, but working in team we were successful. it was really satisfying when we were able to play and see our tops spinning.
The students of 6th primary went to ” La granja”.We did some activities of group cooperation an cohesion. The first activities were quite difficult, but the monitors helped us to understand by cooperating together we could achieve all the tasks we had been given. it was true, working together as a team we managed to build a den. and by collecting objects create a pathway which didn’t touch the ground. We all enjoyed being part of a group and we saw how we reciered help from our classmates when we needed it.
The students of 3rd Primary went to a farmhouse in Can Julia ( Sant Esteve Sesrovires). We had a kitchen workshop where we learnt how to make yoghurt and decoraste the glass pots to our tastes. We also made cupcakes, it was really interesting. We really enjoyed ourselves it was a great excursion.
The Boys and girls of 2nd went to the forest to experiment with their senses. Els Pnxo helped us discover many sensations with so many group activities we had a great time!