Science in Y6S

Today in science we learnt about the importance of blood for the human body. We then looked at the four components that make up our blood and how the blood cells have different jobs around the body. We represented each components with a different sweet to help us imagine what it might look like: marshmallows (WBC), strawberry laces (RBC), vanilla extract (plasma) and finally porridge oats (platelets)! We especially found it gruesome when we added red food colouring in to make it a blood like colour.

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