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Late Night Observatory Trip

Mrs Mellon organised for Class 4/5 to visit the Isle of Man Astrological Society's Observatory tonight (Thursday 18th October 2012).
They went prepared with some excellent questions for Mr Parkin and were amazed by the way the telescope moved by itself when you typed in which planet you wanted to see.
Thank you to Mr Parkin and everyone from the astrological society for letting us come along and to all the staff and parents who helped out with the driving. It really was a great trip that the children should remember for a long time.
Even though there was too much cloud to see anything through the telescope everyone on the trip learnt a lot of new facts. There should be some very good news articles written about this trip with all the notes the children were taking throughout.

Read Ryan's news article here:

Download file "Ryan Article 1.pdf"Download file "Ryan Article 2.pdf"


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Izzy Scarffe (unauthenticated)
Oct 19, 2012

It was so much fun. I want to go again.

Lauren Slipper (unauthenticated)
Oct 19, 2012

I really enjoyed it. I learned some new facts and I wish we could stay there.

Joanne Scarffe (unauthenticated)
Oct 19, 2012

What a fantastic experience for the children, I really enjoyed it and learned lots of interesting things.

Nat Tyson (unauthenticated)
Oct 19, 2012

I really enjoyed it and all of us learnt some interesting and new facts at the Observatory. When we went upstairs Mr Parkin told us about the telescope, that it cost more than an expensive car. I hope we get to go again.

Helen Mellon
Oct 20, 2012

I was really proud of the very clever questions that were asked and I'm looking forward to seeing your newspaper articles next week. Great trip and superb behaviour! Well done 4/5.

Ayesha Faragher (unauthenticated)
Oct 20, 2012

I really enjoyed it I would really like to go again I learnt lots of new facts and I will remember the trip for a very long time thanks mrs Mellon and mr Parkin for organising the late night observatory trip:)

Andrea (unauthenticated)
Oct 23, 2012

I hope it can be repeated when Joe gets to class 4/5 . It sounds brilliant !

izzy scarffe+ayesha Faragher (unauthenticated)
Oct 24, 2012

we enjoyed so much we want to go again

RyanC (unauthenticated)
Oct 26, 2012

the trip was so much fun i want t go again

JakeS (unauthenticated)
Oct 26, 2012

The observatory was so fun i would live there i would like to go again.

JakeS (unauthenticated)
Oct 26, 2012

The observatory was so fun i would live in there so i could look out into space through the awesome telescope. We learnt alot of facts there and even the dome moved you will have to go there some time it's great. Thank you to Mr Parkin we got to go there. If you want to know how much the telescope is it's more than a motor car the price is 17 thousand pounds. So thank you Mr Parkin.

Ayesha Faragher (unauthenticated)
Oct 26, 2012

I really enjoyed the trip and I had lots of fun . I learn lots of new facts and told most of them to my parents.i wish to go again and I really enjoyed making my newspaper article and the class got a really nice treat to wach stig of the dump which we have been working for all term an we even get to watch the last three chapters of it so far we have thought it was amazing we have also been reading the book of it and found all of the differences:there is a mum in the film and there isn't a mum in the book so thanks to mrs mellon and also Andrew who has been in are class for a week and we have fun with him and he has helped us a lot especially when we were makin are newspaper articles so thank both of you

Helen Mellon
Oct 27, 2012

I'm really glad you've enjoyed this week Ayesha - let's hope for some wet playtimes soon so we can finish watching Stig of The Dump. We also have lots of fun things to do next half term - especially Ebenezer! Have a great holiday.

Kyra campbell (unauthenticated)
Nov 1, 2012

I loved the trip

Emily Lapping (unauthenticated)
Nov 1, 2012

I had a great time at the observatory. Thanks to Mrs Mellon for organising the trip and Mr Parkin for telling us loads of interesting facts. I would love to go again!

lauren S (unauthenticated)
Feb 17, 2013

i lovd it wos grayt fun:)

Jack J (unauthenticated)
May 5, 2013

I loved the trip and THANK YOU Mr.Coole and Mrs.Mellon.

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