Worthington Primary School

Worthington Primary School

Blue Plaque Unveiled to George Mottershead

Joan Mottershead with our reporters

On Friday 10 September, four of our Year 6 went into Sale Moor village to witness the unveiling of a blue plaque to George Mottershead. George was the founder of Chester Zoo and was born and lived in the local area. His daughter Joan recently wrote a book about her father’s life and times and […]

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Macmillan Coffee Morning

Macmillan Coffee Morning

On Friday the 26 September 2014 we hosted a hugely successful Macmillan Coffee Morning. The hall was full to the brim with excited adults and children eager to enjoy the scrumptious cakes made by our staff and parents/carers. Our year 6 children were on hand to serve everyone and staff members provided the teas and coffees. […]

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Code Club programming the Raspberry Pi

Monitoring room temperature using a Raspberry Pi

Today some members of our Code Club worked to measure temperature using a Raspberry Pi computer. They connected a digital temperature sensor and three LEDs to the Raspberry Pi and wrote code in the language Python to control everything. The temperature was displayed on the computer screen and depending on the temperature, the program lit […]

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