Sunday 18 January 2015

Fact Hunters:

This week we have had a tremendous number of interesting facts being shared by the children. Congratulations to the following children who have amazed us with their ability to hunt out interesting snippets of information:

Ella Nash
Amazingly, tears contain the enzyme lysozyme which kills bacteria. So the purest water on earth is tears!

Abbie Sullivan
Were you aware that in the Canadian North West, the registration plates on cars are shaped like polar bears?

Amy Sullivan
Sharks are thought of as dangerous because they kill 12 people a year. However we are responsible for killing in excess of 8,000 sharks per hour! Who is more dangerous?

Brooke Atkinson
Poor old Columbus did not 'discover' America. There were many people already living there. Vikings from Europe had landed in America 500 years before.

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