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Posted on March 17th 2017

Science Week Investigation - Who killed Mr Saunders?

Science week 1

This week saw our Year 8 boys needing to solve the mystery of who 'killed' Mr Saunders, director of science

In this special Science Week project, boys were given information about four suspects who could have carried out the wicked deed, including alibis and their relationship to him.

Finger prints and hair were taken from the scene and the pupils had to use their microcope and finger-print analysis skills to work out who the killer was.

NB You'll be pleased to know that no teachers were harmed in the course of this investigation.


Boys do a blood analysis to try and discover the criminal's identity.

Science week 2