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A Mysterious Visitor

Today the children of Starfish Classed were faced with a bit of a mystery. During playtime the classroom was visited by a mysterious guest who left behind quite a mess! We found banana skins, a messy footprint and an open window. However, we have a plan to find the culprit – to disguise ourselves to […]

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Bonfire Art

To continue our learning on Guy Fawkes Night, we created our own bonfire collages. The children had to think about the shape of the colours of the flames and how to construct the base. The end results look great!

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Firework Inspiration

After learning about why we celebrate Guy Fawkes Night, and to inspire some firework poetry, the children created their own firework pictures.

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Computing Fun

Today we used the laptops to explore how to create different algorithms. The children experimented how to change backgrounds and characters in preparation for creating their own simple computer based games.

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Drumming Workshop

To mark the end of our celebration of Black History Month, the children enjoyed a djembe drum workshop. Not only was this was great fun, but it educated the children in some of the traditional music from West Africa.

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Science Week Fun

It has been a very busy, yet exciting day at school today with children from across the school completing a carousel of science based activities. In Starfish Class, we were visited by children from every other class to carry out ‘balloon racers’ and ‘quicksand’ experiments. What a great end to a great week!

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Speed Stacking Success

The children had a great afternoon today taking part in both individual and team events at a speed stacking event. To succeed everyone needed a good level of concentration and coordination, but most importantly perseverance. We even managed to bring home medals for 1st and 3rd places! Well done everyone!

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Bizarre Babies Workshop

To kick start this week’s celebration of science week, this morning we had a really interesting workshop with a number of bizarre creatures. Despite a few nervous feelings by some, everyone was brave enough to either touch or hold animals such as snails, snakes, hermit crabs and millipedes. At the same time we learnt about […]

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Harvest Festival

What a great job Starfish Class did today in their performance at our Harvest celebration. Well done everyone!

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Autumn Colours

In readiness for our upcoming Harvest celebration, Starfish Class have been busy using the colours of autumn to decorate their own special Harvest crowns. We think they look fantastic!

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