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All the latest news from Stannington Infants School

We would like to share all the news from our school with you. There is a lot going on at Stannington Infants School and this is the place to keep up with all the latest events and information.

Year 2 Maypole dancing

Year 2 Maypole dancing

Yesterday as part of our celebrations for the Queen’s Jubilee, the Year 2 children practised maypole dancing! We learnt a little about the history of the maypole and listened to traditional music whilst dancing. We really enjoyed working together to move in different...

Year 2 Visit to the Botanical Gardens

Year 2 Visit to the Botanical Gardens

Last week the Year 2 children visited the Botanical Gardens as part of the Stunning Start to their learning about Rainforests. We were very excited to catch the number 81 bus into the city, even if the first one didn’t arrive for Class 6! Once we arrived we looked at...

What an animal-tastic day!

What an animal-tastic day!

The children in Reception have had an amazing afternoon with grasshoppers, cockroaches, a bearded dragon, a rabbit, guinea pigs, a tortoise and a snake!!! The children had a great time watching, stroking and handling the animals. They learnt so many new facts too!...

Tropical Butterfly House

Tropical Butterfly House

The Year 1 trip to the Tropical Butterfly House was an enjoyable experience and opportunity to support our work in science and geography. The visit included opportunities to handle some animals such as a stick insect, cockroach and a snake. We found out information...

Our “school” of fish!

Our “school” of fish!

The children in Reception have loved learning about animals that live under the sea. They have learnt lots of new facts: "Lots of fish together is called a school"  - Emily "A dolphin has a blowhole on their head." - Esme "Dolphins talk to each other by squeaking and...

Flat Stan First Aid

Flat Stan First Aid

All the children in Key Stage One have had a 1st Aid training session today. They have learned ways to get help; how to check if someone is breathing and how to give chest compressions; what to do if someone is bleeding; what to do if you get burned and what to do...

Jo Peel Artwork

Jo Peel Artwork

As part of our topic "Sheffield" we have been learning about the artist Jo Peel. Jo Peel is and painter and print maker. She was born in Sheffield and lots of her artwork is on buildings around Sheffield. Have you seen any? Look at the information sheets we made about...