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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 Circus Skills Workshop

Year 2 Circus Skills Workshop

What a wonderful time we all had learning lots of circus skills with Emma. We were very excited as she showed us the different activities we would be doing.... She showed us how to juggle , 'You need good hand eye co-ordination' (Louie), walk on mini stilts, use a...

Sunshine Stop!!

Sunshine Stop!!

Mrs Turner has been working with children to decorate the bus stop on Uppergate Road and look at what an amazing job they have done! Thank you to the parents who helped and well done to the children who painted and sent in designs to be incorporated into the final art...

Strines Moor Visit Year 2

Strines Moor Visit Year 2

What a wonderful day we had - and luckily the weather held out for us! Both classes took part in a series of workshops learning about all the work that is carried out to make sure that our local Peak District National Park remains a place we can all visit and enjoy....

Class 6 Ukulele Showcase

Class 6 Ukulele Showcase

Class 6 Ukulele Showcase This year we have been learning to play the ukulele with Paul. We can play four chords: A, C, Fm and G. We have learned to play Shot Gun by George Ezra. Watch a video of us playing on our outdoor stage on our Google Classroom page (it's too...

Rockets – Blast Off!

Rockets – Blast Off!

As part of our Our Changing World topic we have been learning about space. In DT we have investigated rockets and labelled the parts of a rocket before designing our own. We thought carefully about how we wanted our rockets  to look and the tools and materials we...

Art Award

Art Award

Art Award Success 2021 A massive ‘shout out’ to our amazing Art Club children who have achieved their Art Award Discover – we are all very proud of you and commend  your hard work and commitment to the club through this very different school year! Thank you as well to...

Class 5 Forest Schools Week 3

Fantastic Forest School Friday! Yet another busy forest school day learning lots of new skills and facts… …Do you know anything about the anatomy of a bee? WE DO! Ask us about it. We took on the role of scientists and conducted an experiment to see what plants and...

Karate Lesson

Karate Lesson

Yesterday the children really enjoyed taking part in a PE lesson from Karate Zone. The children learned how to punch the pads and use defence techniques. The children enjoyed acting as Ninjas. They were so excited and had lots of fun!     

Class 5 Forest Schools Week 2

We had another fabulous week at Forest Schools. Here are some of the activities we did. In science, we were introduced to the words ‘mini beast’ and ‘habitat’. We talked about what these words mean. We shared the names of mini beasts that we know exist in the garden...