St Andrew's Church of England Primary School An intelligent heart acquires knowledge and the ear of the wise seeks knowledge. Proverbs 18:15

Puffins - Year 1 / 2

Last Friday Puffin Class took part in 'Stand Up Derbyshire'. Golden Eagles worked really hard to make up games for the whole school.

Bear is very impressed with all the caves Puffin Class have made, they are amazing! Thank you for all your help.

What happened when the circus came to Stanley?

Thanks to Lee, Puffin class had fun in the sun learning new Salsa moves!

Infant children completed their Skipathon and raised lots of money for our link school in Dum Dum. Well done!

Puffin Class tried to improve their core strength with Maya (Elliot's mum).

Puffin Class had an amazing time in the ECO Garden - weeding, planting and watering.

Fabulous French research, the children learnt lots of interesting facts to kick start our topic.

Puffin Class have written a newspaper report about Aisha saving the world from a terrible volcano. Can you spot any features?

The children loved using instruments to accompany the song ' The Little Green Frog '.

Puffins enjoyed acting out Matthew 9: 9-13 where Jesus chooses the tax collector to become one of his disciples. Ask your child to tell you what they learnt about forgiveness.

Elliot wrote a super ending to our shared superhero story.

Editing work is a very important skill as it improves our writing. Can you spot any of the changes Team Puffin made? We also gave our story two stars and a wish. Ask your child what we've highlighted.

Today Puffins had a great time in our Eco Garden - looking for habitats. Ask your child to tell you what they found.

Puffins have written a sequel to 'Aisha the Superhero Princess'.

Funny feet - Puffin Class compared their shoe sizes and worked out the surface area.

Despite the hiccups on the way to Magna, Puffin Class had an amazing time and enjoyed exploring the four pavilions!

Puffin Class were visited by the NSPCC today and learnt how to 'Speak out and Stay Safe'.

World Book Day - Puffins looked fabulous in their costumes today. Thank you for all the time you've spent making this day memorable.

Lily did a great job telling us about her fantastic visit to South Africa.

Fearne gives you amazing hand massages!

Puffin Class made delicious pancakes yesterday to celebrate Shrove Tuesday and also to assist their instruction writing.

We've had some fortune cookies kindly given to us by Dalacey and everybody loved them! When we opened them, we were very surprised to find a note inside. Each one was different and told us something about our future.

We loved trying Chinese food, most of Puffins preferred the noodles. The rice was a bit spicy.

Fantastic costumes for our China Day.

Puffin Class are writing instructions to wash an elephant. They acted out each step and are now in the process of writing them.

Puffins had a fabulous time at Rutland improving their ball skills.

Puffin Class have drawn dragons to go with our riddle - The Fire Demon. We will finish them on Thursday.

Can you guess the answer to Team Puffin's riddle?

Dragon enjoys a drink of water with Livvi and Rigby.

Amelia shows Peter Puffin to his friends.

Dave checks out the team points with Chloe.

Snake goes for a walk with Lily and Dalacey.

Snake and Dragon have lots of fun on the playground!

This is a slithery snake thinks Sam.

Grandad and Sophie write the answer on the board to show the rest of Puffins.

"It's hometime!" Peter Puffin told Lizzy.

Dave and Imogen check out the team points.

Dragon helps George with his work.

Pilates is great fun!

Our class mascots are enjoying life in Puffins.

Santa came to visit Puffin Class.

A huge thank you to Sam and his Mum for creating a puffin mosaic for Christmas, he sits among his puffin friends for all to see.

Well done Puffins for taking on the sock challenge. Look out for them on the windowsill.

Here are Puffins looking AMAZING in their costumes for the Christmas performance 'Midwife Crisis'.