Category: Starfish

World Science Day in the Starfish Class

Fun was had by all on World Science Day. We found out about different STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Maths) careers, and interviewed James who is a statistician. Lee and Alex also dressed for the occasion. We explored properties of materials by creating our very own lava lamps! We learned that oil will float on …

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Art Week – Elizabeth Catlett

Wow what an amazing week we have had in the starfish class! Our artist for art week was Elizabeth Catlett. We learned that she is an American born printmaker and sculptor. She is famous for her prints and sculptures of black people and she said that the purpose of her art is to “present black …

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Viking Day!

On Friday, Year 5 came to school as Vikings! We used Viking Runes to help crack a code. We then ate like Vikings before setting off into battle. We tasted some mead (a drink made from honey) and bread that the Vikings would have ate. We then spent the day playing a Viking battle game, …

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The Journey

In Year 5 we have read the fantastic picture book called The Journey by Francesca Sanna. We loved following the journey of a family who sadly lost their Father to the war. The family had to flee their own country and travel for many days on a dangerous and tiresome journey in order to find …

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Welcome to Year 5

Year 5 have had an amazing start to the year! It has been so lovely to see everyone again and get to know the Starfish class. We have all been working hard in class recapping our place value knowledge in Maths. In English we have read a lovely book called Here we Are and spoke …

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Welcome to Year 5

In order for parents and carers to better understand the expectations and learning taking place in Year 5 this year, we have put together a short presentation. Please watch the following video and feel free to contact your child’s class teacher should you have any further questions.

Arriving Soon – Amazing Learning

Coming soon to this page – all the fantastic learning that takes place here at London Colney Primary and Nursery School!