How they put shapes into fireworks

Yesterday we looked at how they put colour into fireworks, and Tracey then asked a question about how people can get shapes into fireworks. We have found out that you have to put cardboard that is in a shape into the rocket and some stars, and when you launch and it explodes it will appear in that shape. Here's my video And this video shows you how they look when they explode!
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Fireworks

I wanted to find out how fireworks get their colour. I have found that it is different metals inside the firework that burn in different colours. For example, potassium burns pink, copper was green an sodium is yellow. I found out from this video And I love these fireworks!
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The Gunpowder Plot

The bonfire night we had was fun. It had lots of rides, but SKIJUMP was the best. I have just played this game about Guy Fawkes - we have been learning about him at school. I got 9 out of 12, how many can you get right?
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