Making salt dough Christmas ornaments

Children had so much fun making their very own Christmas tree ornaments to take home! We made salt dough using flour, salt and water. We then selected a cutter of our choice to cut out the salt dough. The salt dough then went into the oven to bake for 30 minutes! We then decorated our […]

Zoolab comes to Foundation 1

Children in Foundation One enjoyed meeting some interesting visitors from Zoolab. They enjoyed stroking and handling a wide range of creatures including Scarlet the corn snake, Apollo the rat, Freddie the tree frog, Ursula the bearded dragon and a giant millipede called Millie. The children learned lots of interesting facts, made their own observations and […]

Rotherham Minster

Today our Year 5 children performed two songs at Rotherham Minster in front a wonderful audience. Thank you to the parents that were able to come and watch the service we hope you enjoyed it. We were able to watch Greasbrough’s performance which was also outstanding. Thank you to Rotherham’s Music Service for giving us […]

Zoo Lab!

Our children really enjoyed the Zoo Lab today! We saw lots of different creatures and we even got to stroke them! Our children were really brave stroking the slimy snake! Please follow and like us:

Beebots!

We used our learning from Numeracy last week in our computing lesson this week. We had to programme the beebot to get to the bin to put his rubbish in and call in to see some of the animals in the story on the way! Please follow and like us:

Christingle Service

After a lot of rain we decided to hold our Christingle service in school this morning, thank you to Reverend Diane Etchell for attending our service from St Mary’s Church, we are so sorry we were unable to make it. The children did a wonderful job of explaining the meaning of Christingle and sang beautifully. […]

Christmas Fayre

Thank you to Mrs Baum, Mrs Dowell and the PTA for organsing such a wonderful Christmas Fayre. We managed to raise a huge £697.24 and we still have a couple of receipts to add up. Y6B did a fabulous job of running the stalls and getting into the Christmas spirit with Mrs Tunks. Thank you to […]

Tempest Workshop

This morning Y4/5D took part in a drama workshop. The children developed their characterisation skills. They also analysed Shakespeare’s text and learnt more about the language in the Tempest. Please follow and like us:

Fraction walls in 6B

The children in year 6 have taken their fractions learning outdoors and used natural materials to create fraction walls. Here they are in action. Please follow and like us:

Y6B outdoor Numeracy

This week 6B have been learning about fractions of maths outdoors, the children were rained off and had to rush inside to continue their learning. Well done everyone. They had to make sure they brought the correct value to Mrs Buttree and displayed excellent team work. Watch our video here! Please follow and like us:

Let the Festivities Begin

Last night our amazing staff worked extremely hard to bring the school to life and start to enjoy the festive season. The children have created some fabulous art work linked to our Christmas productions and our Site manager Mr Clark has done an excellent job with our Christmas trees with the help of his son. […]

Outdoor Maths in 1/2WH

We became human beebots yesterday! We had to use directional language to ‘programme’ our friends to get from one place to another. It was certainly a little chilly but we enjoyed taking our learning outside. Please follow and like us:

Promoting ‘kind words’ in 1/2WH

The children loved writing a kind message or word on the back of their friends! When we looked at what had been written the children said they felt ‘happy, proud and pleased to have so many friends!’ Well done 1/2WH, you thought of some lovely things to say! Please follow and like us:

Creating Angles

In Y4/5D we have been using our bodies to create different angles. We then went on to measure angles around the hall using a protractor. We found lots of obtuse, acute and right angles.  Please follow and like us:

Maths Workshop FS2

Thank you to all the parents who attended our Maths Workshop. It was lovely to see everyone getting stuck into the activities and finding out how we learn and develop numeracy skills in Foundation Stage.  Please follow and like us:

Foundation Visit to the library

The FS2 children really enjoyed their visit to Greasbrough Library. They walked around our local area, observing the different features and talking about their purpose. The children listened to the story of Stick Man and spent time looking through the selection of books available to loan. They enjoyed making their own Stick Man puppet to […]

Y5/6H Angles

To start looking at different types of angles, the children went on a hunt to find different real life examples of their use. Just on the school yard children could find lots of different types of angles and took photos of the ones they found. Please follow and like us:

Y5/6H Out of class area and perimeter challenge

As we are getting ready for our Shakespeare performance, Y5/6H tried to find the perimeter and area in the hall. They then looked at the area and perimeter of chairs to see how many they could fit on the floor for a play. It was really important to know the area and perimeter of the […]

Music in 6B

A huge thank you Hannah Thompson-Smith  for our wonderful music sessions in year 6. The children have really enjoyed the sessions linked to their topic  around the coast. Here they are in action composing their own pieces. Please follow and like us:

Mrs Ann Foxley Johnson

Another fabulous day with Mrs FJ, thank you so much for the excellent family learning sessions. I know the parents and children got so much from it and felt that we are addressing many issues around Anti Bullying. The children also enjoyed the sessions on conflict and resolution. Thinking about how they could resolve issues […]

Percy the Park Keeper’s Hut

This week our children have really enjoyed exploring Percy’s Hut and making food for the animals! Children have shown a real interest in ‘Percy The Park Keeper- One snowy night’ story book and have enjoyed daily focused activities based on the story! We have also been looking at ice and how ice melts! Please follow […]

Spotty Cookies for Children in Need

In Foundation One we have enjoyed baking delicious spotty cookies. We measured out the ingredients ourselves and worked with a partner to follow the instructions on the recipe. We think Pudsey would have been very impressed. Please follow and like us:

A star is born!

Well done Alisha Potts on your achievements with Hockey, we are so proud of you for being chosen for the Road to Gold as part of your team Diamondbacks at Simply Skate, https://www.diamondbackihc.co.uk/. We know how much you are enjoying Hockey and working so hard to achieve your dreams. The team came third on their […]

Big Write

Children completed their big write this morning by completing some peer critique. They gave constructive feedback and improved their persuasive piece.   Please follow and like us: