Filtering Fun – 6B

Michael is stuck on a desert Island. He needs clean drinking water therefore using the outside environment, 6B have created our own water filters. Whose filter will have the cleanest looking water? We will see after the holidays. Please follow and like us:

P4C – Almost Anything

We read the story ‘Almost Anything’ and we thought about what we could ask the character and what we might say to them. We came up with some really motivating statements that we could all remember for when we feel things are tough. Please follow and like us:

Race for Life, we raised a whopping £1790.35!

A huge thank you to everyone who donated money for Race for Life we are so proud of all our families raising money for Cancer research – The Race for Life is Cancer Research UK’s biggest series of fundraising events. Taking place across the UK, the events include 5k and 10k routes for participants to […]

Newsletter July 2019

Here is our final Newsletter of the Year, thank you for your continued support of Rockingham this year, we can’t wait to share our New Learning with you in September. Have the most amazing holiday with your families, Newsletter 19th July 2019 Please follow and like us:

Social Innovation at its best!

Here we are celebrating our new crossing that allows all Wingfield children and families to cross the road safely. Thank you to our Wingfield Ward Councillors for allowing our children to be part of the iconic Beatles Album cover. We can’t wait to see the photograph in the Advertiser! We look working alongside our Community […]

Rockingham’s Got Talent

Today we held our Talent show and we were impressed with all our fabulous contestants. All 18 acts wowed the judges with their jokes, cheer leading, dancing, singing and we even had a pianist. Congratulations to USB on being our winners this year. Leighton just can’t be beat this year after winning the XFactor! Thank […]

Our new buddy system!

Today we started our new buddy system with our older children being paired with one of our new Year 3s. The children will support one another to develop socially and build relationships with one another. Here they are completing the Daily Mile together for the first time! Smiles all round! Please follow and like us:

5/6 H Filtering

Using real life natural objects, including ones which could be found on a beach like sand, the children made filters. We look forward to testing them out and seeing the results! Please follow and like us:

Travelling Zoo KS1

We were very lucky to have the travelling zoo into school to meet the children who had moved up to their new class as part of their new topic on Fur, Skin and Feathers. The smiles on the children’s faces was lovely to see and also the fear on some of the staffs faces. Please […]

Celebration Breakfast 4/5D

A huge congratulations to Miss Darby’s class on winning the attendance breakfast this term. We are so proud of you as I know that this has been a challenge this year and every week you have tried to hard to get all your class into school. You have all done so well congratulations. I know […]

Race for Life 2019

Today we held our Race for Life event for the second year running, a huge thank you to Miss Tyzack for organising such as wonderful event and to our parents, children and staff who have made donations. The children have been busy running in their new classes and many of our children have ran with […]

A final Goodbye to Mrs Taylor

Today we said farewell to Mrs Taylor, our Artist in residence who has supported Rockingham children and staff over the past two years to develop skills and techniques across our curriculum. She has really enhanced the learning environment around school and I know the teaching staff will continue this wonderful legacy and high expectations for […]


This week the children in 5/6H discussed how are world and school could be better. Everyone has an opinion during class discussions and then we put our ideas into speech bubbles for us to remember throughout the year ahead. There were two key messages from our discussions: Our world would be better if there was […]

After school Dance Club

A huge thank you to Miss Galley and Mrs McDermott for working so hard with the children during dance club to put on a performance with the children ready for parents. I really enjoyed being part of it, thank you. Please follow and like us:

Pie and Pea night!

Thank you so much to our wonderful parents who joined us for a game of bingo and a quiz to meet and greet our new teaching staff. It was a lovely atmosphere and we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. I hope you agree that the enterprise children were incredible and did […]

Dance like no one is watching!

Here is the video from our Year 6 leavers assembly, we are so proud of them and really hope they all have had a successful first week at Wingfield.     Please follow and like us:

P4C in Y4/5D

The children used their P4C to generate questions about the book ‘Almost Anything’. They thought about George and Bear’s friendship and how they helped one another. Please follow and like us:

P4C- Almost Anything

This afternoon we looked at a story called ‘Almost Anything’. The children discussed the character George who was low on confidence to try new things. The class discussed the story wonderfully and came up with these brilliant questions. Please follow and like us:

Rockingham Awards Celebration

Today we announced this years winners at our awards ceremony selected by their class teachers for children who had tried their best this year, developed excellence and shown resilience through out the year. All of our children are outstanding and work extremely hard and we are proud of everyone. Our Awards are for Boy of […]

Foundation One Sports Day

  Thank you to everyone who participated in and came to watch our sports day. The children had a fantastic time trying out lots of activities with the help of pupils from Year 5 and 6. Please follow and like us:

Pizza for Pirates !

Foundation One children have enjoyed reading ‘Pizza for Pirates’ by Adam Guillain and Charlotte Guillain. We made our own pizzas, choosing our own toppings. Delicious!! Please follow and like us:

Four little ducks went swimming one day !

Foundation One children have been so excited to welcome four new additions to the class. Four ducklings named Kevin (after our fantastic caretaker) Treasure, Sparkle and George have hatched in our incubator and delighted the children and parents.     Please follow and like us:

On to their next Adventure!

What an incredible day we have had with our Year 6s, we will miss you so much as you enter into the next stage of your education! Remember you will always be part of the Rockingham family and our doors will always be open if you ever need us. Good luck and enjoy the next […]

Community Safety – NEMESIS

We are finally able to share our community safety video with you that was created to discuss some of the challenges that our young people face when in the local area. We hope to raise awareness of how a persons actions, body language can make another person feel. We hope to develop empathy within our […]

Blast off!

To finish off our topic, Y4/5D and Y5/6H went outside to launch our bottle rockets. We recorded and compared the timings of each rocket. Then we spoke about the science behind the rockets movement, such as the force of gravity, air resistance and pressure. Please follow and like us: