The children in Year 2 have produced some excellent quality literacy pieces over the last few weeks linked to the texts ‘The Lighthouse Keepers Tea’ and ‘The Night Pirates’. The children have made predictions, described characters and settings, sequenced events to retell a story, building up the skills week by week. This week they have […]
The children in Year 2 have been learning about the history of seasides and part of this learning focused on Punch and Judy shows. The children researched and then made their own sock puppets to act out their own show! Some children even made the stage. How amazing are these examples?
We have missed Mrs Slacks story time, here she is sharing We’re going on a Bear Hunt, we hope you enjoy.
Today Paul Warne the Rotherham United Manager paid a special visit to see Ava and Maisie and present them with their Sports Day Awards. We are so proud of you and the resilience you have shown and thought you deserved a special treat. Thank you Miss Tyzack and Mr Purshouse for your hard work and […]
Here is our next addition of Newsround, we have some exciting features now that we have our children back in school. We hope you enjoy what’s been happening at Rockingham this week.
This afternoon our children were using the front cover of the text ‘Wonder’ to create our own artwork using own own beliefs. They were selecting colours that reflected themselves.
Here is Miss Wood sharing one of her favourite books A Squash and a Squeeze. I know our Foundation 2 children love sharing stories with Miss Wood.
Here are our Year 6 children learning about the Heart through music.
We would like to share our Social Distancing film with you demonstrated by our wonderful Year 6 children. Here is everything you need to know to stay safe, Our children enter through one entrance and exit through another this is for all our bubbles of children and includes parents. We know that this will make […]
NEWS: A new support centre for school children is hoping to cut the number of exclusions across Rotherham The LEAF Centre will be built at Rockingham Junior and Infant School after the Willow Tree Academy secured two thirds of the funding needed – with the children fundraising to make up the rest You can hear […]
For PSHE, Y3/4P looked at a poem written by Benjamin Zephaniah. We discussed the meaning of the poem on our Google Classroom and we related it to the current problems we have been seeing in the news. The children wrote an alternative paragraph of their own. Well done everyone.
Fantastic learning from Jared who created a Plague Doctor mask. Well done!!
Our Year 6 are learning all about the Heart and how it works using numeracy and science to explain how it pumps blood around the body using art as a vehicle for learning.
Making connections across the world from Los Albares, Ruffi and Willow Tree Academy (all four schools). We had 32 participants in total and everyone was able to contribute and share ideas. This week we had a fabulous Zoom call with our friends in Spain and France to discuss how their children are responding being back […]
Here is our Phonics Leaflet explaining how we teach phonics right from Rockingham Early Years. It will explain the phases, progression and the Letters and Sounds Scheme which we use at Rockingham, right through to KS2 for children who still need further support and guidance. Please Click on the link – REY Phonics leaflet
Here is this months Newsletter from With Me in Mind, With Me in Mind Parents newsletter June As part of the Newsletter for parents here is an anxiety video to support our children.
Our Year 1 children have been busy making colour monster puppets this week, how fabulous do they look? The children have worked really hard to develop a range of skills over the week to develop their fine motor skills. All children have planned and evaluated their models.
Yesterday Graphite DBM arrived to mark out the corners of the build so that we could see the size, position and scale of the LEAF Centre, it’s really happening. I can’t wait to share this with the children.
This week the Key Worker children started their Art topic, learning about Pop Art and beginning a piece of art in the style from the time. We chose and researched action words and the types of design and colours to use. This group of children will continue to learn more about Pop Art on Monday […]
The children’s lettuce plants have started to sprout, we are hoping over the coming weeks there will be more seeds that grow!