Christmas Crafts in REY!

The children have really enjoyed making their Christmas fayre products this week for their families to buy! We made reindeer hot chocolates and reindeer dust! When scooping the mixture we counted how many scoops we put in the cone to make our hot chocolate reindeers! The children couldn’t wait to take them home!

School’s Library Service

A message from the Library Service Just in case you missed them here are the links to our play lists of stories for you to enjoy while we can’t come to schools. Picture books Groosham Grange- Key stage 2 Magic Finger Worlds worst teachers Nowhere Emporium- Key stage 2 Have […]

Outdoor Maths! – REY

We have been weighing apples this week using our large scales outside linked to our story ‘The Helpful Hedgehog’. The children enjoyed putting the apples in the bucket and watching the scales move to see which bucket weighed the heaviest and which bucket was the lightest!

PJ Day and Odd socks in REY!

On Friday the children wore their pyjamas to school to celebrate children in need! They had so much fun and enjoyed decorating their own pudsey bears! Today the children have worn odd socks to kick start our friendship/anti-bullying week and they thought it was so funny wearing odd socks!

REY – Retelling our book of the week!

This week for our literacy we have been reading our book of the week ‘That’s Not My Owl’ and encouraging the children to repeat words/phrases from the story. The children have done so well with this and loved the repetition of the book and feeling the different textures on the pages of the book! We […]

A generous gesture!

A lovely member of our local community has kindly donated a variety of food and toiletries towards our nemesis project in order to make food parcels for some of our families! What a lovely and thoughtful gesture!


This week in REY we have been using the Purple Mash app on the iPad to colour in an owl linked to our book of the week! The children have really enjoyed this and showed great skills operating and using the iPad.  

Enjoy our Harvest Festival.

Today we shared our Harvest Assembly live to our children in school and our children learning at home. What a fabulous first, children were all so excited to see each other and it was evident that all of our learners support each other. They were even discussing their home learning in the chat box. Thank […]

Describe it, Find it – REY!

This week for our letters and sounds we have been describing objects for children to guess . We would give the children a set of clues and they would have to guess the object. The children did really well with this and were excited to find out if they had guessed correctly!

Emily’s Family Learning project in REY @Rotherhamcreat2

Emily and her mum have loved completing the Family Learning project together, please see what they have been up to below – Our book was Charlie’s superhero underpants. Task 1 = we read the book together and then discussed it and completed our task sheet Task 2 we created a story sack together Task 3 […]

Exploring different sounds!

This week in REY for our letters and sounds the children have been identifying different sounds. We had a special sound box with different objects and the children had to listen and try and guess the sound. The children loved this activity and found it exciting to see what was in the box!


This week in REY we have been measuring and comparing our heights using a height chart. We stood against the height chart then used our handprints to show how tall we were!  The children enjoyed standing against the chart and seeing who was the tallest and who was the shortest!

Letters and Sounds in REY!

This week in REY for our letters and sounds activity we have been using drumsticks to experiment making different sounds. We have done this both indoors and outdoors, the children really enjoyed this activity and listening to the different sounds they could make with the sticks!

REY – Healthy Schools Week!

In REY for healthy schools week we are promoting drinking more water! We have a water drinking station where the children can go and find their own water bottles and we have been talking about why drinking water is good for our bodies! 

Making a Difference in the Community @nemesis_edu

Our Early Years Children have broaden their search for support and now have the support of Reverend Lyn Wortley from St Mary’s Church, Voluntary Action Rotherham and Wingfield Ward Neighborhood Update. We have collected so many Coats for Winter and Food already. Thank you for your support and keep the donations coming we really appreciate […]