Our library visit

We have had so much fun visiting the library this morning. We read books, listened to stories and did some craft activities. The children have had so much fun and are all now members. What a wonderful way to share new books. The library has Christmas crafting activities running every Thursday after school for children […]

MrsFJ Emoji Joe/Respect Workshops

We were so excited to have Ann Foxley Johnson back in school today to teach our KS1 children about their feelings and emotions and encourage the children to speak up. The children had a fabulous session and really enjoyed working as a team. Our KS2 children in the afternoon were discussing respect, what that means, […]

Bird Feeders in 2KS

Our Year 2 children have been busy making bird feeders that will be hung outside by Mr Clark. The children really enjoyed getting their hands dirty and were fully engaged in their learning. They are going to create a bird hide where they can take the binoculars out to observe the birds.

Making bird feeders

In DT this term we thought about how we could feed animals through the winter. We discussed the importance of making food available to animals when it is cold and icy. We decided to make our own bird feeders. We used lard and bird seed to create fat balls and we used apples and seeds […]

Year 1 fractions

This week the Year 1 children in 1/2WB have been applying their fraction learning using playdough and shapes. The children remembered the shape names from our lessons a few weeks ago. Well done Year 1’s!

Anti-Bullying week in Y1/2WB

Last week Y1/2WB took part in odd socks day to raise awareness of the important issues around bullying. This sparked a discussion about being kind always and how important this is. Here are a few examples of our wonderful work. We are continuing with the theme of anti-bullying in literacy this week. We are going […]

ICT with 1/2WB

Y1/2WB have enjoyed working in the new ICT suite, having a go with the Chrome Books. We have been learning about algorithms with Mrs Smith who is from Herringthorpe Junior School. We practiced our new skills by playing a programming game on Purple Mash.

Y1/2WB have been making bird feeders.

Y1/2WB have been working hard making bird feeders. Mr Clark has been busy putting them outside our classroom, and we are hoping to attract lots of wild birds. We have created a bird watching station in our classroom to sit and take some time to observe any birds that come to enjoy our feeders. I […]

Working with clay

in art we have been using lots of different skills. Last week we used our skills to make fish using clay. We used sequins to add find and scales.

Year 5 v Year 1 in Numeracy.

Year 5s are out and about exploring the environment with our Year 1S. We love maths at Rockingham let’s see which year group come out on top. Team work in Numeracy is a wonderful skill especially when children can explain how they calculated the answer.

Music with Miss Thompson-Smith

We have loved our music session with Miss Thompson-Smith and even more so this week because we used instruments for the first time! We learnt all about music notes and playing our instruments along to the beat, it was so much fun!