This week in phonics we learnt 3 new phase 5 sounds. We learnt ir, aw and ue. We’ve had lots of fun practising our new sounds and we even finished the week off with tricky word bingo!
Today @RotherhamMusic delivered our Winter-themed music lesson online. After warming up, we learned about our diaphragm and how to use our posture for singing. We tapped to the beats in a song, then moved to the beats. We can use musical notation to represent the different movements we did e.g. walk, stride, jogging and slow. […]
Today’s PE lesson was focused around ball skills, but the weather had other ideas. Children watched a video, focused on practicing skills with a tennis ball. Some children did today’s Joe Wicks workout. Many children explored our ‘Winter Wonderland’ for their exercise and had lots of fun with their families! Here is a video showing […]
Today we read a school reading book electronically, choosing from the non-fiction genre. Our task was to make a poster for the book and include any new facts that we had just found out. Beautifully presented – well done 2WB!
Guidance for parents on how to find out how well your child is doing on TT Rockstars, here is everything you need to know about the Heat maps.
Logging in with Mr Purshouse, showing you how to login and the games that children can access via this platform. Supporting our parents with ICT.
This morning before we started our live literacy lesson it was clear from our chat and scale that the children were feeling a little unsure. We decided that before we started our learning that we would find something that helped us to feel safe, have a snuggle and then be ready and able to access […]
2WB have been learning about e-safety this week. The children designed their own emoji as part of our learning outcomes.
We were lucky to be able to keep our music lessons while home learning. We started with repeating chants, using different voices. Can you tell which is the sad chant and which is excited? We began to learn a new song with actions We finished with some rhythm work We just had time to share […]
We are enjoying our online phonics sessions with Miss Stubbs and Miss Parkin. We have learnt two new phase 5 sounds ‘ea’ and ‘oy’.
We have started our new topic ‘Marvellous Mixtures’ this week with a topic launch day of experiments. We looked at an experiment using milk, food colouring and washing up liquid.
Our Partner School in Chengdu are working closley with our Year 2 children to develop their literacy skills through drama. The children in Year 2 have shared videos of themselves retelling the story of Little Red Riding Hood. Our children in 2WB will be creating their own drama performance and sharing with their partner at […]
Today we looked at items of equipment for an experiment. We put them in a list. We made a prediction about using the equipment. Next, we watched or participated in 3 different experiments: Fizzing Potions Milk Swirls Rainbow Skittles We even made our own videos… Finally, we drew and wrote about our observations… We really […]
We have enjoyed Christmas craft activity. Christmas maths has been a favourite 🎁 The cracker challenge got everyone thinking 🎅🏻
Our Nativity star is extremely multi-talented and enjoyed his acting debut in the school Christmas video…
Mrs Slack is working her magic…
We started with a special message from the man himself 🎅🏻 We had lots of ‘on the spot’ dancing and games. What great moves! Finally, pass the parcel is always a favourite.
Our KS1 Children had a fabulous Christmas party, enjoying lots of games and making memories.
Congratulations 1S on winning the attendance breakfast so proud of you, I know how much you love coming to school.
Mrs Knapton said her goodbyes to the children in KS1 today as we celebrated her 24years at Rockingham Junior and Infant School. Thank you for all you have done for our Rockingham children, families and staff. You will be greatly missed and we wish you all the best in the future. Please keep in touch.
Our Final Newsletter of the Term, Thank you once again for taking the time to enjoy our videos and photographs on our website, twitter and on you tube. Have a wonderful Christmas and New Year with your families.
Today we celebrated children who have shown resilience beyond believe this year and overcoming barriers to learning to make sure they succeed. Continuing to learn even when bubbles have closed and school had closed embracing every second of 2020. We are proud of you all.
Our Children have loved having a message from Father Christmas this year. He has been watching you all carefully and has seen what super learners you have been. I hope you all loved your presents. A special thank you to all of our children and hope you have a wonderful Christmas with your families.
Today our children had a fabulous time watching the pantomime. Fun of fun, laughter and excellent comedy sketches. Thank you for making our children smile.
*Mrs B’s Spelling Bee Winners * Well done to our Spelling Bee winners this term. The children were all fantastic and in some year groups we had to go to knockout rounds, even using words from the next year group up. I’m so proud that we could still do this virtually. A special mention to […]
A huge thank you to Mr Parkin for a wonderful extravaganza this afternoon. We all had such a wonderful time and the children learnt so much information about a variety of different subjects, well done everyone.
In History we have been learning about Amelia Earhart and this week we continued our “Flight Science Investigation”. We made our ‘aeroplanes’ using a straw and paper strips. The children decided the length of the straw and the width and size of the paper hoops. We took our investigation to the corridor and chose to […]
This week we had our first Spelling Bee of the school year and these children were fantastic, so much so that Mrs Buttree had to move on Year 3 words to find a winner! Amazing work girls, all your hard work paid off! Special congratulations to Poppy, who was our overall winner!
Our KS1 children have produced a fabulous production of the Nativity. Thank you to all the children and staff for putting together a wonderful performance. Parents I hope you enjoyed our zoom call this morning to showcase our very special performance. We can’t wait to have you all back in school next December.