Using our learning about coordinates and History of the trenches, we produced our own versions of trench maps which could be used within WW1. The children used their maths skills really well to help produce high quality maps.
Thank you so much to Revered Lyn Wortley for supporting us with out Christingle Service this year we can’t wait to see the Church Service and share this with our families. The children performed beautifully and worked so hard to share their learning.
6B have been using their 4 quadrant coordinates skills to plot and plan a Birdseye view of the trenches.
Y6B have loved making Yule Logs for parents this week. Being creative with Holly, acorns and a glue gun. We hope our parents love them as much as we do.
Thank you so much to Rotherham School Meals Services and Greasbrough Primary for making our Christmas Dinner Day a huge success. Mrs Dowell, Mrs Smith and Mrs Haywood we can’t thank you enough for serving and preparing everything for us. Rockingham thanks you all.
Today we celebrated all our achievements and winners of the golden shield today. the children had some excellent learning to show and we are so proud of what they have achieved. I think they love their festive hats.
Today we have loved being involved in the Santa Dash to support Rotherham Hospice and the wonderful work they do. It made it even more special to have the snow today which gave the children added excitement. Thank you @RotherhHosp for asking us to join in again this year we have loved every second and […]
The children in 3M love science and have really enjoyed testing magnets of different side and strength. The children have thought carefully about fair testing and how they might showcase their results.
Y3M are working alongside the British Heart Foundation who is their Community member this term. The children have shared their ideas on various projects they would like to do and the parents are fully onboard. The children have learnt so much about the heart within humans and within animals. The children are so excited about […]
I just wanted to say how proud I am of all the children and staff in our school who have created some fabulous displays in our hall this year. The there has been seasons linked to science and the arts. The Teachers set to work last to transform our hall. We hope you love our […]
The children in Y3M have explored the Christingle and explained what all the parts represent. A Christingle is a symbolic object used in the Advent, Christmas, and Epiphany services of many Christian denominations. Christingle, from a word of German origin, Christkindl, meaning ‘Little Christ Child’, is used to celebrate Jesus Christ as the “Light of the World”.Some beautiful […]
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 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-co2TANm9_VrKFzbvl6iVSuX Groosham Grange- Key stage 2 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-cqe4SwFPbe-MRQvXuTX3v2q Magic Finger https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-crOwQyqw1xMjJrOoOIGCzJA Worlds worst teachers https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-cpVAOnsJ0-61GWMJ7VRRtTG Nowhere Emporium- Key stage 2 https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLxGWMQr47-crIezSyNelYNzaQkmFzsPbW Have […]
Y4/5D have started making their Santa cups for the Christmas Fair. They really liked creating their design and making their final product.
Y6H are enjoying making their Christmas Fair Enterprise projects. They would love fabulous on your tree at home. Well done everyone they are looking great.
The UK Parliament engagement team delivered a fabulous assembly to our KS2 children. They introduced how parliament works, what MPs do, the role of the House of Lords and how laws are made. Thank you so much our children thoroughly enjoyed it.
Y3/4P have loved making vegetable soup this week. The children really enjoyed learning all about the vegetables and cooking technique. Here they are in action learning all about survival ready to write their instructions.
Mrs Elliott loves getting the Children outdoors.
Thank you so much for all your support with our understanding of Diwali.
Today 6B have had some interesting discussions around Covid 19 and have organised statements on the agree-disagree line. We have had to agreed disagreeably with each and used various talk techniques to get our points of view heard, such as thumbs in, palms up and talk token.
Y3/4P have had their first Co-Creation lab with Safe at Last and some of our fabulous parents. The class had spokesmen and spokeswomen who delivered a fabulous presentation sharing their ideas with the group. The children have made some decisions as to what they would like to do this term and next term. The children […]
Y5P enjoyed their dance workshop which linked to the Festival of light.
This week we have had a week looking at aspects of Winter. We have completed some art learning linked to the season Winter. We have also had a science morning where we looked at the impact salt has on ice and the freezing point depression. Children loved the morning as seen by some of the […]
As part of PE, 6H are planning and carrying out circuit fitness sessions. The children are building their fitness and encouraging each other whilst doing them. Even Mr Hanson likes to show off his press ups!
6H had some excellent discussions in P4C about it being ok not to alway agree with each other but to always respect opinions. We used lockdown experiences as a chance to discuss opinions, feelings and emotions.
Y6 have been working on something really special for our Black Art history month. We have taken inspiration from Corey Barksdale who is an American artist. Children have really enjoyed experimenting with colour and bold line work techniques, with stunning outcomes. What do you think Corey? @clow2ground #CoreyBarksdale @Rockingham
PE – Keeping Active Y6H have been keeping fit this week through circuit Training. The children had to take part in a series of fitness challenges, press ups, plank, squats and a whole host of physical activities in order to test how fit the children were. They have really enjoyed the session and I know […]
Today we had a wonderful special mentions assembly with a focus on the wonderful science learning produced by our child’s. And parents during the half term holiday in preparation for our Science Fair. We are so proud of all of our learners this week. Well done.
We proudly present Rockingham’s Science Fair 2020. Here we are exploring scientific concepts and testing out ideas. We hope you enjoy the our explanations and learn something new. Stayed tuned for more science learning coming soon! We hope you like our learning as much as we did creating it.