Creating Animations

Y4/5D have been working hard on creating their animations. They have developed their stories, produced backgrounds and written dialog. The children are now using the iPads to record and edit their animations. Please follow and like us:

Practical maths

In Y4/5D, the children have been calculating volume in numeracy. The children used problem solving skills to create different shapes and then calculate their volume. Please follow and like us:

Preparing For Our Performance

Y4/5D are working towards their arts awards. Last week the children were adding the finishing touches to their dance, ready for their performance at Magna. Today the children have been thinking for questions they would like to ask their guest dancer, who will be attending and performing at their rehearsal this week. Please follow and […]

Bradford Film and Media Museum

Yesterday our Year 4/5 children visited Bradford Film and Media Museum, the children were learning about animation and observed a range of equipment that has been used in the past and present day. The children will be using this to create their own films using I can animate. Please follow and like us:

Rotherham Minster

Today our Year 5 children performed two songs at Rotherham Minster in front a wonderful audience. Thank you to the parents that were able to come and watch the service we hope you enjoyed it. We were able to watch Greasbrough’s performance which was also outstanding. Thank you to Rotherham’s Music Service for giving us […]

Tempest Workshop

This morning Y4/5D took part in a drama workshop. The children developed their characterisation skills. They also analysed Shakespeare’s text and learnt more about the language in the Tempest. Please follow and like us:

Creating Angles

In Y4/5D we have been using our bodies to create different angles. We then went on to measure angles around the hall using a protractor. We found lots of obtuse, acute and right angles.  Please follow and like us:

WW1 Drama Workshop

This morning, children from both Rockingham and Roughwood have had the opportunity to work with students who are completing their degree course on a drama project linked to WW1. The children have had a fabulous experience working with the students and alongside other children from Roughwood. Thank you for this wonderful opportunity Mr Williams and […]

Anti-bullying week in Y4/5D

This week in Y4/5D we have been discussing what bullying means and how to prevent bullying. We watched the video ‘For The Birds’ and created questions.  We chose the question, why are people bullied because they are different? The children discussed this question and wrote their own responses.   Please follow and like us:

Measuring Outdoors Y4/5D

The children were set the challenge to estimate and measure the length of the playground. We used different ways of measuring to see, which was most accurate. Then we used our conversion skills to convert between different units of measure. Please follow and like us:

P4c in Y4/5D

Today the children discussed the questions ‘Why didn’t women act in Shakespearean times?’. Before we started our discussion we revisited the P4c rules about respecting other children’s views. The children shared many different ideas and listened to their peers opinions. Please follow and like us:

Year 6 Kelham Island

Year 6 have been evacuated! Children have taken part in a day fully immersed in life on the 1st September 1939 when children were evacuated from large cities – like Sheffield. We have investigated missing luggage and experienced what it is like during an Air Raid. Our learning today has supported out WWII topic and book […]

Knife and Fork Week

We wanted to demonstrate to children proper dining table etiquete. We enjoyed practising using our knives and forks with how to eat correctly. Please follow and like us:

Measuring the Perimeter of York Minster

Recently Year 5 took part in a residential to York. We really enjoyed visiting York Minster, and when we returned to Rockingham we learnt how to measure the perimeter of the minster.   Please follow and like us: