Today our Year 6s played tag team multiplication in the hall. A difficult challenge of teamwork, skill and resilience. The children were encouraged to self check their learning. Well done Year 6 and thank you Miss Tyzack for planning an incredible numeracy lesson.
We have been extremely fortunate to work with Harriet Goodwin who is an author and provides creative writing workshops with young children. One of Harriet’s most acclaimed books is ‘The Boy Who Fell Down Exit 43’, which was shortlisted for the Blue Peter “Book I Couldn’t Put Down” Award in 2010. She combines her passion […]
What a wonderful afternoon. Rockingham children really can spell some tricky words. What a battle at Y2. Outstanding spelling! We had to access Y3 words to find a winner. Well done to all finalists but our winners are: Sebi Y1, Siena Y2, Lily Y3, Kayleigh Y4, Georgia Y5 and Oliver Y6
Mrs Buttree’s Maths doctors are out in force today curing long division issues. Children are coaching others in the method to secure understanding.
Ella shared with us today how her parents have supported the 4Ocean project by buying bracelets made from plastic recovered from the sea. This has raised awareness in 6B of a potential charity that we can support in our NEMESIS project about reducing plastic in the ocean.
This week in Numeracy we have been learning all about Prime Numbers, Square Numbers and using addition in its many forms, the children have had a fabulous week and worked extremely hard to achieve their targets. Miss Tyzack has also taught the children a sneaky trick on how to calculate their prime numbers. Good luck […]
Mrs Buttree’s maths group are sharpening their arithmetic skills using a game of darts. It’s getting very competitive in here.
What a great session with Mrs Foxley-Johnson! Talking to us about emotions and a good discussion about body language. We have all really enjoyed the session.
Here are our Reading champion winners for this term, congratulations everyone we are so proud of you all. Please keep reading and we hope you enjoy spending your book token. Please enjoy more stories over the Christmas holiday and we can’t wait to continue enjoy spreading the love of reading.
Today our Key Stage 2 children had fun at their party making so many memories with their friends. They played some wonderful games and enjoyed their time together.
A huge thank you to the students at Thomas Rotherham College for delivering their Anti Bulling Drama performance to all of our pupils across the academy. We really appreciate and value you your support in developing the children’s understanding around some the issues they face. Positive reinforcement and a breath of fresh air. Thank you […]
Children have completed learning on sequencing and finding the nth term so now we are competing against each other to complete the sequencing dominos.
This morning we were working in small teams to develop our reasoning skills, the children really enjoyed challenge each other. Well done Y6.
He’s got the Whole world in his hands, Y6 using Makaton to perform their song for our Christingle Service.
It was so wonderful to see so many Rockingham children and parents this evening at the lights switch on. It brought really community spirit and brought everyone together. Thank you to Rob Elliott for inviting us. Lacey and Ally you did a fabulous job. Thank you. Miss Darby and I had a great time. […]
Our Year 6s have produced some outstanding artwork for display at St Mary’s Church we can’t wait to see this on display during our Christingle service next week.
Today we had a fabulous numeracy lesson, building up skills and identifying gaps in learning. I was so proud of the children today making connections across their learning and challenging themselves. I can’t wait to follow your journey this year.
Using our environment to measure the perimeter of everyday objects around school.
What a fantastic final event to celebrate our learning from our two week residency by Grimm and Co. The children have enjoyed every moment and are sad to see the ‘Crates of Conscious Commodities’ go. We will keep the magic alive in our writing. I hope everyone has enjoyed watching our journey throughout the chapters, […]
Today we had our parent workshop where we invited all of our parents in to share this magical experience, thank you again we have had the most memorable experience. Our parents loved the secret door. We really hoped you enjoyed seeing our mythical creatures and all the wonderful learning outcomes. I know quite a lot […]
In our final session in the Crates of Conscious Commodities, we are making talismans to help us through difficult situations.
As part of our Anti bullying learning this week, each child in 6B has a secret person who they are being extra kind to. On Friday, we will see if the recipient realises who is their kindness buddy.
6B were faced with a dilemma today. The Bogle has ruined the Crates of Conscious Commodities in the early hours of the morning. But why? Good or bad intentions? Who knows? We tried to started to recover Graham’s stories for him today. Time is running out. We need more words!