P4C – Almost Anything

We read the story ‘Almost Anything’ and we thought about what we could ask the character and what we might say to them. We came up with some really motivating statements that we could all remember for when we feel things are tough. Please follow and like us:

Race for Life, we raised a whopping £1790.35!

A huge thank you to everyone who donated money for Race for Life we are so proud of all our families raising money for Cancer research – The Race for Life is Cancer Research UK’s biggest series of fundraising events. Taking place across the UK, the events include 5k and 10k routes for participants to […]

Social Innovation at its best!

Here we are celebrating our new crossing that allows all Wingfield children and families to cross the road safely. Thank you to our Wingfield Ward Councillors for allowing our children to be part of the iconic Beatles Album cover. We can’t wait to see the photograph in the Advertiser! We look working alongside our Community […]

Rockingham’s Got Talent

Today we held our Talent show and we were impressed with all our fabulous contestants. All 18 acts wowed the judges with their jokes, cheer leading, dancing, singing and we even had a pianist. Congratulations to USB on being our winners this year. Leighton just can’t be beat this year after winning the XFactor! Thank […]

Our new buddy system!

Today we started our new buddy system with our older children being paired with one of our new Year 3s. The children will support one another to develop socially and build relationships with one another. Here they are completing the Daily Mile together for the first time! Smiles all round! Please follow and like us:

Race for Life 2019

Today we held our Race for Life event for the second year running, a huge thank you to Miss Tyzack for organising such as wonderful event and to our parents, children and staff who have made donations. The children have been busy running in their new classes and many of our children have ran with […]

5/6H PSHE

This week the children in 5/6H discussed how are world and school could be better. Everyone has an opinion during class discussions and then we put our ideas into speech bubbles for us to remember throughout the year ahead. There were two key messages from our discussions: Our world would be better if there was […]

Pie and Pea night!

Thank you so much to our wonderful parents who joined us for a game of bingo and a quiz to meet and greet our new teaching staff. It was a lovely atmosphere and we hope you enjoyed it as much as we did. I hope you agree that the enterprise children were incredible and did […]

P4C in Y4/5D

The children used their P4C to generate questions about the book ‘Almost Anything’. They thought about George and Bear’s friendship and how they helped one another. Please follow and like us:

Rockingham Awards Celebration

Today we announced this years winners at our awards ceremony selected by their class teachers for children who had tried their best this year, developed excellence and shown resilience through out the year. All of our children are outstanding and work extremely hard and we are proud of everyone. Our Awards are for Boy of […]

Community Safety – NEMESIS

We are finally able to share our community safety video with you that was created to discuss some of the challenges that our young people face when in the local area. We hope to raise awareness of how a persons actions, body language can make another person feel. We hope to develop empathy within our […]

RABA Gold – Anti Bullying Award

We are so proud to announce that Rockingham Junior and Infant School have achieved the RABA Gold for the work we have completed this year on Diversity and Anti Bullying. Thank you MrsFJ for all the work you have done in school this year and the support you have given us! We are so excited […]

Diversity Week in FS1, It’s good to be different!

In Foundation One we have been thinking about lots of ways in which we are different. We have talked about our different families and found out that we all have different homes. We have talked about how our bodies are very similar in some ways but very different in others. We enjoyed dressing up for […]

Diversity

Y3/4P enjoyed our circled time discussing diversity. Children had some really good discussions about how important it is to be proud of yourself and to be different. Please follow and like us:

Challenging Gender Stereotypes in 6B

During Diversity week 6B children have been challenging gender stereotypes through art. The children have generated a series of pictures thinking about what someone would look like in a particular profession, doctor, nurse or firefighter. What do you think? Please follow and like us:

75th Anniversary of the D-Day Landings

Today along with many others worldwide. D-day vividly illustrates the thanks we owe to friends, allies and Commonwealth nations who fought alongside Britain in defending its freedoms, values and way of life. We will always remember. Please follow and like us:

Ann Foxley Johnson – Diversity

This week is Diversity week at Rockingham, we have been incredibly lucky to have Ann Foxley Johnson in school teaching the children about what it is like to be different and exploring stereotypes. The children and staff came dressed in clothing to show their personality or to represent a hobby/interest or tell others who they […]

Is it important to share your emotions?

Y6B have explored the story ‘Lucy’s Blue Day ‘ through P4C, the children generated the question ‘Is it important to share your emotions?’ The children were fabulous and shared their reasons why as you can see below. Do you think it is important to share your emotions? Please follow and like us:

Y4H Diversity and Respect

In Y4H this afternoon we have been learning about respect, diversity and understanding the similarities and differences between each other. We started our discussion with the word love and what that means the children discussed a range of ideas such as – Family Friends Pets Belongings and caring for each other, We watched a short […]

Well-being week in Y6B

This week the whole school is supporting Mental Health and Well being with a range of activities to promote mindfulness and encourage children to talk about their feelings. In Y6B the children have listened to a range of music, taken part in some therapeutic work and spent time really getting to know each other and […]

P4C in 3/4P

In 3/4P the children have been completing a P4C on attendance, looking at the importance of coming to school and not missing out on learning time. Their question was ‘Are you Ashamed? what are your thoughts? Please follow and like us:

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:

P4C in 6B

This week in 6B the children found a screwed up attendance certificate in the Immersive reading environment, the certificate was given to a child with 100% attendance. The children decided on a range of questions they wanted to explore. Would you throw your attendance certificate away? Do you think attendance is crucial to you? Do […]

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: