Macmillan Coffee Morning

Today we held our Macmillan coffee morning in aid of the wonderful charity supporting families who are suffering with cancer. Please explore the website to see the reasons why we raise money and hold this wonderful event annually – https://coffee.macmillan.org.uk/about/why/ Thank you to all the parents, children and staff who donated cakes, muffins and to our […]

Thank you Oakworth Homes – NEMESIS

A huge thank you to John Capper at Oakworth homes for allowing myself and Mrs Fearnley to come and look around your business and explore the possibility of working together on building our Nurture Base on the site of our old caretakers house (Project 525). We are so excited to finally get this project underway […]

Thank you Mr Staveley

I would like to say a huge thank you to Jim Staveley for all his hard work this weekend on renovating the pond area, the children and staff are so lucky to have you. It now looks incredible and is a user friendly space for children. This is now the perfect opportunity for learning 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 […]

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 […]

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 […]

NEMESIS Showcase

So proud of Rockingham children today, from Year 4 to Year 6 working alongside each other to share with our European partners what we have been doing during our NEMESIS projects. The children were very articulate and confidently able to present to a range of adults new learning. Well done! Please follow and like us:

NEMESIS – Social Change

Today we were able to see the fabulous designs that have been created by Ben Liddle who is our Social Innovation Practitioner on our NEMESIS project. We are so excited to actually move this project forward, the house will support children and families with Social Emotional Mental Health need as well as Special Education needs. […]

NEMESIS CO-Creation Lab 5

Today we held our 5th Co-creation lab with our community partners, thank you so much to – Our local Councillors, Wingfield Academy Early Help RMBC Our PCSOs NEMESIS Partners We are working towards a shared vision and goal in achieving a new SEMH provision for our children and parents with the project 525. Here we […]

NEMESIS Co-Creation Lab 4

Developing collaboration methods between children and adults- Yesterday the children and adults worked together to interview each other about the project. They asked a series of questions to gain an insight into their thoughts and feelings about being involved in the NEMESIS project. Are you enjoying being involved in the NEMESIS project? Do you feel […]

NEMESIS – Making the Video for Wingfield

This week the Year 6 children and Jayden have worked together to make a video for Wingfield students on their thoughts and fears when visiting the local shops. Our children have expressed concerns that when they visit the shop outside Wingfield they often feel quite intimidated and frightened as they find it hard to get […]

NEMESIS Co-Creation Lab 3

Another successful meeting held yesterday with our children, parents and partners. A huge thank you to Ben Liddle for your support and guidance in creating designs for our project. The plans and designs far out weighed our expectations. We discussed a range of possibilities and everyone contributed to how the site could be used including […]

Los Albares- Nemesis

During our NEMESIS meeting in Zaragoza we received some letters from the children at Los Albares school. Today the children have written their replies. We are hoping the children can continue to communicate through Skype and letters about the NEMESIS project and the work that we are doing. We really hope the children enjoy reading […]

NEMESIS – Project 525

Yesterday we had a wonderful meeting with RMBC and our ward Councillors Rob and John to discuss the next stages of the project. RMBC and Housing came to look at the site to see whether they could support with the renovation work. The children will be starting their designs next week. Thank you to everyone […]

NEMESIS Co-creation meeting

On Tuesday the 15th of January we held our second Co-creation meeting to discuss how we plan to move project ‘525’ forward. Last week we outlined our project – Project 525 is the renovation of the old caretaker’s house which is based at Rockingham Junior and Infant school. The project is large scale and will […]

We need you!

What is NEMESIS? The NEMESIS program is designed to develop Social Innovation skills amongst children, the program is a European Commission research project and stands for ‘Novel Educational Model Enabling Social Innovation Skills.’ We are wanting our children at Rockingham to help shape and have a vision for a better world through highlighting and finding […]

Art Learning in 6B

The children in 6B have been looking around school to collect recycled plastics and materials to create 3D art sculptures/pictures alerting people to the dangers of plastic in our oceans. We have been working in small groups and pairs to share our learning through art. Please follow and like us: