Our children in REY have a real love of reading and that is evident from speaking to the children, we hope our parents enjoy our new drop in room. You can share a story and use all the resources to act out and become the characters. Please encourage your child to share a story sack.
In literacy we have been learning about the use of language and how to engage a reader through story telling. The children have used their immersive reading area for inspiration. Look at the smiles on the children’s faces and how proud they are of their learning.
Welcome to the army. Recruitment speeches in 6B Today we have started a new genre of writing, persuasive speeches. In WW1 young men were persuaded to join the army by recruitment officers. In our first session we looked at our model text and thought about how we could command an audience using our voices and […]
Our Year 6 children are really enjoying their break times especially our new Reading Huts, we love Reading at Rockingham.
Family Learning is back with a bang! Calling all parents to take part and share pictures to enable us to collect free books for schools. Information from @Rotherhamcreat2 our wonderful Rotherham Creative Learning Community I wanted to inform you that our Family Learning will continue this year as a home learning opportunity. Engaging with parents […]
Rockingham Early Years Children have been learning the song Wheels on the Bus today. They worked really hard on learning the actions and joining in.
Our Year 6 are loving getting back to Guided Reading, sharing texts and exploring the immersive reading environment. The children are using different techniques to develop their understanding and fluency.
Today we held our first virtual assembly, focussing on the story Elephant Me, a story based on a young Elephant who believed he wasn’t good enough and that he had nothing to share or offer. We soon learnt that all that matters is being you. We are all special and all have something to offer. […]
Here is our next story with Mrs Slack, we know you are going to really enjoy this one. She wants to know all about your holiday. We hope you’ve had fun, Here is Brave Owl,
Here is Mrs Slack sharing The Three Billy Goats Gruff, we hope you enjoy listening as much as much as I did.
Here is a video to explain why we love our Rockingham Early Years Children so much, have a wonderful summer everyone and Good Luck in F1.
Good Afternoon Everyone, We would like to share our Year 6 Leavers Video with you all. We have just had the premier with all of our children in school and now it is time to share. Get the tissues ready, sit back, relax and enjoy. Here is 8 years rolled into a 30 minute Video. […]
Today we would like to share Jack and the Beanstalk with you. We really hope you enjoy.
Today we set off on our awards deliveries again and managed to reach around 20 households sharing awards, certificates and reading our speeches. We’ve loved seeing all of our children’s beautiful faces and can’t wait to see them back in school in September. Congratulations everyone you make us all so proud!
Here is a video which announces the Winners across Willow Tree academy after we celebrated all the wonderful videos that have been produced by our amazing children. Congratulations to all of our winners, we are so proud of you. I have published all the videos that were entered into the Willow Tree Oscars on the […]
Tomorrow is our Willow Tree Oscars Ceremony, here are our nominees for the Best Storytelling – Good Luck everyone.
Tomorrow is our Willow Tree Oscars Ceremony, here is our nominee for the Best News Report – Good Luck Annie.
This weeks story is What makes a rainbow? With Mrs Slack, we hope you enjoy this story as much as we did.
This weeks story shared by Mrs Slack is the Ugly Duckling, we hope you enjoy.
We have missed Mrs Slacks story time, here she is sharing We’re going on a Bear Hunt, we hope you enjoy.
Here is our next addition of Newsround, we have some exciting features now that we have our children back in school. We hope you enjoy what’s been happening at Rockingham this week.
Here is Miss Wood sharing one of her favourite books A Squash and a Squeeze. I know our Foundation 2 children love sharing stories with Miss Wood.
NEWS: A new support centre for school children is hoping to cut the number of exclusions across Rotherham The LEAF Centre will be built at Rockingham Junior and Infant School after the Willow Tree Academy secured two thirds of the funding needed – with the children fundraising to make up the rest You can hear […]
Mrs Tunks delivers our amazing family learning packs from the CLC, a huge thank you to Trish and the team. We can’t wait to show you our creations. Thank you Mrs Tunks for bringing the smiles to everyone’s faces.
Happy Half term to all our fabulous staff, parents and children we hope you stay rested, stay safe and enjoy spending time outdoors. Here is this weeks News Round we hope you enjoy.
Here is our F1 Video all about Kindness, it is beautiful and shows their wonderful smiling faces. Well done everyone some fabulous learning linked to Mental Health Week!
Here is this weeks Rockingam News Round the highlight of the week, please keep your entries coming we love sharing them with everyone.
Here is this weeks Rockingham News Round, your favourite show of the week, we hope you enjoy seeing what everyone has been up to.
Here is our VE Day celebration from WTA we hope you all enjoy.
Here is our first addition of Rockingham News Round we still have our competitions for our theme music and for naming the show. Our First Edition is 24 minutes long as we had so many staff and children who wanted to participate and are so excited to get this up and running. We hope you […]