Today our children collected their first egg from our Hens. The children have enjoyed looking after them and learning all about caring for battery chickens. So proud of you all.
Our children in KS2 have enjoyed a series of environmental challenges and a carrousel of activities in developing the grounds. We can’t wait to follow their journey throughout the term.
Y6H have loved getting back into their after school club. Enjoying time together and developing their skills. Well done 6H excellent team work.
Our Children in 6H are flying the flag with their maths passport achievements thanks to the wonderful support from Mrs Baum who has been supporting the children with their mental arithmetic. The children have now moved onto the next planet. Well done 6H.
We are so excited to have our new rescue Hens arrive today, we really hope that the children can start collecting eggs from tomorrow and caring for them. Our rota is back up and running for classes to care for them. Next week Mrs Elliott is going to bring in some goats for our children […]
The start of our new venture at Willowtree Academy starts today! Thank you to all the children, staff and project builders in actually making this happen. Jane Fearnley Executive Head Teacher’s dream finally comes true today supported by our Chair of Trustees Tony Trueman, Jenny Lingrell Rotherham Children’s services and Robert Elliott Local Councillor. A […]
The new year 6 NEMESIS calendar has been put up in front of school with the theme of Attentive April. We would like to thank the congregation at St Mary’s Church Greasbrough and Reverend Wortley who contributed the ideas for the calendar for the children to then put onto paper. We have really enjoyed making […]
Here are some big smiles from our Foundation 2 children. They are sharing their Attendance Certificates, dojo winners and Easter Raffle prizes. Well done everyone.
Mrs Sweeney and Mrs Houghton has been changing the environment ready for Summer 1 ensuring that our continuous provision looks inviting for our children.
Mr Purshouse has been around school to explain to our children all about the Beat the Street initiative starting on the 14th of April. Get involved and sign the whole family up.
Mrs Slack had another successful Easter raffle this year where we were able to award 20 prizes to our children. Thank you to all the parents who bought tickets and made it such a huge success.
Our story this week was ‘Planting a Rainbow’, we have enjoyed looking at the different coloured flowers in the story and which colour is our favourite. For our learning outcome we have explored colour and colour mixing with primary colours using powder paint. Children were encouraged to mix the paints in the pallet and see […]
Around school we have our RP Reps up and proud. They have done a wonderful job completing their qualification and learnt so much about the importance of their role. We can’t wait to see them out on the playground after Easter.
Our children from REY to Year 6 loved getting involved in the Census and completing some fabulous learning. All children understand the history of the census and thoroughly enjoyed data collection. Thank you Mr Hanson for organising such a wonderful day.
Today’s final special mentions was one to remember. We said our goodbyes to Mrs Perratt, Ms Atkinson and Mrs Marlow who will all be greatly missed at Rockingham. We awarded 20 Easter Raffle prizes courtesy of Mrs Slack who did an excellent job of organising this this term. Thank you Mrs Slack. We also awarded […]
Today our Year 6 children enjoyed their meeting with Los Albares to discuss our NEMESIS projects and shared our experiences of lockdown. Both children enjoyed finding out the similarities and differences between the two counties. We can’t wait for our next meeting.
Today we had to say a special goodbye to Mrs Marlow who we will greatly miss. The children have made a video to tell her how much they are going to miss her. I think the staff feel exactly the same. Thank you for being such a special part of our journey and lots of […]
This week in foundation 1 we have been looking at the text Where oh where is Rosies chick . We have learnt all about the life cycle of a chick , what a female chicken is called and what a male is called. We have been counting to 5 and learning how to form the […]
This week we have had some fantastic discussions around our mind. The children came up with some really impressive questions and we have discussed all be we voted for one to pursue further which was ‘Where do your thoughts come from?’ We have shared this with parents in 6B to give their perspective too.
Here is the new Induction magazing from Winterhill which explains all about Transition at Winterhill school for our Year 5 and 6 Children.
Mr Purshouse is busy allocating our Beat the Street Fobs, maps and Teacher Information. We just know our children are going to love getting involved in such a fabulous initiative. Thank you so much for allowing us to be part of this amazing opportunity. Mental Health, Wellbeing and fitness is at the heart of what […]
All children in Foundation 2 created some fabulous Easter Bonnets this year. Congratulations to our three winners. Well done everyone.
Our 5P children love being outdoors with Mr Parkin developing their shooting skills. Miss Taylor’s team took on Mr Parkin’s some excellent competition. Well done everyone.
Our Hairdresser’s has been transformed into Rockingham’s very own Fruit and Vegetable Shop. The children can’t wait to explore the continuous provision in Summer Term.
The children in Y5P are developing their computing skills in the Internet cafe area this morning. Chrome Books, IMacs and PCs there is nothing 5P can’t use to develop their computing skills.
6B enjoying a game of Bench ball outdoors with Mr Hood. Y6 were very competitive and there some fabulous saves. Mr Hood even joined in too. Well being at it’s best.
The children in 2WB are exploring mindfulness through colouring, music and relaxation. What a wonderful atmosphere.
Basketball with Mr Hanson, the children in 6H love being outdoors especially being involved in sport. The children were extremely competitive and worked well as a team.