Special Mentions

We love celebrating all our successes and learning weekly with our children in the special mentions assembly. All our children have produced high quality learning outcomes and developed new knowledge. It is so lovely to hear about what makes our school so special. Congratulations Jenson on winning this weeks Head Teachers Award for alway being […]

REY – STEM – colour mixing

This week in REY linked to our story ‘I Can Eat A Rainbow’ we have been exploring different coloured powder paints. We named the colours and then using the different tools mixed the paints together and watched what happened when the paints were mixed. The children really enjoyed this and loved seeing the paints turn […]

Yummy fruit kebabs in REY!

This week in REY we have been reading the story ‘I Can Eat a Rainbow’ so to link to the book we have been making our own fruit kebabs! The children showed great persistence and resilience when doing this as it can be quite tricky to do! We have loved trying lots of different fruit […]

Celebrating our Successes

During special mentions today we celebrated some amazing successes and celebrated our learning together. The children looked incredible in Yellow Supporting mental health charities. Thank you to everyone for all your hard work this week. Congratulations Jack on achieving the Head Teachers Award this week and to Mrs Buttree – our staff star of the […]

#NationalPoetryDay in REY

Our children in REY love singing nursery rhymes and familiar songs on a daily basis. Today we celebrated national poetry day by choosing our favourite songs and we spoke about the rhyming words we could hear. Our favourite was ‘Hickory Dickory Dock’. We used the hand puppets to bring the rhymes to life, afterwards our […]

F1 participates in National Poetry Day!

In F1, we have practised an autumnal poem about hedgehogs! Together, we even came up with some actions! This is our poem: I’m a little hedgehog, Brown and small, Very prickly, Not that tall. When I’m feeling frightened, Away I crawl, And curl up into a ball! Well done, F1. You were very resilient and […]

F1 Celebrates Black History Month through Art

In F1, we have been looking at the works of artist Charles Gaines. We have loved looking at his artwork and discussing the colours he uses to make them bright and beautiful. We even noticed that Charles uses numbers in his art! We have put our own spin on his artwork by creating a tree […]

REY Healthy Little Movers!

Today we have had a lovely visit from Wendy from the outreach team. She has been into setting and done some lovely activities linked to healthy eating and our bodies. The children warmed up their bodies following some action songs and then we tried lots of delicious fruit! Parents have also been given a handout […]

REY – Literacy – Family Song

This week in REY our book of the week is ‘The Family Book’. We have been talking about what family means and sharing pictures of our own families! To support our literacy skills we have been singing the ‘Finger Family’ song, the children have loved singing this and throughout the week have sung this independently […]

F1 Tiger Tea

This week we have been reading our new story The Tiger who Came to Tea. We have set up areas in the classroom to support the children’s understanding of the text. T

Maths in REY!

This week in REY linked to our book of the week ‘George goes to playgroup’ the children have been working hard to complete the Peppa Pig jigsaws! This supports our maths skills by combining objects together and completing inset puzzles. All the children have worked so hard showing great persistence and resilience to complete the […]


Today we celebrated our Willow Tree Oscars where some of our children were awarded an Oscar for their animation and film making skills all based on areas of the curriculum and the topic they have been learning. We are so proud to announce that our Winners were …. Year 6 Animation of the Heart Year […]

Special Mentions Assembly

Today we celebrated the children’s achievements in their new class. It appears everyone has had a fantastic first week and really enjoying finding new friendships, getting to know their Teacher and learning new things. Well done to all our winners and we really enjoyed our Olympics theme.

Olympic Maths – REY!

This week our children in REY have been learning all about the olympics, we have looked at the Olympic Rings and spoke about what shape they are, how many they can see and the different colours! Throughout the environment we have had a variety of maths opportunities in different areas for the children to explore, […]

Awards 2021

Today we celebrated our successes across all classes in school. It was lovely to see the smiles on so many faces. We awarded children with trophies, certificates and book vouchers for – Excellence Friendship Respect Reading Champion Sportsman Sportswomen Overcoming Adversity Boy of the Year Girl of the Year,   Here are our winners –

Special Mentions Celebrations.

We are so proud of our Golden shield winners and showcasing some fantastic learning outcomes. We are so proud of you all. A huge well done to Charlie receiving the Head Teachers award for his positive attitude, resilience and how he has grown in confidence.

Endangered Animals F1

This week we have been learning about endangered animals and read the story Look after us. We took part in a sorting activity, naming habitats and identifying the animals that lived there. We have enjoyed drawing pictures of our favourite animals.

Literacy and UTW

This week in early years we have been learning all about where we live in our town Rotherham and attend our school Rockingham . We discussed who we live with and what type of home we live in. The children then chose a home they would live in and who with if they could choose […]