We made tangram pictures of Olympic sports today, practising our fine motor skills in 1/2B 🔷🔺🟢
In Y1/2B, we have been practising some of our sketching skills to reveal our Olympic sporting theme. Can you guess from our work? 🔍
As part of our DT project, we designed, made and evaluated our own Olympic medals in Y1/2B. We decided our medals must have the Olympic rings and the goddess of victory, Nike. They should be shiny and durable. They could have a ribbon attached, to wear around the neck. 🏅
Our Science investigation on push and pull forces (in sports) generated the question: How much force will make a ball travel the furthest? 🎾⚽️
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.
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 –
In y2 this week we have been learning all about place value. We have been discussing the value of tens and ones.
Today we held our first ever Willow Vision, competing against our four schools in a competition. All the children sang beautifully in French. Congratulations Roughwood, what a performance. We already have ideas buzzing for next year.
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What a fabulous celebration this week, discussing all the wonderful achievements. A huge thank you to Miss Stubbs our staff star of the week and Chloe who received our Head Teachers Award. We are really proud of you all.
Mrs Oram has been working hard on the KS1 Playground to come up with creative ways to develop teamwork. Our children have loved the new the activities that are on offer, thank you so much Mrs Oram we are so lucky to have you in our school.
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.
KS1 children in our Keppel house team enjoyed their amazing treat day!
Today our children celebrated their achievements as it is Record of Achievement day. They have identified improvements and next steps both academically and personally. It has been wonderful to go around the classes and see the discussions happening. All children are really confident and able to talk about themselves as a learner, a friend and […]
Special Mentions Assembly Sharing the learning journey, learning outcomes and celebrating our Dojo stars of the week. A huge congratulations to Emmie and Bella achieving the Head Teachers Award for their commitment to Beat the Street. Congratulations to Willow who achieved staff star of the week, he has settled into school life really well and […]
We celebrated all our achievements this week in Special Mentions, our Year 1 children are really development their computing skills. We have shown some fabulous design and technology skills within History. In Literacy the children have produced some high quality examples of learning. Well done everyone.
Mrs Oram is supporting positive play in KS1 and created some fabulous scavenger hunts on our playground. The children have loved them and can’t wait to start making their own.
Today we celebrated our children’s successes during special mentions. A wonderful assembly. We are so proud of you all.
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Next week we have our activities to support Beat the Street. Get involved and join in the fun.
This week we celebrated History within our Special mentions. The children across school are learning about a variety of Historical Events that changed the lives of many people. Our KS1 children are learning about he History of London and the Great Fire of London. Our Year 3 children are studying ‘The Victorians’, in Year 4 […]
Our KS1 children wanted to show their amazing Science learning, we are so proud of their messy mixtures learning. Excellent process and progression of skills.
Our children have loved coming back after Easter to their new Reading Environments. It’s been wonderful seeing the children fully immersed in the class texts. I can’t wait to hear all about your reading.
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 […]
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 […]
Our children beautifully told the story of Easter through the arts, drama and literacy. The children worked collaboratively together to celebrate Easter. Our youngest children talked about the joys of Spring and Growth. Thank you to all our parents who were able go join and to Reverend Lyn Wortley for sharing a beautiful video for […]
In 1S and 1/2P we decided for census day we would count the vehicles and people that pass school. We counted 25 cars and 12 people. We saw lorries, vans a bus and even 2 dogs! we will use the data that we collected to create graphs and charts.
This week has been tree planting week at Rockingham, all the children have been out planting trees near our pond area. The children have learnt so much from Mrs Tunks this week. Thank you for helping our children grow.