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.
Today we celebrated science week during special mentions, we have had some fabulous learning outcomes and our children have loved every second. A big thank you to Miss Darby for organising such a spectacular week with a range of online workshops.
Welcome back Rockingham, we are delighted to share with you this weeks Newsletter, please take the time to read about all the amazing learning that has been happening in school. Newsletter 12th March 2021
Today we focussed on our world book week as part of our special mentions assembly. This week we have made characters from vegetables, build dens and created story TShirts. The children have been phenomenal but a big special mentions goes to Mrs Buttree for her organisation and amazing ideas that has made it such a […]
A huge thank you to all our parents, carers and children for putting together such a special video it means so much to each and everyone one of us. We can’t thank you enough and couldn’t have got through the year without you. Together we have achieved so much and I know that because of […]
The children have had a great day making reading dens at home and school and sharing their favourite books.
Y5P have been building dens and enjoying reading as part of World Book Week. There are some incredible outcomes and wonderful reading. I am looking forward to hearing the children read and see their developments next week. Mr Parkin
Y5P are having a great week with their World Book Week Learning. They have created t-shirts, developed fruit characters, and spent today developing scavenger stories. We have two days left of the creative week and I am sure our fantastic outcomes will continue.
A huge congratulations to our winners this week. We showcased some fabulous examples of learning to our families this week. Thank you for all your support and commitment to remote learning. We are proud of all of our children and enjoy sharing their amazing achievements.
This week in Miss Tyzack’s Art session the children were learning how to draw a nose. They have been building up how to draw facial features over the past few weeks. The children will now over half term draw a face as a challenge and during the first week back we will guess who the […]
Today we celebrated our children who had won class dojo and who had showcased some outstanding learning. We are so proud of all of our children this week and we know that all our children are trying their best. Miss Stubbs announced the winners of our Art Competition today so well done to all our […]
Here is some wonderful learning outcomes from Spring 1 and our journey so far. We have had a remarkable term with live lessons, Extra Curricular Activities and competitions to make everyone smile. We hope you enjoy reading about all the wonderful learning that has taken place.
This week the staff have been frantically delivering bears to each child in our school with a special certificate for our parents and children to tell them how proud we are of them and how much we miss them. We still have a few more deliveries to make but we hope you keep and treasure […]
This afternoon Miss Parkin and Miss Stubbs held a live drawing session. We all drew Mickey Mouse and what fantastic outcomes we have got! Here are lots of the drawings we have received, if you have one to share please send it to your teacher we would love to see it! Mrs Buttree did a […]
Today’s special mentions was so wonderful, celebrating all the achievements of our learners. We’ve seen learning linked to all curriculum areas and some fabulous ways to present learning. Congratulations to all our children today and our staff who have worked tirelessly. Well done to Miss Darby and Mrs Oram who are our staff stars of […]
Over the last two weeks the children have been focussing on the eye and mouth when studying the face. The children have really enjoyed working with Miss Tyzack and the have really enjoyed their discussions within the group. Well done everyone.
Thank you so much to Mrs Oram and Charlotte for our Extra Curricular club this afternoon. The children loved making fruit kebabs and fruit salads. Some of our children even created artwork using the fruit. I think the teachers loved this too. I think you should have your own cookery show.
Y5P have been working so hard with their lockdown learning. Here is a little example of what they’ve been up to.
Meet Lizzie our new friend at Rockingham, bringing excitement and joy to the children’s faces during Mental Health week. Thank you Mrs Tunks, we love Lizzie and hope she visits again soon.
Well done for Ks2 children who have kept active today to maintain a healthy mind. It’s important to stay active for our well being and Rockingham children are doing brilliant in keeping active.
Please take part in our whole school competition to win prizes – we can’t wait to see your entries. Good Luck Everyone, Art Competition For the competition we would like you to create a piece of artwork with the inspiration ‘A view from your window’. This could be what you can see from your window […]
This week we have showcased some tremendous outcomes from our children. They have all worked extremely hard and gone the extra mile. A huge staff shout out to Mrs Marlow and Mr Purshouse for achieving staff star 🌟 of the week. Well done everyone.
Mr Hanson held his extra curricular activity today with a fitness session for all children in school to join, we did press ups, lunges and squats not to mention a whole range of exercises to keep us fit and healthy,
A huge thank you to our fabulous teachers for creating such a wonderful escape room for our children as part of our Extra Curricular Activities. What an excellent challenge and can’t wait to see more of these in school. Especially linking STEM across the curriculum. Well done everyone!
Today Mr Parkin’s Extra Curricular activity was all about pets. Children from all classes were present and brought their pets to meet everyone. We learnt so much about different animals, their habitats and special skills. We loved it thank you Mr Parkin for a wonderful session the staff loved it too.
It was so lovely having our children and parents share in our special mentions assembly today. Thank you to all our teachers who are working so hard and sharing the beautiful learning our children are creating at home. Congratulations to all our winners today and good luck everyone for next week.
This weeks session the children were set the challenge to draw faces, looking at where different features would go. The children drew what they thought a face looked like and the discovery was incredible. The children learnt lots of new schools and worked together. Here is some pictures from last week to show some of […]
Loved today’s PE, fitness workout, we planked, squatted, lunged and challenged ourselves with press ups. Children and staff from all key stages joined in and felt energised. Thank you Mr Hanson.
Since March 2020 we have been finding new ways to capture our learning, especially during this difficult time we find ourselves in. Together we continue to learn, grow and support our Mental Health and Wellbeing. We wanted to celebrate our children’s learning through the lockdown periods we have experienced together. We are so proud of […]
Today in school we’ve thoroughly enjoyed our live learning sessions with Miss Darby and Mr Parkin. Guided Reading and Numeracy were fabulous with lots of children accessing the sessions. It’s been wonderful spending time with our children in school.