Our children are so excited to see the changes that are happening daily to our LEAF centre – Leading Endeavours for Aspirational futures. We can’t wait to follow its journey and create a fabulous Nurture provision for the children of Rotherham.
Some of the Y6s are so happy this is happening as they have been involved in its development since they were in Y4.
We have been promoting the beat the street initiative and our Early years children have loved participating and being active . The children have been walking , riding or scooting around Rotherham learning about the Town that we live in and the places that are local to us at Rockingham. In accordance to beat the […]
Well done Olivia for your fantastic design to promote Earth Day.
As part of the Big Pedal competition, today we were celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Earth Day. The children came to school in Non-Uniform and wore something green to raise awareness on we can do to help the environment. We discussed how the world can change outside of our own windows. #BigPedal2021
Well done to Y3/4P for celebrating Earth Day. We’ve made a pledge to help the environment. /
Next week we have our activities to support Beat the Street. Get involved and join in the fun.
After cutting the sod our journey in developing our very own Nurture Provision hits the Advertiser. The children are really enjoying being involved in our Nemesis project and making a difference to the local community. Thank you Mrs Elliott for taking the time to bring copies in for our children, what a special keep sake.
Our Early Years children really enjoyed visiting our LEAF Centre site. They were asking lots of questions and listened really carefully. They are really excited to watch our amazing new site develop.
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.
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 […]
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.
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.
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.
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 […]
Are SEMH clubs are off to a flying start this week, the children have loved spending time with their friends, learning something new and being creative. Here are the children exploring the pond.
This week, 6H had the opportunity to plant lots of trees donated by the Woodland Trust. The children had a great time out planting even though it was raining. Thank you to Mrs Tunks for helping us plant them correctly!
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.
In Ks1 this week the children have created their own Robo bugs which have a series of special functions. The children really enjoyed the planning, creating and evaluating the process. Well done Y1/2P I can’t wait to see them around school. I know Mrs Slack loved making hers.
As part of our science week activities, we started our day with a ‘Top Trumps’ morning maths challenge. We looked at animal facts to deduct the oldest animal in each group, then the oldest for the whole class. In the afternoon, we took part in an innovation challenge. The children had to choose a […]
This week 1S have been out in the grounds to plant some new trees! We cannot wait to see them blossom as we go through school.
This week, 1/2P have been outside and planted some new trees in the school grounds. The trees have been donated to school and will make our environment look amazing!
Today year 6 had a meeting with Rev Lyn Wortley to discuss our community calendar project. The children discussed with her our reasons for creating the calendar and how we have carried this out so far. We have agreed that next month the congregation at St Mary’s Church will develop the things to do in […]
The Year 6 NEMESIS project has reached March. Make sure to look at the calendar at the front of school for some different mindfulness activities. Hope you enjoy doing the activities.
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 […]