F2 Using Green Screen Technology

In Foundation Two the children are learning about space and have worked with Steve from the CLC to use green screen technology to transport themselves into space. The children worked hard to learn their lines and perform on camera, we can’t wait to share their finished animation. Please follow and like us:

Road Safety and Speed Awareness.

As a school, we offer our children road awareness training with the support of the local PCSO’s and the Wingfield Ward Councillors Meet our Ward Councillors. Our Deputy Mayor attended our first event of the year and we are proud to raise awareness of the dangers on Roughwood Road, remember it is a 3o zone! Help to […]

Anti Bullying at RJI with Ann Foxley-Johnson

A huge thank you to Miss FJ for supporting the school in its journey to understanding bullying. Thank you to the parents for your support in attending the workshop I really hope you valued the experience and support school in stamping out bullying. The children enjoyed a whole school assembly and interactive workshops throughout the […]

Netball – The Cluster Round

On Monday the 16th of April we took two teams to the Cluster Netball tournament at Wingfield. After hard work and determination, our teams finished 1st and 4th. They are now through to the partnership round. We are so proud of their sporting achievements and would like to thank Miss Tyzack for raising the aspirations of […]

The Gingerbread Man in FS1

In Foundation One we have been enjoying the story of the Gingerbread Man. We have made salt dough gingerbread men to sell in our bakery and we made delicious gingerbread men to eat. We have investigated why the Gingerbread Man would not get into the water at the end of the story. We had lots […]

Reasoning about addition.

The children in 1/2WB  have been reasoning about adding numbers using a ‘whole, part model’. The children have used their counting skills to find the missing number. Please follow and like us:

Balbir Singh Dance Company

Thank you to Kim at the Balbir Singh Dance Company for our workshop. We can’t wait to do our fire tornado dance! Today we learnt about motion and motivation. IMG_5321 IMG_5320 IMG_5329 IMG_532 Please follow and like us:

South Yorkshire Finals

A huge congratulations to the Sports Hall Athletics team for getting to the South Yorkshire finals. They showed great resilience, teamwork and dedication in order to get through to the final 8 teams. The boys were fabulous at the field events and girls outshone the other schools on track. This is a huge achievement and […]

4C – Duration of time

4C have been learning time this week. We have enjoyed our child led learning, investigating how time lines are used. We had to use our reasoning skills to explain our answers. Please follow and like us:

Anne Frank Exhibition

Year 6 are currently reading The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas and have been learning about the Holocaust in WWII. To support our learning we have visited the Anne Frank Exhibition in Rotherham. We learnt about prejudice and how people during WWII were treated differently just because of their religion and beliefs. Please follow and like […]

Nature Safari Visit F2M

We had a special visit from the Nature Safari team. Julia brought into school some of her wonderful animals for us to handle and learn about. This included a skunk, tortoise, pygmy hedgehog, tarantula, bearded dragon, hissing cockroaches and a very lively chinchilla. Julia commented on how impressed she was by how respectful  all the children […]

1B – Egg Science

1B did a Science experiment, trying to dye eggs for Easter. As we always say in 1B- Science doesn’t always work but we always learn from it and it helps to build our resilience and enquiring & exploring skills.  We had good fun trying to dye the eggs in shaving foam and food dye. Look […]

NSPCC activity

Year 1 did 5 activities to earn our 100 points for the NSPPCC – Speak out Stay Safe fundraising activity. The children did really well and embraced all the activities. We love PE!   Please follow and like us:

1/2WB Fair Test Science

In 1/2WB Science this week, the children  had four materials that they tested to find out the best material for Lord Hamelin’s cloak.  The children learned about fair testing, why we do it and how to do it. Please follow and like us:

Mysterious events in 3N

Over the last two weeks, there has been some strange events happening in 3N. Almost daily, we have been finding artifacts left in the classroom. The children have many strange and wonderful explanations as to what they think is happening. They are so enthusiastic we thought we would share the items with you and see […]

Science Buskers Ready!

  Here are some more Science experiments for you to try in National Science Week. Try- Practise- Busk it and remember to explain the Science to the grown ups AFTER you have amazed them! Please follow and like us:

Sports Hall Athletics

Another great performance by Rockingham at the second round of the sports hall athletics competition. The children were well organised and a credit to the school. They knew exactly what events they were taking part in and pushed themselves to the limit both on the field. Miss Tyzack and I couldn’t be prouder. Even when […]

  WELCOME TO NATIONAL SCIENCE WEEK! Following on from our fabulous Science Assembly with our brilliant Science Ambassadors.   Here is you first experiment to try at home. Most of the ingredients are household products so you should be able to find them at home. Ask permission first. Remember that as a Science Busker, you […]

Fruit Tasting in FS2

The children have been reading the story of Handa’s Surprise and this week explored the tropical fruit from the story. This included mango, pineapple, orange, banana, guava, passion fruit and avocado. We used our senses to explore how the fruit smells, feels and tastes.           Please follow and like us: