Stay and Play in FS1

Children and parents got stuck in and made some fantastic flying saucers to support our learning in maths this week. We all made an alien spaceship and took home the counting rhyme ‘5 little men in a flying saucer’. The fabulous outcomes are on display in our lobby. We look forward to seeing you all every […]

Exploring Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

Children in Year 6 have been learning about equivalent fractions, decimals and percentages. We have then been using our knowledge to create shapes using cubes with a percentage in different colours. For example, create a shape with 20 cubes where 75% are blue. Some children have even created two shapes which show 175% green! Great resilience and problem-solving. […]

Art Club

During this weeks art club, we have used pastels to create stunning images of fruit to be displayed on our new dining room display boards. Children have been looking carefully at where the lighter parts and darker parts are and adding tone. This has made our fruit look and feel three dimensional. Please follow and […]

Ordering Fractions, Decimals and Percentages

We have been using our reasoning skills in year 6 to order fractions, decimals and percentages. We have used our knowledge of equivalent fractions and converting fractions to decimals and percentages to help us. This was tricky but we used our resilience skills to solve the problem. Please follow and like us:

Scientists investigating in 1B

In our Materials learning in Science, we were investigating which would be the best types of paper to a)mop up water and b) paint on. We had great fun with the investigating. The conclusion we came to was that paper towels were the most absorbent paper for mopping up water and art paper was the […]

Young Voices

On Tuesday 16th January, Glee club Performed at the Young Voices concert at Sheffield Arena. The children were a delight and a pleasure to listen to. They sang their hearts out and were a credit to the school and teachers involved. Please follow and like us:

F2B Stay and Play making rockets

F2B have enjoyed creating their own space rockets with family members at our stay and play session this week. Everyone was very enthusiastic and the children were excited to use their imaginations. Well done, each rocket was fantastic and unquie! Thank you to all the adults who came to support us! Please follow and like […]

School Council

Meet the team School council Children   Today we took our school council to the town hall to learn all about the duties and responsibilities of being a councillor. We were extremely lucky to have a guided tour and a question and answer session with the Mayor. The children learnt so much about the role of […]

Fairy Tale Castle

The Year 1 children have been busy over Christmas and in the last week! They have made castles from recyclable materials such as left over Christmas paper, cardboard boxes and toilet roll inners! They are embracing their learning about Towers and Turrets with vigour. Well done 1B !   Please follow and like us:

Awesome Art from 1B

In our Art lesson this week with Mrs Taylor, we learned about Tone using a 4B pencil. The children copied parts of the fairy tale castle and used their skills to show different tones and create some fantastic artwork. Please follow and like us:

A Starry Night

The children have created their own version of Vincent Van Gogh’s A Starry Night.  We had a class discussion about the painting and the children had some lovely thoughts and opinions: ” I like the big and little tower” ” I like the bright stars” ” I don’t like the giant mountain” ” I like […]

F2B sharing activities

This week F2B have been learning all about sharing objects into equal groups. We started off small by sharing objects between two groups and then moved onto sharing objects between three and four groups. The children have made excellent progress with sharing and can talk about the strategies they might use to share objects equally. […]

Knife and Fork Week

We wanted to demonstrate to children proper dining table etiquete. We enjoyed practising using our knives and forks with how to eat correctly. Please follow and like us:

Young Voices 2018

On Tuesday the 16th of January Rockingham J&I children performed at Sheffield Arena in a Young Voices concert. This is the largest schools concert in the world inspiring children to love and perform music. A huge thank you to Mrs Chandler and Miss Nixon for all their hard work in organising and teaching the children […]

F2B Measures

 This week the children have enjoyed learning about height. They worked with a partner to create towers of different height, they used everyday language to describe the height of the towers allowing them to order and compare them. We moved onto measuring height using nonstandard units. Darcie was enthusiastic to measure objects around the classroom […]

F2B Space Topic

F2B are enjoying exploring our new text How to Catch a Star and our space themed topic. In literacy the children made predictions about how the little boy might catch the star. In numeracy they have been recognising numbers and counting out stars on the playdough table. Olivia enjoyed created her own alien painting and […]

Measuring madness!

Happy New Year! This week we have focused on measuring height and length this week. We started by comparing the height of objects and using vocabulary such as tall, taller, taller, short, shorter and shortest. Then we practised measuring objects using a non-standard measure such as counters. At the end of the week we progressed […]


This week in 5/6H we have started our new topic, World War 2. We have also begun to explore the book Goodnight Mr Tom. In literacy we have we have been describing Mr Tom and we have had some brilliant and mature discussions about his complicated character. We started by doing some hot seating and […]

Foundation Production – Wriggly Nativity

Wow! The foundation children rocked the stage today in their Foundation stage performance of a Wriggly Nativity, singing songs and performing on stage. Well done everyone a truly magical performance.   Please follow and like us:

Rockingham around the Christmas tree

What a magical evening, our very first carol service! All the children and parents had a fabulous evening singing carols and playing games. We really did get into the Christmas spirit, well done to all the children who won prizes.   Please follow and like us: