School councillors vote on this years Christmas Card

With many entries to this years academy Christmas Card competition, the school councillors meet to vote on the winning card. Points were given for creativity and flare, independence and precision […]

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Class 6 Visit The Space Dome at Rockingham Junior and Infant School

Having walked to one of our local academy schools where we could share an experience, the children in class 6 experience a range of space exploration learning activities and enter […]

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Class 6 use drama and freeze frames to demonstrate ‘show not tell’, with empathy.

As part of our reading into writing process, the children in class 6 have been reading the book called ‘Cosmic’ and have analysed how Liam Digby feels at different parts […]

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Astronaut Training Day Complete!

As part of our learning about space in class 6, the children have completed a range of resilience challenges during their astronaut training day and undergone a range challenges to […]

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Year 3, Year 4 and Year 5 Perform at One Voice

This morning, the children at Roughwood performed in the ‘One Voice’ concert at Magna with other children across Rotherham. The children have performed confidently in front of a live audience […]

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Class 6 Explore Trading and Importing Goods, During the Tudor Era…

The children in class 6 have developed their map work within our geography session to identify and locate different countries around the world and throughout Europe. Using atlases and then […]

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SUMDOG competition starts today and the TT rockstar competition continues for the second week…

Today is the start of the weekly SUMDOG competition. Certificates are available, so please encourage all children to enter. This competition is on for a week only. The results are […]

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WHOLE SCHOOL SPECIAL MENTIONS ASSEMBLY – WEEK 3

As we reflect on what has been fabulous week of achievements across school, the children at Roughwood have been showcasing their achievements, using their oracy to discuss what learning has […]

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KS2 panto rehearsals underway for the big performance on Monday

All children in KS2 have practised their pantomime performance (oh yes they have) in this mornings dress rehearsal of ‘Snow White.‘ All children have sang beautifully and all children with […]

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Identifying Geographical Features in Year 5 Using Satellite Images

Within our geography lessons, the children have learnt all about human and physical geographical features. Using a range of satellite images, the children were able to sort, identify, discuss, describe […]

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Special Mentions Assembly in Autumn Term 2 at Roughwood Primary School

The children at Roughwood Primary School have been showcasing their achievements and high quality outcomes in our weekly special mentions assembly. In todays assembly, there was a variety of learning […]

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Year 5 Children Have a Fantastic Day of Learning at Leicester Space Centre

Having visited Leicester Space Centre, the children in Year 5 experienced a range of space exploration learning activities. From entering space capsules, flight modules, to visiting the space tower, the […]

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White Rose Maths Competition – ‘Barvember’ in November

Barvember 2022 is here! Throughout this month, White Rose Maths have issued their yearly challenge, which has been running for the last five years called ‘barvember’. Each day in November, […]

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Whole School Special Mentions Assembly, before the Bank Holiday

As we reflect on what has been a momentous week with the sudden death of our reigning monarch, we come together to reflect. The children at Roughwood have been showcasing […]

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School councillors nominated and selected in Year 5…

In Year 5 in our first week back, the children have thought carefully about who will be appointed for 2022-23 as our class’ School Councillors. After generating thought showers of […]

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Cherry Tree residents enjoy their Jubilee Afternoon Tea thanks to the commendable efforts of Roughwood children and staff

As the start of four days of festivities honouring the Queen commence, the residents at Cherry Trees care home enjoy an afternoon tea. As the country come together to mark […]

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