A great evening full of carols and hot chocolate. So many children and parents joined us this year for the carol service to make such an unforgettable night. Not to […]
Year 6 have been working hard on their huge part in the WWI performance at Magna. The play was about Rotherham soldiers going to war in 1914 and they lived […]
Year 3 visited the Butterfly house this week to support their topic about habitats. We were able to see lots of different creatures in different habitats. This all links with […]
This week in Class 3 we have been investigating to find out which liquid will make a dinosaur egg hatch. On Thursday, we created our very own dinosaur eggs using water, […]
This term in Class 2 we are learning all about recycling and conservation. Today we have enjoyed ourselves at the Moorland Discovery Centre. First we explored the woodlands, collecting different […]
We have elected our School Council at Roughwood in our classes this week. It has been a long process since children have written their manifestos to deliver to the class. […]
Wednesdays and Thursdays until 5 pm children can join Tea Time club. This week the children chose their own ingredients for their pizzas and enjoyed eating what they had made. […]
Last week, class 6 has a wonderful time taking part in a Stone Age Workshop. We built fires (yes, real ones!), fired arrows from bows (yes, real ones!) and chased […]
Yesterday, the children in Class 9 were challenged to create the fastest rocket-powered car. They spent the morning designing, decorating and naming their cars and spent the afternoon racing them. […]
Unfortunately, the snow interrupted our plans to have a Fancy Dress Day to celebrate World Book Day last week . However, we are aware of just how much time and effort […]
Today was the first practical session for all our pupils in Y3, Y4 and Y5 who are taking part in a dance project, working in collaboration with the Balbir Singh […]
With Christmas fast approaching class 4 thought it was time we started our glass jars for the Christmas fayre. The children did a fantastic job making them and they look […]
In class 4 we seem to have inherited a very mischievous elf. However, he wanted to show off his maths skills to the class. Just look at his number bonds […]
On Monday we learnt all about what Christingle was and what each part of the orange represented.
Lots of smiles this week making our Christmas crafts in Class 2. We have made cards, calendars and baubles. The baubles will be on sale at the Christmas fayre […]
Stay and play session led by Wendy Leak, linked the the story Little Monkey. A fantastic turn out again, thank you to our parents again for your support.
Roughwood and Rockingham performed at the Rotherham Minster. Here’s a sneak preview of the rehearsal. The performace was just phenomenal… Thank you to parents and careers for your attendance. It […]
I personally want to say a huge well done and thank you to all the children who have attended rehearsals and shown such commitment each week. When you think the […]
Christmas arrived in Class 3 today as Efron the Elf brought glitter, glue and other art supplies for us to make our Christmas crafts. Children had so much fun making 3D […]
We had an AMAZING time with POP’s Outdoor Adventure Team. We went into the forest with the team on a stick man adventure. We searched the forest for stick man […]
Year 5 took part in a concert for parents and the public at the Rotherham Minster. It was the first time many of our children had been inside the Minster […]
What a fantastic turn out for our ‘reading together’ afternoon with parents.
I have been thoroughly impressed by the peer critique work that Y6 has been doing this morning. They have worked in their triads to give very helpful and supportive advice […]
In Y6, we have explored the meaning of a screwed up attendance certificate. The children pondered over whether it was done by someone with poor attendance as an act of […]
On Tuesday 4th December, Roughwood children presented a wonderful assemble to parents. There were some extremely confident children reading during the performance and the Christingles children have made lit up […]
We have been taking advantage of our new ICT suite today by using Purple Mash to create bar charts from tables with information in. We will be using these bar […]
In Foundation, we are inviting parent’s in every Wednesday to read with their children. F1 doors opened at 11.20am and 2.50pm this week for the first time. We had a […]
What does the local wildlife like to eat? Last week we completed a science investigation, finding out what our local wildlife likes to eat. As a class we came up […]
During our afternoon session this week, we discussed the importance of attending school! We talked about how we should always try to come to school when possible as school is […]
Class 5 have had many dramatic literacy lessons recently! We used Talk For Writing to retell a section of the ‘The Lost Rainforest’. As a Class, we created many actions […]
Children are busy catching up on home learning in the ICT suite. My Maths to learn about perimeter, TimesTables Rock Stars to help with our mental skills and SumDog.
Class 7 are taking the time to learn how to convert from digital to analogue and also to convert from the 12 to 24 hour clocks!
Children from KS1 have been joined by their parents to learn about recycling in our family learning sessions this term. We have been weaving rugs from old clothes donated by […]
Foundation have been learning about colours in the computer suite this week. They have been learning mouse and keyboard skills while creating some brilliant pictures.
Children sharing their learning and talking about their fabulous achievements.