In class 6, our focus for Arts Week has been Africa! We have been keen to learn about the many different animals that live on the Savanna in Africa. On Monday, we learnt a range of sketching skills such as stippling, circulism, hatching and cross-hatching. This prepared us for completing our final sketch of [...]
Children in Year 1 and Year 2 take part in a weekly "Active 15" lesson. This 15 minute lesson is where children can either walk, jog or run for 15 minutes. Alternatively children can take part in specific 1 minute exercises which are positioned around the playground and include exercises such as star jumps, toe taps, [...]
Children at Royd had a special visitor today. The children were delighted with their presents!!!
In Class 9, our focus for Arts Week has been Australia! We have learnt many interesting facts about the continent such as the sports they play and the animals that live there. On Monday, we created a large collage of Ayers rock. We sketched out an outline for each part of the collage so we [...]
Thank you to all pupils for entering the "Stocksbridge Town Council Christmas Card Competition". A panel selected a total of four winners. Each winner received their Christmas card design in a frame and a pack of 8 Christmas cards with their winning design inside the card. The awards were presented by the Mayor of Stocksbridge. [...]
Year 1 and Year 2 children took part in the “Links Balance Challenge 2020” this week. Children completed 5 gymnastic balances at a level that suited their ability. When children completed these balances, they were judged on the following: 1. Execution - How well do you hold each balance, is each balance held for 5 [...]