22 05, 2020

Sheffield Children’s University Spring Bank Home Learning

The Sheffield Children's University Passport home learning activity newsletter for the Spring Bank holiday is now available!  As a result of the Covid-19 pandemic and resulting Government guidance, all of our Learning Destinations are not running as they normally would. However, many have started to deliver their activities in a different way, using platforms such [...]

14 04, 2020

Fun things to do in isolation March / April 2020

As you can see the children have been doing lots of interesting new things, please keep your photos coming in, its a great way for everyone to keep in touch!

13 04, 2020

Home Learning March / April 2020

It has been fantastic to see all your photographs this that you have shared with us of your children doing their homework (and fun stuff too) at home. Please keep sending them in to our  Facebook page it really does make everyone smile in this worrying time that we are going through. Stay well, stay [...]

6 03, 2020

World Book Day March 2020

Children at Royd have celebrated World Book Day by looking at a range of of authors, illustrators and books. Each year group selected an author and then completed an activity with their teacher. Afterwards they were taught by the other teacher in the year group and whilst focusing on the same book they completed a different activity. The children thoroughly enjoyed [...]

31 01, 2020

Reception Safety Week Jan 2020

During safety week the children have learnt so much about keeping safe in different ways.  We have enjoyed visits from the police, ambulance and fire services - as well as learning how to cross the road safely with our lollipop lady.  We learnt lots and even got to try the uniform on too!  We know the [...]

15 01, 2020

Nursery Children Balance Bike Certificates Jan 2019

The Nursery children got a certificate for practising their balance bike skills. They had a great time learning how to use the bikes. A sports coach came in to help us. She showed us how to push backwards with our feet to make the bike move forwards. We practised holding on to the handle bars, keeping our bottoms on the seat and [...]

16 12, 2019

Victorian Classroom Dec 19

Today the children in Class 7 visited the Victorian Classroom in Barnsley where we went back in time and experienced a day in the life of a Victorian School child. When we arrived the children were given their Victorian name for the day (these names were taken from an historic database and were names of [...]

9 12, 2019

Sheffield Children’s University December 2019

Sheffield Children's University (CU) was established in 2008 and now has over 44,000 members who have collectively taken part in around 3 million hours of high quality learning outside of normal school hours!  In order for children to achieve the Bronze award they need to have attended over 30 hours. The children have achieved this [...]

26 11, 2019

Forest School Reception Class 2 Nov 2019

Week 3 As part of week three the children created Woodlands dens . They had to create a den that would keep a woodland creature warm, dry and safe. The children also used the stream and put water into their buckets and added as many different aspects of the woodland that they could find into [...]

18 11, 2019

Arts Week Displays Nov 2019

Last week the children at Royd participated in arts week. All of the children thoroughly enjoyed creating art using a range of different techniques (e.g sketching, collage, painting). The children also took part in dance and music workshops. All of the art, dance and music sessions were centred around the children’s choice of topic. Please [...]