Y5 Stargazing Event

Year 5 have had a spectacular evening reaching for the stars ✨ at our stargazing event. Wrapped up warm, we became astronomers as we delved deeper into our science learning […]

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Y5 Planet Mnemonics! 🌎🪐

Y5 have been creating their own mnemonics to help remember the order of the planets. My Very Energetic Monkey Jumps Sideways Under Noodles! Can you think of your own mnemonic […]

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Y6M Hands Up for Friendship Week

Y6M thought about the key messages for our PSHE learning this week and designed our own ‘Handy’ to celebrate our friends.

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Y5 P4C 🌍 ♥️

Today in P4C, Y5 read the book, ‘Here We Are.’ Our chosen P4C question was, ‘is it good to be different?’ We spoke about our own similarities and differences and […]

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Y4K Drama

Today we have been interviewing each other. We took on various roles such as the interviewer, Robin Hood, Maid Marion and the person filming. We thought about appropriate questions to […]

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Hilary Ford Ceremony – The British Empire Medal

This afternoon HM Lord-Lieutenant of South Yorkshire, Andrew J Coombe, came to our school to award The British Empire Medal. The Medal was awarded to Hilary Ford, a very special […]

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P4C Celebration Event

Mrs Graham, Mrs Morris and two children from Y5/6 had a wonderful afternoon at Sheffield Town Hall today, celebrating 70 years since the universal declaration of human rights. Ayaan and […]

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China visit-Day 2

Today has been an eventful day, action packed with lots of exciting learning for both our English and Chinese partners. The children have been kite making, designing and printing 3D […]

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Y5 Visit to Gainsborough Old Hall

What a fantastic day Y5 have had today! We were especially proud of the topic knowledge the children shared with the Old Hall staff today and the brilliant questions they […]

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Y4C- Pops Outdoor Adventure

Y4C have had an extremely exciting day today. We got to take part in a workshop where we used recyclable materials to make bird feeders and kites. Our bird feeders […]

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Sports Day 2018

Wow! What a fabulous morning we have had completing for our house teams in a range of sporting activities. All the pupils used their teamwork skills and resilience and have […]

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Y3 Real Project – Fashion through the ages

What at a busy week the children in Y3 have had preparing for our REAL project fashion show. We wanted to show the change in fashion from the stone age […]

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Music Concert 2018

Today, Thursday 18th January 2018, the children put on a wonderful musical performance for the whole school and for parents and carers to come and watch. Many musical instruments were […]

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Electrical Conductors and Insulators

This week in Y5D, we have been carrying out experiments related to conductors and insulators of electricity. The children chose an object to test. For example, a lemon. They then […]

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Willow Tree Film Festival

Last week, children, parents and teachers, from all four schools in our academy, came together for one very special event … Our first ever, Willow Tree Film Festival! And what […]

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Year 6 Leavers 2017

This afternoon, we came together for a wonderful assembly, to celebrate the achievements of this year’s Year 6 children. They opened with an amazing ‘Through the Decades’ Talent Show, with […]

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Willow Tree Olympics 2017

On Friday 16th June 2017, we held our own Willow Tree Olympics. This was a wonderful, collaborative sports event that brought four schools together! The children enjoyed making new friendships […]

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Bakersfield Court

Today some of our children visited a local residential home, Bakersfield Court. The children went to sing traditional Christmas carols to the awaiting residents. They sang so beautifully and everybody […]

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Year 6 SATS Information 2017

Download: Year 6 SATS Information Thank you to everyone who attended the SATS information evening. We know that it is not always possible to make it into school but we would […]

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Sleeping Beauty Production 2016

Monday 12th December 2016 Today our amazing cast of little actors took to the stage, twice, to perform in our school play, Sleeping Beauty. The professionalism and resilience of each […]

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Year 6 on the BIG screen!

What an incredible day Year 6 have had today! Thanks to the AMAZING staff at the Odeon Cinema in Sheffield, we were able to showcase our fabulous film and animation learning […]

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Christingle Service 2016

On Thursday the 8th of December 2016 we held our annual Christingle Service. All the school participated and had some different parts to play. Year 3’s with their beautiful Christingle […]

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Carols in the Round 2016

On Tuesday 6th December 2016 we held our hugely popular Carols in the Round evening. Parents, children and staff gathered together to sing some traditional carols in the centre circle. […]

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Christmas Dinner/Jumper Day 2016

On Wednesday the 7th December 2016, it was our Christmas school dinner day and, wow, we certainly had our dinner in style! The children looked so festive and colourful in all […]

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Remembrance Service 11.11.16

On Friday November the 11th 2016 Herringthorpe Juniors and Herringthorpe Infants gathered together to remember the fallen. The Remembrance service was held  in the centre circle with children contributing to […]

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Eid Celebration 2016

On Friday 16th September we celebrated Eid in fashion! Throughout the day the children completed various activities and crafts linked to Eid. There was also indian food tasting, Henna art […]

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Herringthorpe’s Got Talent 2016!

Friday 17th June 2016 WOW!!  What an amazing morning we have had at Herringthorpe Juniors today! It has been filled with so many talented children making us all laugh, cry, […]

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Music Concert 2016

Today the children put on a wonderful musical performance for the whole school and for parents and carers. Many musical instruments were on show with such talented musicians behind them! […]

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Collaborative Olympics!

On Thursday 9th June 2016. Herringthorpe Juniors hosted a mini Olympics event with Greasbrough Primary School and Roughwood Primary School. All Year 5’s and 6’s from all three schools came […]

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Parent/Carer Views

At our latest parents evening, parents and carers were given the opportunity to fill out a questionnaire form that related to what their views and opinions were about our school. […]

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Year 3 Harry Potter Filming

Today Mrs Pye’s class and half of Mrs Brewin’s class visited Rawmarsh CLC to film their very own rendition of Harry Potter! They had the most wonderful time, learning many […]

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Easter Assembly 2016

    On Thursday 17th of March 2016 the whole school celebrated Easter in their own individual way! From beautiful singing, poetry, amazing instrument performances and their very own Easter […]

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Herringthorpe’s Got Talent 2015

On Friday the 3rd July 2015 we held our annual Herringthorpe’s Got Talent show! As always it was a huge success with children enjoying all the amazing acts. The children […]

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Y5 DT 🧵 🪡

Today Y5 brought their Viking pouches to life! Using their RUBRIC and plans, the children stitched their material together using blanket stitch, running stitch and over stitch. They even added […]

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Printing in Y6

In year 6, after completing an artist study on Leonard Beaumont, we have experimented with using Lino and styrofoam for relief printing. We are pleased with our results and can’t […]

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Y5 Viking immersive day at Locke Park 🛡🗡

Wow! What a fabulous day Y5 have had visiting the Viking Festival at Locke Park. The children fully immersed themselves into learning all about the Vikings. We explored Viking weapons, […]

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Website Design in Y4G

This afternoon children used Google Sites to design and create their own websites all about Eyam. Their purpose was to inform visitors of all there is to do in the […]

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Tint and Tone Stained Glass Windows

Today in Year 4 we researched the history behind the stained glass window in Eyam. We then experimented with tint and tone before designing our own stained glass window which […]

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Observational Art in Y3F

This afternoon, Y3F went outside to seek inspiration for the patterns we are going to create based on the work of William Morris. We took our inspiration back to the […]

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Y6 – This is me

In Y6G, we spent some time really focusing on completing a portrait of ourselves. We used back and forth sketching to first get the correct shapes matched up, before adding […]

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Sewing techniques to join – Y5

Developing sewing skills for design is a different skill to sewing with the purpose of joining materials. We noticed in our DT product analysis of different bags and pouches, that […]

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Evaluating existing products in Y4

Today in Y4J we evaluated different ‘don’t buzz the wire’ games as we are going to create our own! We looked at what materials were used and discussed how the […]

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Y5 product analysis in DT

To kick off our new DT project for this term – creating Viking pouches to take on our upcoming visit- y5 have today begun looking at different existing products and […]

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How do rivers flow? Y5 geography 🌍

Today, y5 generated their own geographical investigation based around the question: why don’t rivers run straight? When asked to each draw a river, we noticed how everyone created bends and […]

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Bread and butter the Victorian way!

Year 3 have used their measuring skills to make bread and butter in the style of the Victorians. We are very excited to try the staple diet of a poor […]

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Y5 Life Cycle Animations

This afternoon Y5 have been exploring life cycles. We discussed amphibians and how their life cycles can differ to insects. We then created our own life cycles of a frog.

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