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News

  • R6 Weekly News

    18 October 2020

    R6 enjoyed a virtual visit to St Fagans this week. They learnt all about a Victorian washday, watching how clothes were cleaned using a dolly and a scrubbing board. They asked some excellent questions and enjoyed the new online experience. The new construction toys have been very popular this week; the children have been busy creating castles, houses and rockets.…

  • Nursery Weekly News

    16 October 2020

    This week in Nursery we have been exploring pumpkins! We needed to find the correct shaped pieces to fit into the facial features of the pumpkins, some had a triangle shape and others rectangle. We looked at munchkin pumpkins and needed to use our fine motor skills to take the elastic band maze off each one.…

  • George S is selected for the Welsh National Sailing squad

    15 October 2020

    Many congratulations to George S in R13 upon being selected for the Welsh National Sailing squad (Optimist Class). Having spent the last two years as part of the South Wales and West Regional squad, George has now been selected as one of the top 15 in Wales. The squad is drawn from children aged between 12 and 15.…

  • R7 Weekly News

    14 October 2020

    In R7, the children have been working really hard on their joined handwriting and are making fantastic progress. On Wednesday, the Infants had their Harvest Assembly in the David Neville Hall and all of the R7 children took part by reading a prayer each. Well done, R7!…

  • R6 Weekly News

    10 October 2020

    R6 enjoyed using pastels to draw a peacock feather in Art this week. Feathers supplied by Mrs Mitchell’s peacock, Ozzie! We enjoyed a sunny afternoon in Forest School where we discussed animals that hibernate and made homes for our hedgehogs. They will stay cosy until Springtime!…

  • R7 Weekly News

    10 October 2020

    In R7, the children are continuing to work on nouns and adjectives in their English lessons and addition of three numbers in Maths. Work on times tables and handwriting is ongoing! When they were in R6, the children entered a national competition to have a poem published in a children’s poetry book.…

  • R5 Weekly News

    10 October 2020

    This week the children of R5 have been very busy! Our topic in maths has been capacity and the children have been learning about full, nearly full, half full, nearly empty and empty. They have completed some beautiful work and have loved having free play in the pasta, filling containers and labelling them.…

  • R8 Virtual Tour to St Fagans Iron Age roundhouse

    7 October 2020

    We learnt so much on our virtual trip to visit the Iron Age roundhouses in St Fagan’s. R8 were proud that they could answer several questions about the Celts but were curious to hear more about life as Celts. We saw a great film about Gwalchmai, the Celt, who showed us how to light a fire with a flint and dried mushrooms.…

  • Nursery Weekly News

    7 October 2020

    The nursery children have been busy learning about the sound t this week and in Abacus maths we have been counting to 10 and recognising the number 6. In our RE lesson with Mrs Brodie, we have listened to the story about St. Francis. We made birds feeders and decorated beautiful birds to add to our display.…

  • R6 Weekly News

    3 October 2020

    R6 have collected some beautiful autumn leaves and they made forest animals Including squirrels, foxes and owls. In Science, we had lots of fun making a house of sticks and even had a visit from The Big Bad Wolf! He huffed and puffed but our houses stayed up! In English, we have been looking at menus and created a plate of our favourite meal.…

  • Nursery Weekly News

    3 October 2020

    The nursery children have been looking at the features of Autumn this week. We have been listening to the story The Very Cranky Bear and made Cranky bear plates. We also made a hedgehog house in outdoor learning, collecting leaves and sticks to help keep the hedgehogs warm.…

  • R7 Weekly News

    1 October 2020

    The R7 children have been working on symmetry in their Maths lessons. They used mirrors to help recreate the second side of a butterfly and used paint to make their own symmetrical butterfly. The children used coloured pegs to make symmetrical patterns and had fun trying to match their partner’s design.…