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Tymor yr Hydref / Autumn Term 2017

 

Our theme for the second half-term is

Moon Zoom!

Look who's arrived! A very special visitor.

Look who's arrived! A very special visitor. 1 Presents from Santa.
Look who's arrived! A very special visitor. 2 High five!

Rocket calendars

Rocket calendars 1
Rocket calendars 2

Aliens love underpants

Aliens love underpants 1 My alien has got rainbow pants.
Aliens love underpants 2 My alien has got zig-zag pants.

Home Space

Home Space 1
Home Space 2
Home Space 3

Diwali

Diwali 1
Diwali 2
Diwali 3

Fantastic fireworks

Fantastic fireworks 1
Fantastic fireworks 2
Fantastic fireworks 3

Bigyn space station

Bigyn space station 1 Space walk
Bigyn space station 2 Ready to visit Bigyn.

Tymor yr Hydref / Autumn Term 2017

 

Our theme for the first half-term is

Land Ahoy!

Ahoy Shipmates! - our pirate party

Ahoy Shipmates! - our pirate party 1 Pirates enjoy parties!
Ahoy Shipmates! - our pirate party 2 Shipmates enjoy parties!

Making a pirate map takes a lot of cutting and sticking skills.

Making a pirate map takes a lot of cutting and sticking skills. 1 What shall we choose for our island?
Making a pirate map takes a lot of cutting and sticking skills. 2 Where shall we put the treasure?

Making dough canoes

Making dough canoes 1
Making dough canoes 2

Testing our raft.

Testing our raft. 1 Will our raft float?
Testing our raft. 2 Shall we put ducks on them?

Making rafts from lollipop sticks

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I want to be a lifeguard when I grow up.

I want to be a lifeguard when I grow up. 1 We learnt about the safety flags on the beach.

Spring Term 2017

 

Our theme for this term is

Dinosaurs

 

 

We enjoyed our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff.

We took part in a workshop called "Sounds of the dinosaurs".

We went on a walk through the "Evolution of Wales".

There was so much to see.

Summer Term 2015

     

Our theme for the second half of the term is

Holes, Spaces and Hiding Places

Our "Bygone Days' event

Our "Bygone Days' event 1 Mary Anning sold fossils from a beach in Dorset.
Our "Bygone Days' event 2 Georgian friends of Mary Anning.
Our "Bygone Days' event 3 Talking about her great fossil find.
Our "Bygone Days' event 4 Our Georgian ladies.
Our "Bygone Days' event 5 A pair of palaeontologists.
Our "Bygone Days' event 6 Amazing archaeologists!

"Den Day" for Save the Children

"Den Day" for Save the Children 1 Starting to build the den.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 2 What can we use for walls?
"Den Day" for Save the Children 3 What do you think of our finished den?
"Den Day" for Save the Children 4 Plenty of room inside.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 5 Group Melyn hard at work.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 6 Shelter from the sun.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 7 We're pleased with our den.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 8 It's lots of fun making dens.
"Den Day" for Save the Children 9 Our class reading den.

Summer Term 2015

     

Our theme for the first half of the term is

Teeny Tiny Things

Natural art

Natural art 1 A fly
Natural art 2 Butterfly
Natural art 3 A stick insect

Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd

Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 1 Sorting the animals.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 2 Looking for pond minibeasts.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 3 Finding more.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 4 This is fun!
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 5 A water spider.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 6 Looking at what we found.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 7 Using the tick sheet.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 8 What do we need to change?
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 9 Minibeast hunt.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 10 Making bug houses.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 11 Let us tell you what we made.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 12 Come and meet new friends.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 13 Feeding the ducks.
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 14 Do you want more?
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 15 What a smart fellow!
Our visit to the Wildfowl and Wetlands Centre at Penclacwydd 16 It's been a fab day!

All sorts of art work

All sorts of art work 1 Painting Solomon Seal and Bluebell pictures.
All sorts of art work 2 Splatter painting is so much fun!
All sorts of art work 3 Making the huge flower.
All sorts of art work 4 Sewing the leaves.
All sorts of art work 5 Our display blossoms!
All sorts of art work 6 Spot the ladybird!

Looking for mini beasts at our allotment

Looking for mini beasts at our allotment 1 Looking and working together.
Looking for mini beasts at our allotment 2 Ticking the mini beast table.
Looking for mini beasts at our allotment 3 What have we found?
Looking for mini beasts at our allotment 4 Taking photos on the iPad.

Spring Term 2015

     

Our theme for the term is

Battle of the Dinosaurs

Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff

Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 1 Showing a fossil of a backbone.
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 2 Having a closer look.
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 3 Look at the size of this tooth.
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 4 Enjoying the story.
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 5 Would you put your head in a tiger's mouth?
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 6 Wow! Look at the dinosaur skeleton!
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 7 What a huge crab!
Our visit to the National Museum of Wales in Cardiff 8 Look at the shiny, pointy crystals!

Saint David's Day

Saint David's Day 1 Don't we look smart.
Saint David's Day 2 We enjoy wearing our costumes.

Our dinosaur park

Our dinosaur park 1 Deciding on the dinosaurs.
Our dinosaur park 2 How many will we need of each type?
Our dinosaur park 3 Writing down what we decided.

Making a nest for the dinosaur egg

Making a nest for the dinosaur egg 1 First we filled the box with newspaper.
Making a nest for the dinosaur egg 2 We put a layer of bubble wrap over the paper.
Making a nest for the dinosaur egg 3 We painted the mod roc layer.

 

Autumn Term 2014

     

Our theme for the second half term is

When I fall asleep. 

Our Christmas Concert

Our Christmas Concert 1 Our Carol Concert in Greenfield Chapel.
Our Christmas Concert 2 We took part in the Nativity.
Our Christmas Concert 3 We enjoyed singing the carols.

Our Christmas classroom

Our Christmas classroom 1 Rudolph felt quite at home!
Our Christmas classroom 2 Christmas lights.
Our Christmas classroom 3 Our clay decorations.
Our Christmas classroom 4 Clay baubles.
Our Christmas classroom 5 Decorations and
Our Christmas classroom 6 dreamcatchers.
Our Christmas classroom 7 Ready for the party!
Our Christmas classroom 8 Santa dropped in to see us.

A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales

A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 1 Craft making.
A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 2 Do you like our tree?
A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 3 What shall we make?
A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 4 Ready to explore.
A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 5 What have I found?
A day at the National Botanic Garden of Wales 6 Having fun!

Some of our class spent a day at the Botanic Garden.

We helped to decorate our Christmas tree.

The theme of the competition this year was "A Child's Christmas in Wales".

We had lots of fun making the decorations for the competition.

Other classes around school helped us.

Making eco decorations

Making eco decorations 1 Yoghurt cartons and old wrapping paper.
Making eco decorations 2 Do you like the Christmas bell?
Making eco decorations 3 What a fab tree!

Bedtime stories

Bedtime stories 1 Goodnight everybody!
Bedtime stories 2 We enjoyed listening to this sleepy story.
Bedtime stories 3 Our teddies listened as well.

Nocturnal animals visit the school

Nocturnal animals visit the school 1 Meeting a wise owl with beautiful soft feathers.
Nocturnal animals visit the school 2 The barn owl was happy to meet new friends.
Nocturnal animals visit the school 3 The eagle owl keeps an eye on it's audience.

Wakey. Wakey!

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A sleepy pigmy hedgehog tries to wake up for us.

Night-time art

Night-time art  1 A photo by Ella of a firework picture being made.
Night-time art  2 Then she took a photo of our Diwali lamps.

Autumn Term 2014

     

Our theme for the first half term is

Scrumptious. 

Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party

Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 1 Folding the serviettes
Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 2 Decorating the tables
Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 3 Look at some of our delicious cupcakes.
Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 4 Waiter service at our party.
Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 5 Enjoying the party.
Getting ready and enjoying our Little Red Hen Party 6 Scrumptious food!

The Little Red Hen sent us a letter.

She needed our help to sort a party for her.

We had lots of ideas.

We all enjoyed the party and sent her our ideas.

Making cakes for the party

Making cakes for the party 1 One of our mums helped us decorate cupcakes.
Making cakes for the party 2 We had so much choice!
Making cakes for the party 3 Every one looked different and delicious.

Making sandwiches for the party

Making sandwiches for the party 1 First we buttered the white or brown bread.
Making sandwiches for the party 2 Then we added the filling.
Making sandwiches for the party 3 We chose jam or ham or cheese.
Making sandwiches for the party 4 Then we cut the bread into quarters.

Our visit to the library

Our visit to the library 1 Listening to a story
Our visit to the library 2 Photo time
Our visit to the library 3 As quiet as a we can
Our visit to the library 4 Ths is fun.
Our visit to the library 5 A parachute in a library!
Our visit to the library 6 Parachute games

Making brown bread

Making brown bread 1 We needed wholemeal flour, yeast and sugar.
Making brown bread 2 We added water.
Making brown bread 3 Ready to start the bread-maker.
Making brown bread 4 The bread smelt delicious.
Making brown bread 5 What did I see
Making brown bread 6 through the magnifying glass?

PC Ruth came to see us

PC Ruth came to see us 1
PC Ruth came to see us 2
PC Ruth came to see us 3

PC Ruth talked to us about the emergency services.

We listened to a story called "Sarah's Holiday".

We answered questions about people who help us.

Thank you for coming to talk to us.

 

Our Harvest Service

Our Harvest Service 1
Our Harvest Service 2
Our Harvest Service 3

We brought in food to give to the Antioch Food Bank.

There were lots of tins and packets of food from all the school.

Can you see the harvest loaf that Steven made?

We thought it was fantastic!

October - Our visit to ASDA

October - Our visit to ASDA 1
October - Our visit to ASDA 2
October - Our visit to ASDA 3
October - Our visit to ASDA 4
October - Our visit to ASDA 5
October - Our visit to ASDA 6
October - Our visit to ASDA 7
October - Our visit to ASDA 8

We went to ASDA to find out about different types of food.

Lyn guided us around the store. He told us lots of interesting facts.

Steven the baker had made a harvest loaf for our school.

We really enjoyed our visit.

DIOLCH YN FAWR.

Which foods are good for us?

Which foods are good for us? 1
Which foods are good for us? 2

We sorted foods into healthy and unhealthy groups.

Weighing the beetroot

Weighing the beetroot 1
Weighing the beetroot 2

We weighed the beetroot that we were given at the allotment.

Measuring the runner beans

Measuring the runner beans 1
Measuring the runner beans 2

We used blocks to measure the runner beans that we picked on the school allotment.

 

September - At Saint Paul's Allotments

September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 1 Getting ready to count.
September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 2 What fine runner beans on our school allotment!
September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 3 Thank you for the fennel.
September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 4 What's the next vegetable?
September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 5 Can't wait to taste this beetroot!
September - At Saint Paul's Allotments 6 Lots to see.

We have been to Saint Paul's Allotments.

We looked at all the vegetables that were growing there.

We filled in a tally chart.

We put a tick by a vegetable on our chart when we saw it growing on an allotment.

Summer Term 2014

School Trip to Ferryside

Croeso i dosbarth 1
 

Here are some pictures of our class!

 

They are a few snapshots of activites that have taken place so far this year!

Christmas Party 2013

Christmas Party 2013 1
Christmas Party 2013 2
Christmas Party 2013 3
Christmas Party 2013 4
Christmas Party 2013 5
Christmas Party 2013 6
Christmas Party 2013 7
Christmas Party 2013 8

Ice Skating 2013

Snapshots of various activites from our class.

Snapshots of various activites from our class. 1 Operation Christmas Child.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 2 Working together to draw shadows.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 3 Visit to the Post Office.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 4 Our cosy book corner.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 5 Reading in the dark den with light sources.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 6 Reading in the book area.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 7 Making light sources with playdough.
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 8 Glitter and glow outdoor treasure hunt!
Snapshots of various activites from our class. 9 The early stages of our class castle.

Castle Banquet

Castle Banquet 1 Enjoying bread and water!
Castle Banquet 2 Smile!
Castle Banquet 3 Class one all ready for the banquet.
Castle Banquet 4 Enjoying the banquet food.
Castle Banquet 5 Smile!

Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs!

Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs! 1 Where did it land?
Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs! 2 Measuring with your feet.
Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs! 3 Throw as far as you can!
Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs! 4 Lovely underarm throw!
Measuring how far we threw our waterbombs! 5 One, two, three...

Our visit to the allotment.

Our visit to the allotment. 1 Learning about the water butts.
Our visit to the allotment. 2 Watering what has already been planted.
Our visit to the allotment. 3 Helping eachother and taking turns.
Our visit to the allotment. 4 Making observations!
Our visit to the allotment. 5 Enjoying outdoor learning.

Exploring with watercolours

Exploring with watercolours 1
Exploring with watercolours 2
Exploring with watercolours 3