OUR SCHOOL DAY
||9.00am - 12 mid-day
||1.15pm - 3.20 pm
|Key Stage 2
||8.50am - 12.15pm
||1.15pm - 3.20 pm
We have snack time every moring where your child is able to buy a piece of fruit for 20p at the School Tuck Shop. Alternatively your child may bring a piece of fruit with him/her to school.
Year 5 and 6 Class pupils (Miss C Wilkins' class) will be undertaking P.E. activities on Monday and Thursday. Your child will need suitable clothing to undertake these activities, e.g. shorts, T-shirt & plimsolls, etc.
Monday - Games lesson
Thursday - Swimming lesson
Please can you make sure all of your child's school uniform is labelled with his/her name.
Literacy and Numeracy Homework is set twice a week.
Tuesday - Maths
Friday - Language and Spelling
Daily - Reading
The children participate in Guided Reading Sessions through the week, and we encourage the pupils to read at home with an adult on a daily basis. We also encourage parents to write comments in the reading record books when your child has read.
If you have any questions or concerns regarding your child’s work and/or wellbeing at school please do not hesitate to contact us.
Miss Carys Wilkins
Our theme for this term is 'The Mad Scientists.'
We will be looking at:
- break-through medicines and who invented these
- history of famous potions
- 'silly potions' and experimenting with these
- famous people in medical research
- artist that design and make clay pieces
- electricity, circuits, batteries and switches
- how light travels and how it can be used
Our theme for this half term is the 'Blitz'.
The children will research and learn about WW2. We will be looking at:
*Timeline of events
*Evacuees, food rationing, blackout etc
We will also be visting the Swansea 1940's Museum at the end of October.
14.9.17 - Carmarthen Peripatetic Music Tour
On Thursday 14th of September, Year 5 and 6 pupils were invited to attend a concert put together by the Carmarthenshire Peripatetic at the Lesiure Centre in Newcastle Emlyn . The children enjoyed listening to a collaboration of songs under the theme 'Animation'.
26.10.17 Guest Speaker - Dai Hopkins Jones
This morning (Thursday 26th October) year 5 and 6 had the opportunity to ask questions about WW2 and the evacuation process to Dai who was evacuated during his early years. The children thoroughly enjoyed meeting Dai and being able to ask about his experiences and we are very grateful to him for coming.
27.10.17 Educational Visit - 1940s War Museum, Swansea Bay
On Friday 27th October we visited the 1940s War Museum in Swansea Bay for an educational visit. The children visited a 1940's street, experienced an Anderson shelter, dressed up and ended the visit with a quiz.
20.11.17 - Congratulations!
Two future rugby stars who have been selected to play for Ceredigion Primary Schools this Season.
14.12.17 - PC Hannah's Visit
This morning (14.12.17) year 5 pupils had a lesson on Anti-Social Behaviour and year 6 pupils had a lesson on Drugs that was delivered by PC Hannah.
16.3.18 - Dyfed Cross Country Championships
Congratulations to Casi Gregson (Year 5) on coming 3rd in today's race!
16.3.18 - Dancing Success!!
Congratulations to all pupils who took part in today's dance competition. Not only did we get third place in the disco dancing competition, we had FIRST place in the creative dancing!!
16.3.18 - Success at the School Eisteddfod
Congratulations to this years Eisteddfod winners!
29.3.17 - Our Visit to the National Library, Aberystwyth
We visited the National Library in Wales for the 'Kyffin Williams' expedition. We have been studying his paintings in class and really benefited from seeing his work.
16th-18th April 2018 - Glanllyn
3.5.2018 - Our hunt for woodlice!
We have been looking at the habitats of different creatures as part of our science work. Here we are looking for woodlice in the wild garden.
24th May 2018 - Film Festival
Year 5 and 6 pupils visited Bro Pedr School today and particpated in the Film Festival for which they have spent a great deal of time preparing for. The children were awarded an 'Oscar' (which can be seen below) and thoroughly enjoyed the games that were arranged for them this afternoon.
7th June 2018 - Bible Explorers
Year 5 and 6 pupils have been fortunate to participte in weekly religious education sessions provided by the Bible Explorers. Here they are acting out the sequence they have been learning: