Category Archives: FP Healthy, Confident Individuals

› have secure values and are establishing their spiritual and ethical beliefs
› are building their mental and emotional well-being by developing confidence, resilience and empathy
› apply knowledge about the impact of diet and exercise on physical and mental health in their daily lives
› know how to find the information and support to keep safe and well
› take part in physical activity
› take measured decisions about lifestyle and manage risk
› have the confidence to participate in performance
› form positive relationships based upon trust and mutual respect
› face and overcome challenge
› have the skills and knowledge to manage everyday life as independently as they can

Year 2 Graduate in Style!

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Today the Year 2 children enjoyed a little graduation ceremony, where we celebrated their achievements from throughout the year. Each child received a certificate unique to them, celebrating lovely positive traits, and everybody enjoyed guessing who would receive each award!
What a lovely way to end our wonderful Year together. Year 2, you are all superstars and I know you are more than ready for Year 3.
“You’re off to great places!
Today is your day!
Your mountain is waiting,
So get on your way!”

Dr. Seuss

Sports Day 2018 – Video

We hope you enjoyed the Sports Day yesterday. The children had lots of fun and performed really well.

Below is a link to a highlight video of the day including both Infant and Junior races. I hope you enjoy it.

Thanks

Mr Stonham

https://www.j2e.com/pontlliw-primary-school1/MatthewStonham/Pontlliw+Sports+Day+2018.mp4/

Bronze Siarter Iaith Achieved

This afternoon the whole school was presented with our Bronze siarter iaith for achievements in the Welsh language. The children and staff are extremely proud of all we have achieved during our journey to receiving the award.
In September we will begin our journey to achieving the Silver Award 🥈 to raise standards in the welsh language further.

Year 3 Paramedic Visit

We had a special visit today from paramedics Steff and Tash, along with their ambulance. In PSE this term we have been learning about first aid and the DR ABC method and are so lucky to have had this opportunity this afternoon. The session was so informative and the children thoroughly enjoyed having their stats read and being able to explore inside the ambulance. The children had lots of questions to ask and each of them was answered in detail. A huge thank you, I’m sure the children will remember this session for a long time!

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Nursery’s Race for Life.

This morning the nursery children put on their running shoes to raise money for cancer research. The year 6 children helped them to run two laps around the junior yard before they were presented with their medals. Da iawn nursery!

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Fishy Fruit in Year 1

The children enjoyed making their own healthy snacks linked to our topic of ‘Under the Sea’. They used a selection of fruit to create sea creatures, such as fish and turtles. We revisited our recent maths lesson linked to finding half of an item and we used several storybooks to give us inspiration for our designs. They loved eating their creations at the end too!
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Phil Jones from the Ospreys!

Year 5 were extremely lucky to have a visit from Ospreys and Wales 7s player, Phil Jones this morning. Phil has played for Wales Under 20s, The Ospreys senior side and has recently travelled the World with the Welsh 7s team. We prepared for the visit by compiling open questions yesterday afternoon. We spent 20 minutes questioning Phil and used the Green Screen to transport him to the Liberty Stadium. Each of the children then had a photo with Phil, before teaching him to floss!
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