“Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn”
Dear Parents / Annwyl Rhieni,
Teacher information to go here.
- Daily Mile is a hit!
Pupils have been taking part in the daily mile for almost two weeks and teachers have reported that it has been a success. Pupils are completing the mile quicker and their concentration skills have improved. We decided to implement the mile at 2pm as the afternoon sessions were long and pupils concentration was proving a […]
- The B Word
Today the children in Years 2-6 enjoyed watching a production about bullying, called ‘The B Word’. The children watched attentively and thoroughly enjoyed the show. The show was very informative, and covered lots of issues including cyber bullying. The children were also taught about what bullying means, and when they term ‘bullying’ should be used.
- Star of the week
Congratulations to our stars this week 22/09/2017
- Year 4 2017-2018
Year 4 have made an excellent start to their academic year. They are very enthusiastic and hard working. They have started their Wild West Topic and are eager to learn more…
- Stars of the week
Congratulations to our first stars of 2017 – 2018. Llongyfarchiadau i Ser yer wythnos.
- September INSET Days
Just a reminder that there are 2 INSET days at the beginning of the Autumn Term – September 4th & 5th. We look forward to seeing the children on Wednesday 6th September.
- Celebration Summer Dance
Today is filled with love, fun and laughter as we reflect on the past year.
- Stars of the Year
Today we had our final star of the week. The whole school received the peer supporter certificate for being kind and caring friends on the yard, the sports award for supporting each other in every sporting event and each class had star of the week for being AWESOME. We have had a fantastic year fill […]
- Tremendous Triathletes.
Today 28 Junior pupils took on the challenge to swim, bike and run in the name of Swansea Tri. The children were extremely excited but a little nervous. All pushed themselves to achieve the best race ever. The event was held at Penlan Sports Centre. We were so proud of each and every one of […]
- Race For Life
Congratulations to our school for supporting such an amazing cause. Our grand total raised for cancer research is £2,300. Your support is outstanding! Thank you for supporting our yearly event and making it a continuous success. (Photo taken from Tuesdays evening post)
- Junior Sports Day 2017
Please do not re-post these photographs on social media websites – thank you.
- Race For Life
Rain stopped play today! But we celebrated our yearly Race for Life with an assembly discussing all about how we can support people with cancer. We even had special visitors come to the school to celebrate the event – Our Lord Mayor and Lady Mayoress, our chair of Governors and the Evening Post. We will […]
- We do like to be beside the seaside!
Look out Aberavon here comes Pontlliw primary! Bags packed, registers taken, sandwiches checked, buckets and spades in hand, and we were off! It was a fantastic day and the weather was kind to us too….. We dug, paddled, run, played football, and frizbee. After the first round of fun we sat for our lunch, even […]
- Awesome Art Work
Today year 4/5 visited the Glynn Vivian Art Museum. As we are studying the body, our focus was portraits. Pupils drew art work by Josef Herman, they also drew the art work collected by Richard Glynn Vivian. The children then looked closely in the mirror to observe their facial features. They drew their faces and […]
- Pontlliw Bake Off.
Well… What an exciting day! This morning the children set up their business, thinking of a name for their company, a design for their cake, catchy slogans and looked at costing. They then researched the ingredients, amounts in grams and converted to ounces and worked through the method whilst looking at oven temperature and cooking […]
- Vitamin D and Volleyball
Year 4/5 have had a fantastic day developing their PE skills and building strength…wow, children have SO much energy! We have played volleyball, rounders, rugby, team building, tug of war, blind trail and built sand castles. The perfect end to a busy week.
- Magnificent Measuring.
Year 1 and Year 4/5 made an awesome team today and buddied up to measure and compare parts of the body. They measured height, hand span, and foot length. The pupils then took part in various physical activities and described how their bodies felt when they exercised.