Lower Foundation Phase – Pipeline Challenge

As a fun and fitting end to our ‘Pitter, Patter, Splish, Splosh’ topic, all Lower Foundation Phase children took part in The Pipeline Challenge today, raising a total of £59.00. This money will be used to help provide children in the developing world with clean, safe water. Pupils  formed a long line and then passed water to each other in a variety of containers including buckets, jugs, cups, bowls and  wellies. We completed the challenge on the School yard and even went over the fort! All children had great fun while raising money for a worthy cause.

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Many thanks to all who donated.

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Red Nose Day

Congratulations to all the children who have taken part in our Danceathon today. You all danced your socks off! Well done to the children below who danced for all 6 hours, a fantastic achievement.

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Red Nose Day

 

 

 

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The Disco Dancing has got off to a good start.

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Urdd Eisteddfod

Good luck to all pupils taking part in the Urdd Eisteddfod in Newtown tomorrow, Saturday 7 March 2015.  Your timetables are in the Newsletters section above.

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Lower Foundation Phase

Mathematical Development

Ordering Numicon shapes.

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Addition and correct number formation.

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‘Pitter, Patter, Splish, Splosh’ topic

Language, Literacy & Communication Skills

Sequencing the ‘Washing Line’ story  and creating our own versions.

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Setting up and playing in our laundrette role-play area.

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We have learnt that people in some countries have to walk a long way to collect their water. They sometimes carry it in containers on their heads. We have had fun having a go at this. We measured how far we could travel without spilling any water.

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We will be completing the ‘Pipeline Challenge’ to raise money for Water Aid soon.

 

 

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Swimming

Mr Nicholas’ class will be having their swimming lessons on Wednesday afternoons from 24 February 2015 until the end of the Spring term.  Please would you therefore ensure that pupils bring their swimming kit to school every Wednesday.

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Eisteddfod

All children have thoroughly enjoyed the Eisteddfod today, with Dulas taking victory this year. Well done to everyone for all their hard work.

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Breakfast Club

For information about the school breakfast club, which will be available from Monday 23 February 2015, please go to the ‘Parents’ section above and click on the ‘Documents’ folder.

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Urdd Netball

Urdd Netball

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Llefaru’r Urdd Recitation

Dyma’r darnau ar gyfer y llefaru unigol. Cliciwch ar y linc islaw i wrando arnynt.

Here are the pieces for the individual recitation. Click on the link below to listen to them.

http://www.llanidloes.powys.sch.uk/?page_id=1452

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