Penygarn Community Primary School

Ysgol Gynradd Gymunedol Penygarn

01495 742090

Penygarn Road, Pontypool. NP4 8JR

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UPDATE - 8th January 2021

As per the announcement by the Welsh Government on Friday 8th January 2021, our children will continue to learn via online learning until 29th January 2021 at the very earliest. If case numbers do not improve during this time, it is likely to be extended to February Half Term. Learning will take place via Class Dojo and Google Classroom.

Classes | Bumblebees

Bumblebees - Miss R Jones

Croeso i Bumblebees!


The class teacher for the Bumblebees class is Miss R Jones, with her is Mrs K Graham, Mrs C Hall, Miss S Hardwick and Miss L Jones.


Our topics this year are:


Autumn Term:

Ourselves, our community and our planet - We will look at where we live and explore the different animals that live on our planet

Did dragons exist? - We will be exploring the world of castles, dragons and fairy tales.


Spring Term:

Why can’t I eat chocolate for breakfast?- We will be learning about health eating and how we can look after ourselves.

How many colours in the rainbow? - We will be getting creative and colourful using all the different colours of the rainbow! 


Summer Term:

How does that building stay up?- We will be learning all about buildings and how the stay up.  We will even be having a go at building our own buildings.

What is a shadow? - We will exploring shadows and how they are made.  We will investigate to find out what happens to our shadows during the day.


Homework and PE:

Our Homework days are half termly and details will be sent home by Dojo.  Our PE day is a Thursday. 


Additional information about our class:

We have Stay and Play days each half term which is a perfect opportunity for you to come and spend time with your child in their environment.   Please can all children bring in a piece of fruit and 10p each day. The money goes towards cooking and gardening.  Please send your child in to school with a spare set of clothing and pair of wellies if you would like them to go outside when it has been raining.


Do not hesitate to contact Miss R Jones if you have any questions, however big or small.