Penygarn Community Primary School

Ysgol Gynradd Gymunedol Penygarn

01495 742090

Penygarn Road, Pontypool. NP4 8JR

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Classes | Kingfishers

Kingfishers - Miss N Bevan

Croeso i Kingfishers!

The class teacher for the Kingfishers class is Miss N Bevan, with her is Miss L McDonough, Miss H Davies and Mrs T Wills.  Miss Bevan is currently on maternity leave and is is covered by Miss S Lee.

 

Our topics this year are:

 

Autumn Term:

Ourselves, Our Community and Our Planet- Getting back into the swing of things! Ourselves, Our Community and Our Planet eases the children back into school and learning as we follow their ideas of what they would like to learn related to these familiar yet exciting themes.

Blue Abyss - Grab your wetsuit, we’re going deep into an underwater world of incredible coral and mysterious sea creatures! We will look into what real divers get up to below the surface and be delving into our amazing oceans beginning to understand the creatures that live within them

 

Spring Term:

Burps, Bottoms and Bile- Open wide let’s take a look inside! We’ll be going on a voyage of discovery to investigate the busy world inside your body. Along the way we will be learning how to look after this marvellous belching, squelching, mixture making machine we call our body.

Potions - Potion: a poison, a mixture, an aromatic brew, a vapour, a liquid or a sticky goo. Welcome to the amazing magical world of potions and their properties. We will use what we learn about materials and their properties to create incredible potions. 

 

Summer Term:

Misty Mountain Sierra - Mighty mountains peak above the morning mist. Discover how these giants are formed, as a fold, block, dome or plateau. We will follow the water cycle’s course from peak to valley. Possibly plan an eco-friendly mountain expedition that is safe as can be. But beware... Look out! What’s that behind that tree? Its footprints are huge! Have we found the Yeti?

Sportswear Designers - On your marks. Get set. Go! Put your running shoes on and get ready to become a sportswear designer. We will investigate the benefits of the various materials used in sportswear and how this helps competing athletes. Taking a peek into the world of sports advertising, and using our ICT skills to create a sportswear website to promote your new flashy designs. 

 

Homework and PE:

Homework will be set half-termly.   Our PE day is a Tuesday

 

Additional information about our class:

Please remember to wear your PE Kit to school on Tuesday’s!
Break times are for healthy snacks, and water bottles are welcome.
As windows will remain open in classrooms to ventilate the building, throughout the colder months please remember to wrap up warm; wearing layers, coats, and wellies welcome on the wetter days.