This week was our ‘Creative Week’, here are a few snippets…
Dosbarth Mesen had India as their focus and made Rangoli patterns, decorated footprints of Lakshmi the Indian goddess of happiness and painted tiger designs!
Dosbarth Cerios loved learning about Japan, making blossom tree lanterns & fans, learning traditional umbrella dances, origami and even tried painting The Great Wave by Hokusai!
Dosbarth Hywen plotted the flight route from Cardiff to Australia using maps! They’ve also designed & made their own aboriginal art, symbols and researched the ‘Dreamtime’.
Dosbarth Onnen face-timed Mrs Chukas’ sister in Australia to find out what life was like down Under!
Dosbarth Helygen studied the Masai Mara of Kenya and created wonderful masks, beadwork and paintings.
Dosbarth Celyn studied the culture & celebrations of China and have made lanterns, dragon puppets, willow patterns and printing and celebrated with a Dragon Dance performance.
Dosbarth Bedwen have been learning & performing the Haka, creating Maori artwork, jewellery & symbols and designing their own Tiki masks.
Dosbarth Derw enjoyed exploring Greek culture, creating phaistos discs, and designed their own pottery vases inspired by Greek signs and symbols.
Don’t forget our lunchbox challenge next term to reduce single use plastic and the crisp packet challenge!
e – Safety
Remember to keep a healthy balance between technology time and quality time with friends and family.
‘Thunk of the Week’
What makes a good memory?
Pwy ydych chi’n byw?
FP: Dw I’n byw gyda teulu.
KS2: Dw I’n byw gyda mam, dad, chwaer, brawd a ci o’r enw Bella
Dates for the Diary
Inset Day – School Closed:
Return to School
Show & See Dates : 2pm
Bedwen: 27thJune 2019
Y1 & Y2 Miskin Mill trip
Year 5 summer residential trip
July 9th– 12th2019
Year 6 summer residential trip
June 17th– 20th2019
REMINDER: NO CLUBS FIRST WEEK BACK
Photography Club has worked hard to organise a photography competition!
Please take a photograph showing an example of Framing, Leading Lines or Rule of Thirds.
They have made a film to explain:
Bring your photograph to school with your name and class name by Wednesday 5thJune.
(You could enter a few photographs or put together a Pic Collage)
“Talk, Learn Do”
On the 7th Junethere will be a course for parents about teaching their children about money, called Talk, Learn, Do. If you’d like to take part please let Sarah Goodman now ASAP, spaces are limited! It will run from 9.15 til 11.15 in the Cafe.
READER OF THE WEEK!
Derw – Grace
Bedwen – Misia
Celyn – Evie
Helygen – Ayaan
Onnen – Honey
Hywen – Seren
Ceirios – Henley
Mesen – Sienna & Maisi