Cardiff Castle Trip

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Nursery and reception children had a fantasic day at Cardiff Castle. It was a fun packed day! We sneaked through the Wolrd War II tunnels, climbed to the top of The Keep and even created our very own dragon stories. Everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves and are eager to go back soon!

To Infinity and Beyond!

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Today we were visited by Techniquest who brought with them the exciting Starlab Alien Adventure! Pupils were invited into the giant inflatable mobile observatory to explore and discover fascinating facts about our Solar System. We learnt all about how the planets of our Solar system orbit the Sun. It was great fun and we would like to thank the team at Techniquest for coming and sharing their knowledge and enthusiasm with our pupils.  

Sport Relief Update

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On Friday 21st March, Betws Primary took part in the Sport Relief Mile to raise money to change lives at home and abroad. In the UK, the money we raised helps give shelter to young people living on the streets and protection to those living with domestc abuse. Across the world, our donations help children into education, and provides communities with fresh water and life-saving vaccines. It’s a very worthy cause and we all had fun taking part […]

Year 6 – Percentages

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This week we have been learning about percentages. Have a go at this fun game working out percentage discounts at a shop! How many items do you buy? http://www.baileytraining.co.uk/courses/file.php/22/doors.swf Miss. Crouch

Year 6 – Beach Days

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Year 6 have had a very fun and busy couple of weeks! Last week we attended ‘Beach Dyas’ which is forest schools but on the beach! The children had a fantastic time building shelters in the gale force winds, investigating rock pools, creating ‘mini islands’ and exploring Rest Bay beach. The children have aquired excellent team building skills through various activities in school! With the weatehr changing make sure you go outside and explore all the […]

Year 5 Cooking Club

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Roll over Deliah, Year 5 cooking club is under way! Jackie Howells, Mrs. Adams and Year 5 parents have been assisting the pupils to create a variety of delicious and nutritious foods that have so far included Christmas pizza, fruity pizza and tasty biscuits. The whole team have been having tremendous fun and some of the boys have even learnt a brand new skill – the washing up! A special assembly took place today where the […]

I’m a poet and I know it!

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This term, Year 3 and 4 will be studying the features of different poems. A useful (and fun!) online activity is available on the BBC Bitesize website, have a look by clicking the link below: http://www.bbc.co.uk/bitesize/ks2/english/reading/poetry/play/ Have fun!

Christingle

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You and your child are invited to make Christingle oranges at St. David’s Church, Bettws on Christmas eve at 10.00am. There will then be a Christingle service at 4pm at St David’s Church, Bettws. All are welcome, please come and join us! Thank you for your continuing support. Miss. Crouch

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Building our rockets in nursery

During the last few weeks, we have been engaging in some very exciting Science workshops. Emma from Astro-Cymru has been visiting each year group and conducting a range of fascinating and exciting experiments. Perhaps the most fun was the rocket workshop, where the pupils were asked to design a rocket out of different marterials and figure out ways to make them more streamlined and areodynamic. The best part was testing their designs on the school […]

SNOW WHITE PANTOMIME TRIP 2013

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What a fantastic festive treat the pupils of Betws Primary experienced today! The whole school embarked on a trip to watch Snow White at the grand Pavillion in Porthcawl. 5 busses and a sum of 200+ pupils  left Betws Primary to join Snow white at the Pavillion. Our day started with many literacy based activities being carried out throughout the school , culminating in a BIG BOOOOOING of the evil witch at the end of the […]