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Dosbarth Oren


Welcome to Dosbarth Oren!


Croeso i Dosbarth Oren!


Our teacher is Ms. James. Our teaching assistant is Miss. Rees.


Sensei Rob joins us on a Thursday for karate. Jenny from the library joins us on a Friday.



Have a look around our class room.

Autumn Term 2017

Our Context for Learning this term is


Let There Be Light

Below is a taste of some of the work we will be covering in each curriculum area:


Language Literacy & Communication

- Reading books such as Peace At Last, Quiet Night In, Owl Babies and Stellaluna.

- Visiting Techniquest.

- Writing Autumn/Harvest poems.

- Sharing our news with friends during circle time.

- Playing games about night and day creatures and owl babies.


Mathematical Development

- Learning about day and night through telling the time.

- Investigating 2D and 3D shapes and creating models.

- Recording day and night creatures and creating charts for our favourite creatures.


Knowledge and Understanding of the World

- Investigating ( non electrical) sources of light.

- Learning about the cycle of the moon and sun.

- Investigating shadows.

- Gaining knowledge of firework safety through learning about Guy Fawkes.


Creative Development

- Singing songs relating to light such as 'Walking On The Moon' by The Police and 'Here Comes The Sun' by The Beatles.

- Learning about light and dark through studying the artwork of Augustus John.

- Making pinhole cameras and shadow puppets.


Physical Development

- Learning dances from the 1960s such as the Jive and the Twist.

- Karate lessons with Sensei Rob.

- Building specific models with Knexx and Lego.


Personal and Social Development

- Learning about Christianity, particularly Harvest, Advent and Christmas.

- Talking about our feelings.

- Talking and listening to our friends.

- Playing and working with others independently.


Have a look around our classroom.

Picture 1 Literacy corner
Picture 2 Numeracy area
Picture 3 Numeracy resources
Picture 4 Ladder points
Picture 5 Thinking hats
Picture 6 Reading corner
Picture 7 Construction resources
Picture 8 Outside area
Picture 9 Sand box
Picture 10 Outside resources

Pumpkin Carving

Pumpkin Carving 1
Pumpkin Carving 2
Pumpkin Carving 3
Pumpkin Carving 4
Pumpkin Carving 5
Pumpkin Carving 6