25.05.18 – SCONES AND SONGS
WHITSUN ASSEMBLY – Thank you to Reverend Rob Nicholls for an interesting assembly on Whitsun today.
LITTER PICKERS – We thank the Eco Council Members who collected rubbish around Hanwell Community Centre this week.
Da iawn chi!
MINDFULNESS – Class 2 pupils are learning about mindfulness once a week as part of a 6-12 week classroom-based curriculum called Paws b. We thank Ann Wood for volunteering to organise and deliver the sessions with the pupils.
SPORT RELIEF - The School Council prepared a circuits session for the other pupils in order to raise money for Sports Relief – Thank you for your support.
DENTAL HEALTH - In March, we received a special visit from Adele from the Oral Health Team. The pupils enjoyed learning about the importance of caring for their teeth.
MYSTERY READER - Thank you very much Catrin Powell for being the Mystery Reader in Class One today.
EASTER EGG TREASURE HUNT - Many thanks to Joanna for organising the Easter Egg Treasure Hunt – the pupils thoroughly enjoyed the activity!
ECO COUNCIL - The Eco Council has been busy buying new resources after the school received a grant from The Water Conservation Trust – thank you very much!
EISTEDDFOD YR URDD - Congratulations to all the children who competed at the Eisteddfod and best wishes to those moving onto the next round. Thank you also to the parents for coming to support. A great day was had by all.
BOROUGH MARKET - A very big thank you to Lisa Fearn for a great workshop on making Welsh cakes at Borough Market to celebrate St. David’s Day.
ST. DAVID’S DAY AT WESTMINSTER - Despite the cold weather, we thoroughly enjoyed singing for the Speaker of the House of Commons at Westminster in celebration of St. David’s Day. Thank you to everyone who came to support in such adverse weather conditions.
SAMARITANS ASSEMBLY – Thank you to Samaritans volunteers, Jennifer and Sophie, for giving up their time to speak to the pupils about the role and work of the Samaritans. The pupils found the presentation both interesting and informative.
SCHOOL EISTEDDFOD - Great performances by all at our school Eisteddfod on Friday. Thank you Mrs. Hughes Ahmad for arranging.
ELENA D’CRUZE-REYNOLDS VISIT – Thank you very much Elena D’Cruze-Reynolds and Peniarth Publishers for our new books.
GYMNASTICS LESSONS -This term, Class 2 pupils are very fortunate to receive gymnastics lessons from gymnastics coach, Aurore Derakhshan (Step it Up Gymnastics). Thank you to the Governing Body for agreeing to fund the lessons.
E-SAFETY ASSEMBLY- Class 2 pupils enjoyed sharing their E-Safety knowledge with parents and guardians during a special assembly to promote Internet Safer Day.
CHRISTMAS SHOW - Well done to the pupils for another fantastic Christmas Show! Merry Christmas!
GERAINT JONES - Thank you to Dr Geraint Jones from UCL for coming to talk to us about his work and space, we learned a lot!
PIANO RECITAL - A brilliant Piano Recital! Thank you to Mrs Hughes-Ahmad for organising everything.
BOOK COUNCIL – Our pupils enjoyed choosing new Welsh Books from the Book Council Stall.
BIRD FOOD – School Council members have been very busy making Bird Food for the playground!
EALING CHURCH- An interesting morning at Ealing International Presbyterian Church with Assistant Minister, Gethin Jones. We thoroughly enjoyed our visit!
CHILDREN IN NEED DAY – Wearing spots and raising money for Children in Need day.
FRENCH LESSON – GUEST SPEAKER - Thank you to Laurence for coming to speak to us during our French lesson today. The pupils enjoyed speaking French and asking her questions!
ANTI-BULLYING WEEK – The pupils wore odd socks today to show their individuality and to spread awareness of the core values Anti-Bullying Week promotes.
TATE MODERN - Today, Class Two visited Tate Modern as part of their ‘Gallery’ theme.
HARVEST ASSEMBLY – Thank you to Mr Rob Nicholls for a wonderful Harvest Festival Assembly and to everyone who contributed towards the food collection for Ealing Foodbank.
HALIBALW FESTIVAL – The London Welsh School’s stall at London’s Halibalw Festival today.
PSHE - PC Carolyn Mc Guigan’s visit to the school.
MAGI ANN – A fun-filled morning with the book character, Magi Ann!
LLANGRANNOG – We thoroughly enjoyed our week in Llangrannog!
RIVER THAMES TRIP - Class Two pupils enjoyed their trip to the River Thames with Thames Explorer Trust.
FRENCH SCHOOL – A few photos from Class Two’s great visit to the French School, Collège André Malraux. Thank you to our French teacher, Mrs Hughes-Ahmad, for organising a great day!
LONDON WELSH SCHOOL’S POETRY FESTIVAL – We had a fantastic day working with Anni Llŷn, Welsh Children’s Poet laureate, and Ifor ap Glyn, National Poet of Wales.
We also took part in a dance workshop with the presenter and dancer, Tudur Phillips!
MINDFULNESS - We were very lucky to be given the opportunity to take part in Mindfulness sessions with Ann Wood.
HANWELL CARNIVAL – Another fantastic day at Hanwell Carnival, we can’t wait until next year! 1st prize for ‘Best Parade’!
PANTOSAURUS - The new Welsh language ‘Pantosorws’ video was launched at the Urdd Eisteddfod today. Thank you to the NSPCC for asking us to be part of such an important campaign. Check out the new video here and listen to our pupils singing the chorus!
TENNIS LESSONS – Class Two pupils thoroughly enjoyed their first tennis lesson with Dessislava Diakova today!
EASTER EGG HUNT – Thank you to Joanna, Chair of PTFA, for organising everything.
EALING FIRE STATION – Class One’s trip to Ealing Fire Station.
SWIMMING LESSONS – Congratulations to Class Two pupils for achieving their swimming badges and certificates.
RED NOSE DAY - A huge thank you to our School Council members for organising a brilliant Talent Show to raise money for Comic Relief.
EALING LIBERAL SYNAGOGUE - Class 2 pupils enjoyed visiting Ealing Liberal Synagogue today.
EISTEDDFOD – Congratulations to all pupils who competed at Eisteddfod TAG (The Eisteddfod for competitors outside Wales).
International Women’s Day Assembly.
FIRE SAFETY – Thank you, Ms Tremain for our Fire Safety Lesson.
LIBRARY – Our new School Librarian (Courtney, Year 5) has been very busy organising and updating our library!
WORLD BOOK DAY – Celebrating World Book Day with a book swap and by dressing up as a book character .
ST DAVID’S DAY – Houses of Parliament.
(Photo by Liz Saville Roberts MP)
We were also very lucky to have a tour of the Houses of Parliament by Jonathan Edwards MP.
HAMPTON COURT – An excellent trip to Hampton Court!
A fun filled day raising £51 for Great Ormond Street Hospital!
Safer Internet Day Assembly.
Class One pupils have been busy preparing and setting up their own shops!
Martin Luther King Jr. assembly.
Congratulations to this term’s ’100% Attendance’ pupils!
CHRISTMAS JUMPER DAY - Pupils and staff wore their Christmas jumpers to school today and collected money for ‘Save the Children’ charity.
Christmas Assembly – diolch Mr Rob Nicholls!
PIANO RECITAL – thank you to Mrs Hughes-Ahmad for organising everything!
GARDENING – Planting flowers and plants in our new playground.
Santa Claus in Class One – hwre!
CHRISTMAS SHOW -WELL DONE to all the children in our Christmas Show - they performed brilliantly!
POETRY COMPETITION - Class Two pupils have been busy creating poems about dreams. The poems were entered into the Young Writers competition, Once upon a Dream and all the pupils’ work will be published in a book. FANTASTIC news!
CHILDREN IN NEED – Raising money for Children in Need.
Our new Friendship Zone.
We are delighted with our new playground!
Club de español (Spanish Club)
Esta semana Helena Pons nos ha acompañado en nuestro club de español. ¡Muchas gracias!
Thank you Helena for coming to take part in a question and answer session during our Spanish Club.
HWYL A HALIBALW – We were very busy at the ‘Hwyl a Halibalw’ festival today!
BLUE FOX FOREST SCHOOL – Class one pupils thoroughly enjoyed their trip to the forest! Thank you Blue Fox Forest School.
CYW – We had a great afternoon with presenters Huw and Catrin from Cyw.
HARVEST FESTIVAL – Thank you to everyone who attended our Harvest Festival Assembly and for contributing towards the food collection for Hanwell Community Centre Food Bank. Thank you to Mr. Rob Nicholls for his message during the assembly and to Class Two pupils for organising a brief presentation about the importance of saying ‘thank you’. They also sang ‘Cofia bob amser, cofia bob tro’ with the younger pupils – da iawn!
Steffan Hughes came to speak to us today about some of his experiences in the Paralympic Games – thank you, Steffan!
SCHOOL COUNCIL COMPETITION – Congratulations to Steffan from Class One for winning the School Council logo competition. Thank you to Courtney and Gwynfor (year 5 pupils) for judging the competition on behalf of the School Council.
SCHOOL COUNCIL – NEW MEMBERS – Congratulations to the following pupils on being elected on to the new School Council: Courtney (Vice), Gwynfor (Vice Chair), Idris (Secretary), Siôn, Aneurin and Dylan.
The new School Council has been very busy today - collecting ideas, creating new school rules, planning events and they have even set this week’s homework ! Creating a new logo for the School Council is this weekend’s homework. It’s a competition! Good luck!