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Ysgol Bryn Gwalia C.P.

Growing Together, Aiming High

Year 1

Croeso i Blwyddyn 1 - Dosbarth Mrs Hughes a Mrs Walsh 

This term our topic is: Autumn in the Park.

Some useful information about Blwyddyn 1. 


PE - PE is on a Friday please ensure your child has a PE kit in school at all times. This should consist of a white t-shirt, black shorts and black pumps. PE kits will be sent home at the end of each half term to be washing please then return them to school the first week back. 


Forest School - The children will have the opportunity to visit our forest area Within our topic afternoons to explore and learn in a very different environment to the classroom. To do this your child will need a pair of wellies in school all year. Please ensure you send a pair of named wellies into school for your child. 


Snack - A morning snack is provided for your child of a piece of fruit and a bottle of milk the cost of this is £1 a week. Please make sure this is sent to school in a named envelope either each week or £7 for the half term. 


Water bottles- Your child needs a drink to to help them think! Please make sure your child has a water bottle in school. Bottles should be sent to school with your child on a Monday we will refill them daily with fresh water and they will be sent home on a Friday to be washed. 


Home Learning - Your child is given home learning please read it and try to complete either by the following Monday or the date given in the book.


Reading - Reading is vital to your child’s development. Please try to read this daily or as often as you can and comment in their reading record about how they read and how they enjoyed the book. New books will be given on a Monday and a Friday IF they have been read at home.