Activities & Education
At present your child will be taught in English. However your child will be taught appropriate Welsh language in line with the foundation phase.
Below is a list of SOME of the activities that your child will participate in when they are approximately three years old.
Weighing, recognising of numbers, counting, sorting, matching, sequencing, mathematical language, (e.g.
big, small, more, less), number rhymes and songs etc, etc.
Language, Literacy and Communication
Circle time, “Talking Ted”, letter sounds and recognition, stories, rhymes, basic mark making etc, etc.
Teaching Talking/One step programmes.
Painting, chalking, collage, playdough, junk modelling, sticking, music and drama etc, etc.
Knowledge and Understanding of the world
Basic computer skills, cutting and joining, cookery, small world activities (e.g. town and countryside) etc, etc.
Personal and Social Development, Well being and Cultural Diversity
Home corner activities, puppets and persona doll, etc, etc.
Opportunities to move confidently with increasing control and co-ordination. Opportunities to develop fine and gross motor development.
Welsh Language Development
Children are encouraged to respond to simple instructions in Welsh.
To learn to count and to recognise colours in Welsh.
To recall Welsh songs and poems.
To learn about Welsh culture.