11th May – Home Learning Resources

Help and support can be found on the front of the StudyZone area (click the life ring) (https://moodle.pontcomp.co.uk/course/view.php?id=336).

For information on what work needs to be completed visit the Pupil Area on the main School Website then click on Key Stage 3 or Key Stage 4 Work.  There is a list of subjects, work to do, resources, help and guidance.

PPE Update

We are producing 18 visors every hour, when the laser cutter is running, and currently have stock of over 150 to give out!  We are working with other schools in Swansea to supply as many key workers as possible.
Pontarddulais has sent visors to organisations in and around: Pontarddulais, Gorseinon, Fforestfach and Morriston;
  • Lly Twysog – Grovesend
  • Yr Hafan – Pontarddulais
  • Llys Gwyn – Pontarddulais
  • The Hollies – Pontarddulais
  • Social service worker – Pontarddulais
  • Llys Y Werin – Gorseinon
  • Maes Yr Efail – Gorseinon
  • Salvation army – Morriston
  • Tesco Pharmacy – Fforestfach
  • Tyr Felin surgery – Gorseinon
We still have lots more we want to give out. If any front line key worker would like one, please contact Mr Jones : ppe@pontcomp.co.uk for information on the shields.

A quick reminder to pupils...

Can we remind all pupils to keep checking their emails on a regular basis for messages from teachers.

We are delighted to show off these fantastic entries.

Please make sure you upload your work to Study Zone.

Mrs Palmer is working through the entries and will respond to everyone. Gwaith da!

Work Update


New Work

CYMRAEG

KS3 – Year 7 – Task 3 of Pynciau Ysgol / School Subjects [Study Zone]

KS3 – Year 8 – Task 3 of Patagonia [Teams]

KS3 – Year 9 – Task 3 of Yr Ardal / The Area [Teams]

KS4 – Year 10 – Task 3 of Yr Amgylchedd / The Environment [Study Zone]

Advice for the completion of the tasks – always start with task 1 [week 1] and work through to task 4 on a weekly basis.  Pupils are asked to upload their work on a weekly basis.  Answers for tasks 1 & 2 have now been uploaded for all pupils.

Design Technology

The Design Technology department have uploaded even more tasks. There’s now a Canon paper challenge. Please visit the help section on Moodle.

Music

Mrs Carter has uploaded more music work to Study Zone.

Choose a piece of music and re write the lyrics of the song to reflect the current situation that we find ourselves in e.g. life in lockdown, NHS, frontline workers

You can play the music on your own instrument if you wish and sing the new lyrics or use a Youtube backing (karaoke versions).

You can submit the work as an mp3 file.

There will be a small prize for the best arrangement when we return to school. 

PE

Year 9 to 10 & 10 to 11

The work has been uploaded to both StudyZone and HWB classes. It doesn’t matter which one you use. Read the instructions below to learn how to access the work.

Study Zone

Click the PE icon, and select the Year 9 > 10 course if you are in Year 9 or select the Year 10 > 11 course if you are in Year 10.  Login with your p-y account.

HWB Classes YEAR 10-11

1.Copy and paste the following web address into your internet search bar:

2.Click login

3.https://hwb.gov.wales/go/fuoweq

4.Click on join class.

5.The class is called GCSE PE YEAR 11 2020-2021.

6.Once you have done this I will receive the request and accept you.

7.You will then be able to access the work to complete by clicking on files.

HWB Classes YEAR 9-10

1.Copy and paste the following web address into your internet search bar:

2.Click login

4. Click on join class.

5. The class is called GCSE PE YEAR 11 2021-2022.

6.Once you have done this I will receive the request and accept you.

7.You will then be able to access the work to complete by clicking on files.

Wellbeing Section

Over the last week we have added a few more resources to the wellbeing section. We have added an animation series from Disney parks where you can learn how to draw your favourite Disney characters!

Information

Please regularly check the pupil and parent areas on the school website for the latest news and updates with regards to school life.

Here’s a few examples of the pupil’s sketch work which has been submitted. Have you done any sketch work? Email us using moodle@pontcomp.co.uk thank you.