On Tuesday years four, five and six had self defence workshops. They learnt how defend themselves if they were attacked and the best way to get out of dangerous situations. They also had a go at boxing using quick, diagonal movements.
Ducklings enjoyed their PE session today. They participated in the traffic light game, this game encourages the children to follow simple instructions while moving and changing direction both in and out of small spaces. This is good for our gross motor skills and spatial awareness.
Eagles class took part in a multiskills competition today. Their skills truly were tested with a wide range of throwing, running, catching and balance games. The children performed brilliantly and were a credit to the school. We even brought back a bronze medal which is very impressive (there were 11 teams). The organisers commented on … Continue reading
This week we made our pebble pals from the stones we found on the beach. We got to paint them in the colours we wanted and then, if they behave themselves, they will sit on our desks to help us with our work next week. On Wednesday we enjoyed the use of the apparatus in … Continue reading
As part of the tracking for Sports Premium we record every sporting extra curricular activity that each child does within the school and the length of time they participate for. For example if they were a member of kayaking club, that would count as one activity and six hours as the club was held over six weeks. … Continue reading
Here are some of the highlights from sport at St Eanswythe’s last year. We have lots of talented and dedicated children across all age groups and in a wide range of sports.
We were really disappointed not to be able have parents at Sports day due to the weather. However, I’m sure you can see from the photos what a fantastic time all of the children had and the fabulous support they all gave to each other. First every child ran in a flat race (running race) followed … Continue reading
KS2 were very fortunate with the weather yesterday. After walking to The Three Hills in the rain and eating lunch with looming black clouds, the sun came out and we were able to hold the races outdoors after all. KS2 had a lot of fun competing in races including egg and spoon, balancing relays, skipping relays, golf and … Continue reading
The whole school had workshops from Tiempo Dance Company today. The children really enjoyed being taught dance moves to some popular songs. Their energy levels were impressive. The coach commented on how enthusiastic and well behaved our children were and how much she likes coming to our school. Well done everyone you have made us … Continue reading
This term children from Yr.4, 5 & 6 have been taking part in Bushcraft Club. They have learnt how to identify different types of tree and to know which ones are safe to cook with; how to manage a fire, how to hang a hammock and how to be safe around a fire. They have … Continue reading