Today as the weather was so poor, we used our speed stacking skills together with our partners. Our focus was team work, listening and responding to others ideas and encouragement to complete the tasks. To finish off the session we had an Olympic challenge to try to build a tower as tall as Harry. As … Continue reading →
This term fantastic skills have been discovered and built upon during our PE lessons. Firstly we have had Tennis classes practising throwing, catching and hitting the ball with our partners. Following on from this, we have been working in pairs and teams to learn how to bowl and hit the ball in cricket, as well … Continue reading →
Today Dance Club went to Astor School in Dover to show off their talents in a show with other schools. There was a range of ages and dance genres during the show, it was an amazing opportunity for our dancers. James had done a great job with the choreography and the children made brilliant dancers … Continue reading →
On Tuesday Year 4 got the opportunity to play volleyball. The children learnt different passes which are used in the game, as well as playing matches against each other.
Last Tuesday, Ducklings were invited along to take part in a multi-sports event organised by Shepway Sports Trust at The Three Hills. We split into three groups and took part in a variety of sports activities. We took turns to score goals with a football, throw javelins (foam of course), throw tennis balls into targets, … Continue reading →
Today we learnt a new game called Dodge Ball. Using our ability of changing direction, as fast as the wind, we skillfully ran the gauntlet from one end of the hall to the other. We supported each other with cheering and congratulated those who managed to dodge the ball.
This week in gymnastics, we focused on performing skills and choregraphing routines. The children chose between hula hoops, pom poms or ribbons to make their routine effective. The routine had to include certain elements such as a balance, a roll and involve different levels. They worked incredibly well in their groups and produced some exciting … Continue reading →
This week in PE the children had the opportunity to use the gymnastic equipment and all the children were very excited! They demonstrated different jumps such as pike, straddle, full turns, tuck and star jumps.
Today in PE we used our throwing skills to carefully score points in the hoops. It was our choice to decide if it was better to throw over or under arm. During the lesson we demonstrated our team work, listening skills and followed safety rules when throwing the bean bags being aware of others around … Continue reading →
We had lots of fun yesterday in PE. We started by warming our bodies up so we were ready to exercise. We then practised moving quickly in different directions. Finally we got into teams and played a game that used our skills!