Years 2, 3 and 5 went to the Three Hills yesterday to take part in a Speed Stacking event. There were four different stations that we had to complete as quickly as we could. We had to concentrate hard but it was good fun! Afterwards the weather was kind to us and so we ate … Continue reading
This afternoon many of us were introduced to Speed Stacking. This is a sport where cups have to be stacked and then taken down with speed and accuracy. We have started to learn with 6 cups in a 3-3 formation, it was quite tricky to start with but we soon got the hang of it!
We took another twenty children from years five and six to Clip and Climb in Dover this evening. Everyone had great fun and increased in confidence as the session progressed. We have some amazing climbers amongst our children. Well done everyone!
This morning, the whole school walked along the Leas to the Metropole. When we got there everyone was able to take advantage of the lovely grassy space and played together. The older children were excellent at looking after their buddies.
Today, after school, twenty children from years 5 and 6 headed to the new Clip and Climb activity at Dover Sports Centre. Everyone had a brilliant time trying out each of the sixteen different challenge walls which ranged from wobbly ladders to twisting footholds. Some were more tricky than others. All the children persevered and … Continue reading
This term our PE topic is gymnastics. Today we started to look at the different shapes we can make with our bodies and whether we could make the same shapes when we were standing up, laying down or in the air. The shapes were; straight, tuck and star. We then worked in a three to … Continue reading
We are one of only two schools in the district with the platinum School Games Award for sport. Sport is an integral part of both our curricular and extracurricular activities. Exercise is great fun and good for creating healthy bodies, healthy minds and children ready to learn academically. As a school we aim to do … Continue reading
In worship today the Year 6 leaders awarded the swim team from the recent gala at Folkestone Sports Centre, certificates and medals. The team as a whole came second out of nine teams, well done to all of our swim team, you deserve your silver medals.
This afternoon Year 4 enjoyed their second session of cricket. They improved their underarm and over arm bowling and batting skills before enjoying a fun game.
Yr.6 headed to Seapoint Canoe Centre today to participate in The Bellboat Challenge. They worked in teams of ten to race their craft up the canal. The races were timed to see who was the quickest team of the day. Our teams came joint first with Seabrook and third out of thirteen teams. Well done … Continue reading