PE

Playground Leaders Training

Playground Leaders Training

The pupils in Year 5 (assisted by some of our lunchtime supervisors) took part in Playground Leaders training last Wednesday with Rachel from Newcastle PE and School Sports Service. They developed their skills of leadership, communication, imagination and collaboration to begin setting up a range of games that younger children will be able to join in with during their playtimes.… Continue Reading

Multi Skills

Multi Skills

Year One had a busy Multi Skills lesson. The children participated in a series of activities that promote agility, balance and co-ordination. They were very tired at the end of the session! Continue Reading

Y6 sports afternoon at Walker Dome

Y6 sports afternoon at Walker Dome

We had a fab afternoon at Walker Dome taking part in lots of team games with Y6’s from other Catholic schools. We played handball, benchball, dodgeball and Kabbadi! The children worked to recieve stickers for a range of skills – passion, determination, respect, self-belief, honesty and teamwork. We had a gret time and were very… Continue Reading

Y6 Playground Leaders

Y6 Playground Leaders

Some of our Year 6 children have been leading games on the school yard at lunchtime. They have shown excellent leadership skills and have been great role models. The younger children have thoroughly enjoyed playing the games so far, and it’s a great way to keep active!   Continue Reading

British Cycling

British Cycling

The children in Year 5 have been lucky enough to work with British Cycling this week to improve their bike riding skills. This is the first of 6 sessions which will help the children become more familiar with using a bike. Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

Forest School during July had the children completing a variety of sports activities with added equipment and challenges. They had great fun working as individuals, with partners and as part of a team travelling the seas as pirates, running around assault courses and playing water balloon hide and seek. Reception            … Continue Reading

Forest School

Forest School

In Forest School the children took part in a wide range of fun and educational cross-curricular activities throughout May. Reception investigated the effects of sea pollution. They recreated the sea bed using gravel, shells and sea creatures then added food colouring, oil and rubbish to demonstrate how this impacts the sea. Year 1 enjoyed pond… Continue Reading