Hello All, Following on from your recent assemblies, here is all the information you will need to choose your school-based activities in the coming days. Have a browse through the information and decide which 3 activities you would like to do this Community Sports Day. These could be something you love already or something that you’ve always wanted to try, or could be something you’ve never heard of before and in the full spirit of what are Communities are all about, you’re willing to give them a go for your Community! Further information about how you sign up for your activities will be sent to you shortly and you must get you choices in straightaway to avoid disappointment! Start choosing today!
Are you a defender or a shooter? Better as a centre or speedy on the wing? Whether you've played netball before or not, this is a chance for you to work as a team with your Community members and shoot your way to success against the other Learning Communities!
Get into the spirit of the World Cup in true Brazilian style! Show off your fancy footwork like a Pele and score like a Ronaldinho. Playing with a smallerr, heavier ball, fewer players and using Brazilian inspired training methods, shoot your way to footballing victory. You might not be playing for England yet but wear your Community colours with pride in this fast-paced, fun-filled footballing free-for-all!
Whether you can sail a sail-boat or lie on a lilo, show off your nautical skills to race a dinghy across the cool school pool and have some fun splashing about in the water! Use skill and tactics to take the lead or throw yourselves in and hope for the best! This session can be as much fun or strategic as you want it to be.
Know your forehand from your backhand? Your baseline from your lob? Can you combine physical ability with the flair of a Williams or the dogged determination of a Murray? Or maybe you've never played before and just want to have a go! Why not come and take on the other Communities in a doubles tennis tournament and have fun on the courts. When you're not playing, cheer on your Community members on our very own â€˜Henman Hillâ€™ in front of the new building and let's recreate Wimbledon right here in LS29!
Fun, fast-paced and furious, kwik cricket is the speedier version of the regular game so lots of opportunity to score for your Community. Whether you've played before or don't know your LBW from your body line, this is a great activity to get the adrenalin pumping and the points racking up!
Can you hold your nerve while all about are losing theirs? Are you cool, calm and collected under pressure? Then this is the competition for you! You need a steady hand to wind your way around the wire and win the game for your community. But remember, this is not for the faint-hearted; should your hand shake or tremble, should you lose your concentration....and the wand touches the wireâ€Ś
If you're a budding Cath Kidson or just want to learn a new skill, muster your creative flair and take part in our Community bunting masterclass. Take the time to design and personalise a section to represent your Community, flying the flag for everything that makes you great!
Animals or masquerades? You decide! This unusual and creative workshop gives you the chance to create your own bespoke mask, employing all your artistic abilities to show the real 'face' of your Community!
Le tour de France themed quiz will test your knowledge of near and far away. Will you be freewheeling your way to quiz success for your Community?
Sounds like a softie but this is a devilishly difficult design challenge! Awaken the engineering architect in you and build the tallest freestanding structure you can from spaghetti and marshmallows. Can you overcome the limitations of your building materials and surprise yourself with the elegant structures you can achieve!
Don't know your trebuchet from your mangonel? Want to show off your awesome engineering talents and your sense of adventure? Then this is the one for you! Go ballistic with this complex design challenge which will equip you to build a siege-weapon that can fire projectiles over 20ft! Throw down the gauntlet and sign up to decide who really is the king of the Community Castle!
Time precious, problem solving antics lay in store in this challenge. Go head to head with the other learning communities to follow the clues dotted around the school grounds and assemble your own Tour De France themed bike and win golden treasure points. Can you work together in your team to ride off in to the sunset of success for your Community!
Originating in the US, Spelling Bee is a competition in which contestants are asked to spell a broad section of words. Will you spell out s-u-c-c-e-s-s for your Learning Community? Give it a go!
How good is your hand/eye co-ordination? Could you score success with your throwing skills and your love of Geography? World darts is a team competition that is fast-paced and frantic that requires a cool head and a steady hand. Throw the missiles to hit selected countries on the map to win points for your Community!
Researchers claim that juggling makes you smarter, sharpens your focus and concentration, provides the ultimate stress relief and is one of the best ways to improve coordination. We just know that itâ€™s loads of fun and a fantastic skill to have! Wow your friends, impress your Community or just have a bit of fun! From absolute beginners to Yogi juggle masters, all abilities welcome.
Travel the first stage of tour de France route on a static bike. You are in competition with the other learning communities to see who can cover the most ground and reach 190K in the fastest time. Feel the burn.
Everyone knows that a normal piece of paper is far too small for you to squeeze yourself through without tearingâ€Ś..
This decidedly difficult brain-teaser will help you trick your friends and learn a new party trick in this session!
Shake it like Shakira, like you come from Columbia! This will be a mass Zumba extravaganza run by a fully qualified Zumba instructor. Zumba involves dance and aerobic elements with hip-hop, soca, samba, salsa, merengue, mambo and martial arts all rolled in! So join 14 million people worldwide who take weekly Zumba classes in over 140,000 locations across more than 185 countries and use this opportunity to shake your stuff, have some fun and see which Community has the best moves!