Kwik Cricket match versus Drayton

Thursday afternoon saw the return of Mr Arden. He brought his cricket team from Drayton Junior school with him and played a match against a mixed team of year 5 and 6 children. The game was thoroughly enjoyable and resulted in Drayton winning 260 runs to 248. Advertisements

Sports Day at UEA

This year’s Sports Day took place at UEA Sportspark. The whole school travelled up to the Sportspark to take place in a morning of team games and an afternoon of competitive races. Many parents and family members came to support the children. The pictures show the children, who were split into three teams, competing in…

SSP Athletics Competition

Kicking off the summer athletics, West Earlham travelled the UEA sports park to take part in the Norwich SSP athletics competition. Children from years 3,4,5 and 6 took apt in distance races, sprints,relay, throwing and jumping events. We were very successful with the Year 6 boys winning their relay race and the year 5 boys…

WEJS Intra Dodgeball Competition

On Friday afternoon the whole school took part in an outdoor dodgeball competition. Lower school took on each other and upper school took on each other. Each class played three 15minute long games. Eight players started on the pitch and every time a player was eliminated another player would come on until the class or…

Cross Country Competition

Every year group took part in West Earlham’s intra school cross Country competition. The sports leaders led warm up games and activities and then the children competed in a 4 lap race around the school field. All children worked extremely hard in taking part and there were 8 winners. The winners received medals in a…

Basketball Shoot-a-thon 2017

On Friday afternoon, all children throughout the school competed in the WEJS basketball shoot-a-thon. Each class had 10 minutes to score as many baskets as possible trying to beat their opposing year group class. The event was held in the hall and successfully run by the sports leaders. Results will be given out in assembly…

Kwik Cricket at Eaton Park

Kicking off the Summer sport, WEJS travelled to Eaton Park to compete in a Kwik Cricket competition. They competed against many other teams on a gloriously sunny day. The team, who were taking part in their first ever cricket tournament, played exceptionally well, winning, drawing and losing some games. Well done team.

Kwik Cricket

Year 5 have been perfecting their Cricket skills through playing many games of Kwik Cricket. Skills such as bowling, fielding and batting have been applied in order to perform some very enjoyable games.  

Parkour in 3SC

Combining all of their gymnastic skills, Year 3 have been working on Parkour. They have been moving over apparatus using different travelling styles, jumps, rolls and balances.

Batting practice in Year 4

One of the first sessions of Cricket in Year 4 had the children working on their batting skills. They concentrated on holding the bat correctly and being able to play a forward shot, hitting a ball off a tee. This drill also had some of the children fielding as they were collecting the ball as…