Parkour part 3

Continuing with Parkour, year 5 have put together sequences of movements to showcase in front of each other. The routines had to include jumps, balances, travelling, rotation and an element of parkour from our previous lessons. The pictures and videos below show the children working together in teams performing their moves.

Sportshall Athletics

Recently we had two teams compete at a Sportshall Athletics competition at UEA Sportspark. Thursday a team of year 5 and 6 pupils took part in an indoor athletics competition where they competed in several track and field events. On Friday a team of year 3 and 4 children also competed in a similar competition….

Dance Showcase rehearsal

4SP have been rehearsing for the SSP dance showcase. Without revealing too much and spoiling the show, here are a few pictures and  videos. Check back next week for more pictures of the next rehearsal.

Mr Motivator

Check out the latest Mr Motivator video that Year 5 have been using in their PE warm ups.    

6JE Swimming Celebrations

Last half term, 6JE had a weekly swimming session. It is great news to report that many of the children reached their targets and were rewarded with certificates. Well Done 6JE

Parkour part 2

Following on from our previous lesson, year 5 have been developing their Parkour skills. In particularly looking at putting together a sequence of moves including jumps, balances, different travelling styles and rotations. Here are some videos and pictures from the lesson.

Year 5’s Fencing Experience

Linked to year 5’s enquiry-The Normans- we had a fencing instructor come into school to lead several workshops. He talked about the history of fencing and showed the children various fencing positions and moves. The children then had the chance to experience some fencing as they battled it out with each other.      

Norwich SSP Tag Rugby Competition

Children from year 5 and 6 attended the Norwich School Sports Partnership tag rugby event at UEA Sportspark. It was a great day for all the children as they competed against many other schools. Their team play and behaviour was brilliant. Photographs to follow…

Invasion games

Check out what some of the children have been doing in their PE lessons. This term’s area of PE is invasion games, this includes games such as football, basketball, hockey, handball and tag rugby. In year 4, they have been looking at tag rugby. The pictures below show the children working on their side passes….

Boys narrowly beaten in Jack Ramm Final

On Monday 14th November, 7 boys from year 5 and 6 travelled to UEA Sportspark to compete in the Jack Ramm under 11 7-a-side cup. Being drawn in a strong group, they needed to finish in the top four to qualify. With a win in their first 2 games, 2 – 0 against falcon and…

Freestyle footballer heading for West Earlham

We are pleased to announce that freestyle footballer Ash Randall will be visiting West Earlham Junior School on Thursday 1st December. Ash has broken numerous world records and has appeared on many television shows. http://www.ashfreestyle.com/ Check out him performing his skills in the video below. For more pictures, facts and videos, check out his website…