During this half term, Year 4 have been carrying out a range of challenges and activities. They have been focusing on Dynamic Balancing and Ball Skills. The children have developed their Dynamic Balancing by moving forwards and backwards on the floor, low beam and high beam. Within the Ball Skills unit, pupils have been developing their hand eye co-ordination. They have all been making progress with their ball handling and speed work.
As well as developing their physical skills, they have also been developing their social skills. Year 4 have been looking at ways to help improve their peers performances by coaching and giving constructive feedback.
Year 4 have been focusing on Ball Skills and Counterbalance in PE. Throughout these lessons the children have been exploring working in pairs and teams. They have used creativity to develop ideas of their own building on prior learning.
Year 4 have been focusing on improving their Ball Skills as well as Balancing in Front and Back Support. Throughout these lessons the children have been exploring reacting to the ball in order to catch it successfully. In their Balancing lessons they have been focusing on using their core strength to control their bodies from wobbling.
This half term we have been very busy practicing for our Sports Day including a range of races such as Egg and Spoon and Space Hoppers races. We have also been developing our ball handling skills and small static balances.