During this half term, Year 5 pupils have been developing a range of balancing activities. These activities included Dynamic Balance and Counterbalance. The pupils have also developed a range of reviewing techniques to show their knowledge and understanding. The main reviewing method that Year 5 have enjoyed using is the different roles on a bus.
Year 5 have been focusing on One Leg Balancing and Jumping in PE. Throughout these lessons the children have been exploring working in teams. They have used creativity to develop new tactics and strategies of their own building on prior learning. These new ideas have promoted positive competition and successful game play amongst the group.
Year 5 have been focusing on improving their Balancing and Floor Movement Skills. Throughout these lessons the children have been exploring balancing on different pieces of equipment as well as trying different ways of moving along the floor. Some Floor Movements Skills have included: hopping, skipping, side steps and zigzags.
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.