Longfleet now has a new set of Year 5 Sports Ambassadors. These children complete a range of tasks in their new position, including: getting equipment ready for Fit Friday activities, cleaning the sports cupboards, helping out children during Fit Friday and creating play-leader games for Year 1 and Reception children. All of the Sports Ambassadors had to apply for the position and we had over 45 applicants overall.
Fixtures in the Summer Term:
17th April - Year 3/4 Netball - Oakdale (A)
24th April - KS1 Girls' Football Festival (H)
8th May - Year 6 Cricket vs Baden Powell (A)
10th May - KS1 Howieson Cup Festival (H)
14th May - KS1 Cricket Festival - Canford Magna School (A)
15th May - Year 3/4 Tennis Competition - Branksome Tennis Club (A)
16th May - Year 6 Football vs Bishop Aldhems - Poole Pirates Stadium (A)
22nd May - Year 6 Cricket Competition - Poole Grammar School (A)
24th May - Year 5/6 Cricket vs Oakdale (A)
5th June - Year 5/6 Quadkids Athletics - Broadstone Middle School (A)
7th June - Year 5/6 Girls' Cricket - Delph Cricket Ground (A)
11th June - Can-Do Festival
12th June - Year 3/4 Rounders vs Yarrells (A)
12th June - Year 4/5/6 Town Sports Athletics - Ashdown Athletics (A)
14th June - Sailing Regatta - Rockley Park
25th June - HARBOURSIDE GAMES - YEARS 1-6 - ASHDOWN ATHLETICS (A)
26th June - Year 5 Cricket Tournament - Poole Grammar School (A)
28th June - Year 4-6 Dorset Swimming Gala - Dorchester (A)
3rd July - Year 3/4 Quadkids Athletics - Carter Community School (A)
17th July - LONGFLEET SPORTS DAY
PE Curriculum Spring 2:
Each unit incorporates the School Values of kindness, aspiration and resilience.
Reception: Co-operation and teamwork games
Year 1: Tennis
Basic ball skills, racket control, aiming.
Year 2: Tennis
Basic ball skills, racket control, forehand shot, aiming.
Year 3: Tennis
Forehand, ball control, aiming at space,
Year 4: Tennis
Forehand and backhand, aiming at space, tactics, defensive shots
Year 5: Golf
Putting, chipping, course design, knowledge of terms.
Year 6: Volleyball
Dig, serve, simple tactics and making choices.
At the end of each unit, House "tournaments" are played in which the children get a chance to showcase their skills in the sport they have learnt that term.
Golf - Contact: Darren@under18golf.co.uk or his club at Ferndown Forest Golf Club
- Contact Mike Dodd at Sturminster Marshall Golf Club
Both clubs are friendly, youth-orientated clubs.
Cricket - Poole Town Cricket Club
Teams from U8-U15. Also undertake the ALLStars Cricket initiative for Under 8s to get involved in the game.