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 Spring 2:
February 20th - Year 4 Netball (Yarrells)
February 21st - Year 4 Poole Swimming Gala (Rossmore)
February 22nd - Poole Schools Rugby Festival (Poole High School)
February 26th - Year 2 Netball (Yarrells)
- Year 6 Netball (Home)
February 27th - Year 6 Contact Rugby Festival (Wimborne RFC)
March 1st - R/KS1 Howieson Cup Cross Country
(Postponed - new date 22nd March)
March 12th - Year 3/4 Multiskills Festival (Carter Community)
March 19th - Year 1/2 Multiskills Festival (Carter Community)
March 21st - Year 6 Poole Swimming Gala (Rossmore)
March 27th - Year 4/5/6 Canford Magna Cross Country
- KS1 Girls' Football Festival (TBC)
PE Curriculum Spring 2:
Each unit incorporates the School Values of kindness, aspiration and resilience.
Reception: Co-operation and teamwork games
Year 1: Netball
Basic ball skills, making space, passing and moving, aiming
Year 2: Multi-skills
Year 3: Netball
Defending, simple tactics and rules, attacking space and passing skills
Year 4: Swimming (12 weeks)
Water safety, front crawl, breaststroke, backstroke and corresponding leg kicks, team games.
Year 5: Hockey
Stick and ball basics, tactics to score, pass choices, officiating, shooting and dribbling skills
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.