Kids at Stafford Prep Faculty acquired energetic in a quest to showcase 33 sports activities included within the Olympic Video games in a break free from their conventional sports activities day.
Whereas some pupils took half in athletics occasions in school, others carried out actions at residence together with martial arts, biking, shadow boxing and horse using.
And the pupils even acquired a particular video message from Olympic silver medallist Iwan Thomas.
Their hectic programme coincided with Olympic Day 2020, an annual world celebration of sport and Olympic values which passed off yesterday (June 23) throughout the globe.
Utilizing the Olympic rings as a theme, greater than 100 SPS pupils had been concerned in actions spanning 5 areas of the curriculum. Other than getting sporty, youngsters additionally flagged-up the event with the creation of a brand new Olympic mascot, a phrase recreation involving well-known Olympians, a quiz and by designing a recruitment marketing campaign poster for his or her favorite sport.
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A faculty spokesman mentioned: “It’s necessary to carry onto the annual keystone occasions which all of us look ahead to and be certain that youngsters who’ve missed out on a lot throughout the lockdown can nonetheless have a good time them.
“The Olympics is one thing we’ll all miss, however we felt we might give our pupils causes to have a good time and mark such an necessary date on the calendar.
“We needed to tick off as many Olympic sports activities as doable, as that meant in addition to pupils at school with the ability to participate in athletics, there was additionally a hyperlink with the youngsters at residence which stored them concerned too,” mentioned assistant head, Tom Thorley.