On Friday last week, Year 2 were so lucky to have been invited to a Gym Skills event at Kingsmeadow School. The children took part in 6 various activities. These were:
Station 1: Rope rebound jumps/1 footed and 2 footed jumps through hula hoops
Station 2: Spring board and Take off 1 foot landing on 2
Station 3: Vault (jump) onto box top, stand up balance and then jump off
Station 4: Cartwheel preparation – bunny hop to land on knees, progress to bunny hop over the bench, then landing one 1 foot over the bench
Station 5: Foward Roll – moving through progressions of a forward roll with qualified gym coach
Station 6: Balance – Working through some individual balances then some partner balances
The children had a great afternoon and learned a lot of new gymnastic skills!