Have you got what it takes to play basketball?

This morning the children were surprised with an unexpected basketball themed assembly! Danny, a coach from Philips High school in Whitefield, came in to meet with the children to share some information about the netball and basketball teams and clubs which take place each week on a Saturday morning. Danny invited different children from each […]

Sharing ideas, sport and spelling!

Last week Y3 completed their independent story writing based on Nat Fantastic and have now turned their attention to poetry! Today, I shared what the children will be creating over the next few weeks and posed the question ‘What is poetry?’ Their ideas included ‘writing that rhymes’, ‘words that include a rhythm’ and ‘poems are […]

Exciting Sporting Activities and Events!

On Wednesday 14th October, each year group across the school took part in a sponsored scooter event.  Each class were sponsored for the number of laps they completed during the time given. After speaking with the children, they spoke enthusiastically about collecting sponsors from family and friends at home. Today, Mrs Hutchinson and Mrs Ahmed counted […]

Learning all about the Lake District

Yesterday, as part of our Geography enquiry, we used UK atlases to locate different regions in the United Kingdom and found out that Manchester is located in Northern England. We also found out that Northern England is famous for its beautiful countrysides such the Lake District. Using tracing paper, we sketched the outline of Cumbria […]

Another great week for sport

We have had another great week for sport an Unsworth. Both netball and football sessions after school have started this week for our Y5 and Y6 children. The netball team started the term with enthusiasm and energy! They were also particularly excited to wear our brand new Unsworth netball kits for upcoming matches, complete with […]

Our exciting sports curriculum!

I would like to take this opportunity to welcome QFirst Sports to our school. QFirst (Quality First Specialist Sports Coaching) provide the very best in sports coaching which is delivered by enthusiastic coaches. QFirst Sports objectives aim to; Encourage children to adopt healthier lifestyles from an early age Increase the number of young people enjoying and […]