Greater Manchester School Games – Unsworth chosen to represent Bury Schools

We are proud to announce that the Unsworth Tag Rugby team will be one of two schools to represent Bury at the annual Greater Manchester Winter Games. They will compete against the top 2 schools from each borough of Greater Manchester on Tuesday 21st March The day is something the children will remember, participating at […]

Competitive sport and clubs

Competitive sport This 2016/17 year has seen Unsworth competing in a plethora of sports against other schools. The children are developing their knowledge in teamwork, rules, skills and always represent the school well, showing respect to fellow competitors and officials. This year the school has already competed in a variety of sports including: Boys Football, Girls […]

Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game.

On Friday, we had the privilege of inviting a second group of Bury school leaders into our school to start another of our leading assessment programmes. During the morning, they visited our classrooms with their Y4 guides to see assessment in action. Whilst they were visiting classes, I spent a half hour in the hall […]

Sports Relief 2016

  On Friday 18th March, each class took part in a sponsored race outside. The children were given a time limit to complete the events as a class. Events included skipping, press ups, hula hooping, bench presses, sit ups and ladder jumps! Music was also played to keep the children motivated. Some children even managed […]

The Sports Crew deliver a superb activity!

Our Sports Crew had a great start with their first taught session based on invasion games. The Sports Crew are a group of 8 children who are in charge of their own activities and decide for themselves which sporting activities they think the younger children across the school would enjoy. They decided to interview me […]

Dance, sports crews and clubs!

It has been another eventful and energetic half term for sport at Unsworth! Across each week, every class takes part in 2 x one hour PE sessions. This involves the children taking part in a variety of sporting activities including gymnastics, invasion games and dance. This half term, the focus has been on our dance […]

A sporting success!

What a fantastic sporting term we have had! As stated on the PE information page, Unsworth have joined together to work alongside QFirst Sports to enhance the sporting opportunities of the children from Early years all the way up to Y6. So far this term, Y1, Y3, Y4 and Y6 have experienced curriculum support sessions […]

Communication is key in Year 3!

Over the last half term, Y3 have been focusing on invasion games in PE. Every Tuesday afternoon, Connor from QFirst sports works with the children to practise different skills and techniques that are needed to play different invasion games. So far they have worked in teams to find a space, got to grips with becoming […]

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 […]