Ignite Sports came to teach us Quidditch today! Muggle version of course seeing as none of us can fly a broomstick!
It was a rather rainy day so the children had fun collecting rain of the marquee as the coaches set up the pitch!
Soon everyone was kitted up and ready to ride their hockey sticks!
Even my non sporty sons got in to this game!
After the game, the children designed their own new rules for the game and explained what they would do to everyone else.
CHARACTERISTICS OF EFFECTIVE LEARNING:
Playing and exploring – engagement Being willing to ‘have a go’
Active learning – motivation Being involved and concentrating, Keeping trying, Enjoying achieving what they set out to do.
Creating and thinking critically – thinking Having their own ideas, Making link, Choosing ways to do things
Today's play, meets the following EYFS Prime and specific areas: