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Year 5 & 6 Football Matches

 

Mr Coleman is currently working extremely hard to organise some football fixtures for Tiverton Academy’s school team. We are entered into a league in the borough and will be taking part in around 4/5 games for the league as well as any cup competitions we may enter. Keep your eyes peeled here for forthcoming matches!! […]

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Published Date: 6th March 2015
Category: sports blog


 

Y3 – Invasion Games

 

In Year 3 this week, as well as looking at orienteering to work alongside our ‘Explorers’ theme, we were also lucky enough to have a Fun Friday extra PE session. For this lesson, Mr Coleman and the Sports Coaches took us outside where we played two different invasion games. One of them was an old […]

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Published Date: 6th March 2015
Category: sports blog


 

KS2 – Cheerleading

 

This past week in KS2, we were very lucky to have Hayley from Urban Empire Cheerleading come into school. We all had a really good time with her. We learned that in cheerleading, it is built a lot on trusting your team mates to be there for you. We were taught about ‘stunting’ in competitions and learned […]

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Published Date: 6th March 2015
Category: sports blog


 

Give me a Y, give me an E, give me an A, give me a R, give me a 3, YEAR 3

 

Here are some photos from our cheerleading lesson, even Miss Rahal had a turn.  

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Published Date: 27th February 2015
Category: sports blog, Year 3


 

Cheerleading: Go Tiverton

 

GO TIVERTON! Year six had their first ever cheerleading class today and loved it! Children had the opportunity to learn about the art and even got the chance to do some lifts. definitely a thumbs up from girls and boys in the class.  

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Published Date: 25th February 2015
Category: sports blog, Year 6


 

Year 1 Musical Showcase

 

The Year 1 children have been working very hard this half term learning lots of new songs and dances which they showcased in our end of half term concert.  They have been working with the dance teacher to learn about how to use their bodies to move to different rhythms.  The music teacher has worked with the children […]

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Published Date: 24th February 2015
Category: Arts blog, KS1 blog, sports blog, Year 1


 

Royal Ballet

 

This half term we had a visit from the Royal Ballet. We had an hour long session exploring how our body movements are so important in this sport. Just as in any sport we play, we had to warm up with some gentle stretches and jogging. The children had a great morning and are keen to […]

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Published Date: 13th February 2015
Category: Arts blog, sports blog, Year 1


 

Reception’s Song and Dance Performance

 

The Reception children have been working very hard this half term learning lots of new songs and dances which they showcased in our end of half term concert.  They have been working with the dance teacher to learn about how their bodies move.  The music teacher has worked with the children to develop musical rhythm […]

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Published Date: 13th February 2015
Category: Arts blog, eyfs blog, Reception, sports blog


 

Year 5 Dance

 

This week Year 5 have been practising their dance moves to little mix’s DNA. The way they are moving is linked to how the Victorians used to move in the old cramped work houses. They found it hard to make some of the shapes and found it very hard living in those times.  

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Published Date: 6th February 2015
Category: sports blog


 

Year 1 – Toys

 

In PE this week, Year 1 have been looking at some games that link in with their current topic “Toys”. They started the lesson by playing a game of “Toy Story”, where each child had to move around pretending to be their favourite toy from the Disney film. When one of the sport coaches shouted […]

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Published Date: 6th February 2015
Category: sports blog


 

Reception PE – Fairytales

 

This week in PE, Reception have been doing some cross-curricular activities. In class, they have been looking at Fairytales and three in particular – Goldilocks and the Three Bears, Jack and The Beanstalk and Little Red Riding Hood. They warmed up playing a game of Jack and The Beanstalk with Mr Coleman and Miss Meah, chopping […]

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Published Date: 6th February 2015
Category: sports blog


 

Getting Ready for our Dance and Music Performance

 

Reception have been very busy this week practising for their dance and music performance on Thursday 12th February.  The children are very excited about showing you their dance moves and shaking their coconuts! All parents are welcome to come along to see the performance on Thursday 12th February in the afternoon.  Letters confirming the time to follow shortly.

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Published Date: 5th February 2015
Category: Arts blog, Reception, sports blog


 

‘We’re all going Footloose’

 

This term in Year 6 we have been working on musical theatre and have been learning a dance routine to the hit musical, ‘footloose’. It has been an eye opening experience for me as a year 6 teacher as I never thought  that the pupils in my class would enjoy dancing so much.  All members have […]

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Published Date: 30th January 2015
Category: Arts blog, sports blog, Year 6


 

Orienteering in PE

 

Year 3 have been doing some cross curricular learning in PE learning how to use directions and coordinates, such as North, East, South and West, forwards, backwards, how many steps, left and right to guide their partners and team through obstacles in PE. They proved to be great explorers using directions and even the challenge […]

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Published Date: 29th January 2015
Category: sports blog, Year 3


 

Welcome to our Sports Blog

 

Please keep an eye on this page for all the latest sports news here at Tiverton Academy.

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Published Date: 15th December 2014
Category: sports blog


 

WW2 Dance

 

What a great evening Year 6 had on Thursday, They were one of the youngest groups to perform at the Black Country’s Music Festival at the Wulfrun Hall. The children have been working really hard with Miss Meah creating a WW1 inspired dance, which was performed in front of a large audience. Well done to […]

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Published Date: 7th December 2014
Category: sports blog, Year 6