4 Blue’s MUSIC WEEK! Bobby McFerrin What a great end to the half term! Year 4 Blue have been working really hard at home towards completing their very own musical performance of ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’ by Bobby McFerrin. First of all, we crafted a musical instrument at home using junk and other materials. We […]
Beat the Teacher
Hi everybody, and welcome to another edition of beat the teacher. Today’s activity is called the “compass” challenge. You need 4 markers (you can use anything, books, cans, socks etc) and put them out with one large step in each direction, north, east, south and west. Then stand in the middle. You need to go […]
Hi everybody, and welcome to today’s beat the teacher blog. Today’s challenge is the “yoyo” challenge. You have to drop and catch an object from shoulder height as many times as possible in 30 seconds. If you are in KS1, use 1 object, if you are in KS2 you must use 2 objects. My score […]
Happy Friday everyone! On today’s beat the teacher, I am thrilled to introduce yet another task master. The person who will lead you through today’s challenge is Year 4’s very own Mr Carter! He has set you the challenge of the up – down plank. You need to get into plank position (flat back, knees […]
Hello Broad Heath, and welcome to another edition of Beat The Teacher! We are bringing out the best of the best in terms of Broad Heath staff, and today’s task master is no different. Mr Gordon has set the challenge of completing as may “lunges” in 30 seconds as possible. He has set the bar […]
Today, you have a new teacher to challenge; Mrs Janjua! The task is to throw two tennis balls against the wall, one after another for as many times as possible. When I watched her video, I as absolutely astonished by the speed of Mrs Janjua’s throwing! The target is a high one, 62 for the […]
Good morning, everyone!! Today, Mr Rawlings has challenged me to see how many leg raises I can do in 30 seconds. I’m not going to lie, I found this one VERY hard! However, I have given it a go and I tried my best. I managed 14 leg raises in 30 seconds. Can you ‘beat […]
Hello all, I hope you had a great Easter break and didn’t eat too much chocolate! Today’s beat the teacher comes from Miss Shilton, who is performing some toe-taps! As you may have guessed, she smashed the challenge and scored a whopping 80! It is a very high score indeed. The question is, can you […]
Hi everyone, and welcome again to the beat the teacher challenge. Today;s activity is the head, shoulders knees and toes challenge. Make sure when you do head, you are standing up straight, and when you do shoulders, knees and toes you touch each body part with your hand. Today would normally be the last day […]
Hi everybody, and welcome to today’s “Beat the Teacher”. There were some excellent scores yesterday and I am really pleased with those students who have really tested themselves and achieved their best. Today’s challenge is the figure of 8 challenge. You will need an object, preferably a small ball but you can use any reasonably […]
Hi everybody, it’s time once again to beat the teacher! Well done to all those students who have done the hill climbs and the rowing this week, and well done to all those students who have done every challenge so far. As it is workout Wednesday, today’s challenge is a tough one, the press up […]
Hi everybody, and happy heath week! I hope you are all well, and are looking forward to the next episode in “Beat The Teacher”. Today’s challenge is to do as many “hill climbs” as possible. See if you can do as many as possible in 30 seconds. My best was 38. Can you beat the […]
Morning everyone! Happy Friday! I’ve got the Friday feeling today – have you? So – today’s challenge has been set by Mrs Hurt (and her daughter Georgina). The challenge: How many kangeroo jumps can you do in 30 seconds? Today’s bar has been set high… Mrs Hurt scored a fantastic 60 and Georgina scored a […]
So then – Thursday – today’s challenge is set by Mr Patel. How many squats can you do in 30 seconds? Mr Patel managed 30 in 30 seconds. Follow his warm up and squat tips, make sure you count accurately. Let us know how you get on! Enjoy!
Today, you’re trying to beat Mrs Raja-Khan. The challenge: How many step ups can you do in 30 seconds? Mrs Raja-Khan managed 20 in 30 seconds. Record your scores below. As always, we look forward to hearing from you.
Today’s challenge is set by Mrs Donnelly. How many times can you throw the ball up in the air with one hand and catch it with the other? Mrs Donnelly scored 20. She counted number 13 twice as she felt it wasn’t caught properly the first time. Can you beat Mrs Donnelly? Post your scores […]
Monday’s challenge: with a partner, could either be an adult or sibling, see how many times you can throw and catch the ball between you. Can you beat Mrs Frankish’s and Graham’s score of 40? Record your score in the comments but try to count accurately. We look forward to hearing from you!
Today I am challenging you to see how many star jumps you can do in 30 seconds. I scored 34. Tell your friends and get them involved. Post your scores below. Next week – the leadership team will be getting involved!