Class 5 Blue Blog 17-18

Year 5 Greek Olympics

Today year 5 have had the opportunity to apply their knowledge of Ancient Greeks. Children created Greek pots and took part in a Greek themed Olympic competition and tasted some fresh Greek cuisine.

Below is a video and some photos from the day, please share a comment about your day and learning.

The scores from the olympics today:

Obstacle courseΒ 
5 Blue: Nadal and Sophia
5 White: Joint Farhaad and Murtaza and Asia
5 Red: Hafsa and Zabit

Fastest to complete the obstacle course in the year group: Nadal

ο»Ώ200m long distance run
5 Blue: Uthmaan and Sophia
5 White: Ryan and Malaikah
5 Red: Theo and Renee

Fastest to complete a 200m long distance run in the year group: Uthmaan

Long jump
5 Blue: Miral and Uthmaan
5 White: Asia and Farhaad
5 Red: Hafsa and Theo

Furthest long jump in the year group: Uthmaan

Howler
5 Blue: Rayhaan and Andrea
5 White: Zafraan and Zaynab B
5 Red: Abdi and Renee

Javelin
5 Blue: Sophia and Ismail
5 Red: Haleema, Luci and Abdi
5 White: Sahkib and Habiba

Tug of war: A tie between 5 Red and 5 Blue

Space hopper competition: Great effort by all classes but the winners were Ridwan and Miral

Well done to everyone for participating and helping out throughout the day! Hope you all enjoyed yourself.Β 

Thank you to Lacey’s mum and younger brother, who came to cheer her on!

33 thoughts on “Year 5 Greek Olympics

  1. I really enjoyed Ancient Greek Olympics day because we had to work as a team and I really liked.My faiverit part is when we had the long jumps and tug war I really loved this day. Well done every one you have made every happy well done πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚β€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈβ€οΈ

  2. Fantastic I loved it I really did πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€πŸ˜€

  3. I really enjoyed the Greek olympics.i really think it was very different and was very fun and interesting.My favourite activity was tug of war and long jump.
    I would like to say a huge thank you to all the year 5 teaches for making a fun and memorable day!

  4. My most favourite part of the day was the tug of war and the 400 meter race. I would like to thank all the Year 5 staff and also Mrs Frakinsh for providing us with such an amazing day!

  5. I absolutely enjoyed the Greek Olympics, it was such a nice experience to do the type of olympics Ancient Greeks would do. I would like to say a large thank you to all the year 5 teachers who generously bought Greek- styled- healthy food, I really appreciate it. The Greek food tasted quite good.
    Once again, thank you year 5 teachers!

  6. I really enjoyed myself and had lots of fun.Well done everyone for trying hard.My favourite activity was tug of war and the 200m sprint as it was fun and entertaining.

  7. It was so fun and I really enjoyed it but my favourite part was the howler and the tug of war.well done everyone for taking part and trying your best.I enjoyed many of the sports.

  8. I really enjoyed this because we got to join in with different activities and we had got to play against other people from other classs . Well done to all of the children that contributed and well done staff for planing this day πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ‘πŸ˜

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