The children take part in skill based games to develop their hand eye co-ordination, bowling and batting skills as well as developing their knowledge of playing the game.
Gymnastics is a popular club at GFJS which is run by our wonderful coach Liz Rogan.
Our gymnasts work to develop strength, suppleness, balance and co-ordination. They learn and practise routines on the floor and with a variety of apparatus.
This term, Gym is being offered to Year 4.
At Christmas and again in July they take part in a presentation to parents and several of our gymnasts have also appeared in local competitions and displays.
We are excited to be offering a new club this term. Yoga is a form of exercise that focuses on strength, flexibility and breathing. Children will get to explore a range of postures and breathing techniques. This will be on offer for Year 3.
A new club this term which we have started after competing in some Boccia competitions which the children thoroughly enjoyed.
Boccia is a sport about accuracy. Players propel balls towards a target. Each side gets 6 balls and try to score points. Children will learn tips to improve their accuracy and compete in team matches.
Boccia is available for Year 4.
Tennis is available for Year 4.
Children will develop skills with racquet strokes and ball skills to lead up to them being able to take part in a tennis match through games and specific coaching.
Archery is a sport using a bow to shoot arrows towards a target. Through this new club, children will develop skills in accuracy and hand eye co-ordination.
Archery is being offered to Year 3.