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William Shrewsbury Primary School
William Shrewsbury
Primary School
Learning and Growing Together

Olympics Week

Olympics Week and School Games Day

We're celebrating the Olympics in Rio and combining this with our School Games Day,  27th June.  Each child will have a level 1 athletics competition between classes and in year groups.  Throughout the rest of the week, each class will have at least three one hour long sessions of different sports that take place at the Rio Olympics.  Each class will also be working on the Olympic Games in thier class based lessons.  They'll be finding out about different sports and the benefits to health of being involved in them.  Outside providers and many school staff are giving thier time free to allow the children to have great fun during the week.  We'll be doing:  Archery, athletics, rugby, boccia, new age curling, golf, table tennis, tennis, football, hockey, rowing, canoeing to name most of them!  All activities are being provided without charge to the school due the kind nature of our school club contacts.