#VirtualSTWSchoolGames

Six weeks of fun activities related to six different summer School Games sports all taking place during May and June. And then in the last week of June we will review all your photo and video entries and announce the winners of the very first Shropshire Homes Virtual School Games for Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin #VirtualSTWSchoolGames.

For more information or to enter, visit our #VirtualSTWSchoolGames page.

Your School Games Organisers' Weekly Workout 

To help keep your children motivated to stay active, your School Games Organisers have compiled a range of age appropriate free resources for you to try each day. 

Each week, the weekly workout will be updated with different activities for you to try. Just click on the links below to directly access the resources.

 #StayHomeStayActive  #StayInWorkOut

       

Updated:  25th May 2020


British Orienteering

This Trio Orienteering booklet gives lots of ideas to do at home.  Try funny faces using objects in your home or creating your own Obstacle relay!  SGO Chris Jew really likes you to be creative with this one!


BBC Supermovers

This site gives lots of ideas to practice other subjects such as Maths and English through practical activities.  Try Jonny and Inel teaching KS2 English homophones through dance – a particular favourite of SGO Mollie Croxon!


Flintobox

This site will give parents and children great ideas for fun play type games to do at home to keep fit, healthy and just have fun – SGO Frankie Williams loves these games!


LTA

LTA – Tennis at home – this site will give you some ideas for practicing tennis skills at home – SGO Sally Harris is particularly good at these!


Uno Fitness

Have a go at these fun fitness challenges on a Friday using Uno cards! (playing cards could be used if you haven’t got Uno). SGO’s Denise Lee and Kristien Wood have tried this!


Additional Wellbeing Resources   

Forestry England                                                                                                  

Forestry England’s brand new forest fix newsletter is full of activities and free downloads to keep the children busy and to help the whole family remain connected to nature whilst staying at home.  Sign up here.


Sustrans

Sustrans have created Sustrans Outside In, a weekly newsletter for parents outlining different activities, games and challenges children can enjoy at home.  Sign up here .


Youth Sport Trust 

The Youth Sport Trust have developed a range of 60 second challenges to encourage children to continue their Personal Challenges at home by trying to improve their performance.  Try a range of activities and download a challenge tracker to track your performance! Click here to access.


Maudesport Yoga

Maudesport has developed a free resource that will help you teach yoga to your children and even get involved yourself.

Originally developed as a lesson plan for primary school teachers, you can now click  here to download the resource which includes free, printable pose cards. 


South Yorkshire Futures

We recognise the pressure children, young people, families and educators are under during the coronavirus pandemic. Together with Trauma Informed Schools UK and Nifty Fox Creative, South Yorkshire Futures have developed some specialist resources anyone can access. View the resources here.


Royal Botanic Gardens Kew

You can still escape to Virtual Kew whilst you're at home.   Learn about plant and fungal science from home with our resources.