Year 3 had a creative time designing, making and then testing out their volcanoes.
Year 6 made minestrone soup using their knife skills and using a bridge hold to cut red onions, red peppers and courgettes into small cubes and then adding them to the vegetable bouillon stock, tinned tomatoes, pasta stars, garlic granules and basil. Everyone tucked in and most of the pupils liked it, having second and third helpings!
Year 2 threaded their own Mediterranean vegetables onto wooden skewers and added garlic salt, herbs and vegetable oil before cooking them on a griddle pan.
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Children have been busy taking part in lots of sporting events the last Term.
Strictly Pennine and Strictly Mirfield
Another year, another amazing dance performance! Our team of Year 5 and 6 dancers worked exceptionally hard to rehearse their dance to Aladdin’s ‘Friend Like Me’. They practised on Tuesday mornings before school for nearly a whole term before the performance, showing real dedication. Mrs Goldthorpe and Miss Wright are extremely proud of the team’s performances and the effort they put in to rehearsing. Thank you!
West Yorkshire Cross Country Finals
We were extremely proud to have two teams make it through to the West Yorkshire Cross Country finals this year; a team of Year 3 boys and a team of Year 5 girls.
On the race day, they were very excited and a little nervous, but they all ran well and enjoyed their races. Poppy ran exceptionally well, finishing in 11th place which won her a place in the national finals. Unfortunately, these were cancelled due to the school closures during lockdown.
The Year 5 and 6 netball team took part in a netball tournament at MFG. Although they passed and moved really well, they found it challenging to score goals so unfortunately didn’t make it past the first round.
On a more positive note though, they were very excited and proud to be the first team to wear our new Crowlees sports t-shirts and hoodies which were kindly sponsored by a parent. Thank you – we think they look amazing!
Girls Active: Stepping up for change
Some of our Year 5 girls took part in a girls’ leadership day, designed to build confidence and empower girls to take positive action to improve the PE, sport and physical activity experience back in school. This event was run by the Youth Sport Trust.
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Pennine Sports Partnership Sports Hall Athletics Final 2020
After winning the Mirfield schools round of the Sports Hall Athletics competition, the Crowlees athletics team attended the Pennine Sports final at the Leeds Road Sports Barn. The team worked hard and supported each other to finish in 10th place out of 14 schools. The competition was tough but we enjoyed the experience. It was great to see so many of our school values on display throughout the morning. Well done, Year 5 and 6!
On Wednesday 9th January 2020 our Girls football team took part in the at the FA West Riding headquarters in Rothwell. The girls played exceptionally well, coming back from a goal down to win 3-1. The goals were scored by Matilda (two) and Jasmine. As a result of this victory, our girls have earned a place in the North of England area finals. Well done to all!
Fantastic efforts from our Year 5 and 6 Sports Hall Athletics team on Thursday night. Each member tried their best and contributed towards our success – 1st place! This means we progress to the next round – the Pennine Sports Final in January.
It was lovely to see all the children encouraging each other, and showing excellent manners to the adults involved.
Well done, Crowlees Athletics Team!