The Big Splash

Time:
8:45am - 1:00pm
Date:
Tuesday 17 March
Location:
Kingsmead Leisure Centre

 

 Event Objectives

To offer a morning of fun activities to raise student’s expectations of their own capability, give them a new confidence, introduce them to new physical activities and develop their sense of overall well-being.

The event will be evaluated both by students and staff attending.

The Big Splash: information and guidelines

  • Each school to select 6 girls and 6 boys from Key Stage 3 to bring to this event. Total of 84 students.
  • CCCU to invite 8 sports student ambassadors to act as team captains – 2 per team.
  • Students will be mixed up and split into 4 teams (2 teams of 21 girls each and 2 teams of 21 boys each with three students from each school in each group), supported by 2 CCCU Ambassadors.
  • Schools to arrive at Kingsmead Leisure Centre for 8.45am. Parking is allocated on site for minibuses.
  • Schools should please brief their students before they arrive at Kingsmead Leisure Centre about the format of the day. They will also have an introduction to the day format and aims upon arrival.
  • Please provide the Coordinator with an accurate register upon arrival as there will be a register taken at the start of each activity. Please inform the Coordinator if any of your students cannot be photographed. Please note no photography will be taken from the poolside.
  • Students will need to arrive in PE kit and bring their swimming costume. Some may wish to bring an additional T-shirt to wear in the pool. All students need to be able to swim.
  • Schools to arrange for pupils to bring a packed lunch. EKST will provide healthy snacks for a break.
  • Pool Inflatable and Team Building activities may split into smaller groups for ‘competition’, but there will be no element of competition for Life Saving and First Aid.
  • CCCU Captains will watch their teams and nominate the four following awards for each team:

 

   Team 1 (Boys)

 

Team 2 (Boys) Team 3 (Girls) Team 4 (Girls)
8.45am

 

CCCU Ambassadors to split students in to girl and boy teams.
8.55am

 

Introduction about format/aims of event at which the awards will be outlined.
9.00am

 

Change for swimming (Teams 1 and 2). Teams 3 and 4 head to activities.
9.05am

 

Inflatable Life Saving Team Building First Aid
9.45am

 

Life Saving Inflatable First Aid Team building
10.25am

 

Change – All.  Snack – All
10.40am

 

Team Building First Aid Inflatable Life Saving
11.20am

 

First Aid Team Building Life Saving Inflatable
12.00pm

 

Change – All.  Lunch – All
12.30pm

 

Sports Hall for Awards – All
1.00pm

 

Event Closes