Year 5 are working with the Newcastle Eagles doing Hoops for Health. On Thursday the 7th of January 2016 and Thursday 14th of January 2016 the children in Year 5 are working with coaches for the whole afternoon.
HOOPS 4 HEALTH PROGRAMME OBJECTIVES:
Nutrition and water, Smoking Cessation, The importance of keeping fit and its link to a healthy heart, Introduction to basketball as a healthy sporting activity
The children have already done part of the program before Christmas when they took part in a roadshow. They are now taking part in the coaching in schools.
We look forward to posting photos of the children at the regional tournament.
Please take a look at the Hoops for Health website.
Hoops 4 Health
We had an amazing time at the Hoops 4 Health tournament.
We tried very hard and it was a wonderful experience.
Unfortunately we didn't get through to the second round.
3 of our boys were selected for free basketball sessions.