Year 4 (Class 11) - Commando Joe's - Levison Wood

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Class 11 have been looking at the explorer Levison Wood, who trekked the length of the Nile. 

We have imagined their food has got stuck in the middle of quick sand and they have to retrieve it using the equipment they would have had. They worked well as a team and discussed what to do,…

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Year 3 (Class 9) - Commando Joe's - Building a Tall Structure

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Today in Commando Joe's our challenge was to build the tallest structure we could that would stay standing independently. 

We worked in teams and developed our communication skills as well as building our resilience when things did not go to plan!

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Year 3 (Class 9) - Commando Joe's - Memory & Observation Skills

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Today we tested our memories and observation skills. 

We had to remember as many items from our base camp as we could and then we had to try and identify what item had been removed. 

It was harder than it looked!

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Year 2 (Class 6) - Commando Joes - 3D Map of London

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In class 6 we worked together in Commando Joes to make a 3D map of London.

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Year 2 (Class 5) - Commando Joe's - Obstacle Course

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Year 2 enjoyed their commando joe’s session today.

The children had to work as a team to cross the obstacle course. It was really tricky and required a lot of communication.

Well done class 5. 

 

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Year 1 (Class 3) - Commando Joe's - Amazon Rainforest

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Class 3 really enjoyed their Commando Joes today. 

They had to make their way through the Amazon rainforest going over and around different obstacles. 

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Year 3 (Class 9) - Commando Joe's - Recycling

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Today we explored recycling to decide what we would use to design and make a raft strong enough to rescue our gorillas.

We worked in teams to share ideas and come up with a plan. We are looking forward to building it after half term!

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Year 3 (Class 9) - Commando Joe's - Rescue Mission

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Today we worked as a team to rescue Gorillas just like Kira Salak.

We started off at an easy level and we gradually moved further away so that earlier tactics had to be built on and developed to help us succeed. 

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Year 1 (Class 4) - Commando Joe's - A Snake Infested Swamp!

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Class 4 enjoyed completing their Commando Joe's challenge.

They worked in teams to retrieve the crocodile eggs from the snake infested swamp.

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Year 3 (Class 9) - Commando Joe's - Obstacles

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Today we developed our teamwork skills by overcoming obstacles in the Amazon. 

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Year 4 (Class 11) - Commando Joe's - Memory Skills

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Class 11 have been testing their memory skills this week in Commando Joes.

They had 15 seconds to check which equipment was under the cammo sheet and what position they were in.

They then had 5 minutes to recreate it in their groups.

Overall the children did very well. 

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Year 1 (Class 3) - Commando Joe's - River Crossing

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Class 3 really enjoyed their commando joes session today.

They had to find a way to cross a river without falling in.

They showed great teamwork to complete the task. 

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