The Northwood Preschool recognises the needs for children to have regular physical activity alongside the other curricular activities that are planned for our children. The establishments of good habits, such as taking part in sport in young children leads to healthy lifestyle choices in later life.
Sports sessions led by a qualified Sports Coach are part of the regular activities we provide for our children over the age of two.
Well planned sports activities introduce the children to and cement a number of key skills. They provide an opportunity for learning to and following initially simple instructions building to a series of two or three consecutive instructions. They provide an opportunity to work as an individual and to take part in small and large group activities. The building of self- esteem, self- confidence and confidence in one