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Monday morning 9th March 2020, Sports Adventure 1 – karate

Brilliant morning today enjoying our first of four karate sessions. Everyone tried really hard participating in a good warm up, practising punches and kicks. Really felt like we had worked hard!

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Friday March 6th Performing Arts – drama

Today we did some dramatic exercises, including improvisation in the morning and reenacting a famous movie scene in the afternoon. By the end of the day we were old pros at acting, both from a script and from our own imaginations!

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Thursday 5th March 2020, Personal Progress 2 – Sensory film shopping and sensory films.

Today we went shopping for our sensory film. We got to try pork dumplings for one of the short films, picked out some sensory items to use to make some props for the film. In the afternoon we had a look at the films and got some ideas if what […]

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Thursday 5th March 2020, Personal Progress 3 – Flapjack and Bowling.

This morning we decided we needed comfort food as the weather was so bad, so we made flapjack and chose what fruit we wanted by tasting all the options. Then we went to Braintree for lunch followed by a game of bowling. After bowling we came back to Milestone for […]

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Thursday 5th March 2020, Personal Progress 1- Walton Walk and Movie afternoon.

This morning we went to Walton, geared up in full waterproofs and braved the weather! We had a great walk across the Naze but got rather soggy! We then warmed up with a hot chocolate at lunch and headed back to CoCo for a movie afternoon!

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Wednesday 4th March 2020, SCR, Trip to Sudbury.

Today we went to Sudbury to have a wander around some charity shops, working together to find them and decide which ones to have a browse in. This afternoon we went for a lovely walk in Belle Vue Park and had fun on the outdoor gym and some swings. We […]

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Wednesday 4th March 2020, Developing Independence 2 – upside down house & puttshack.

We ventured to Lakeside today to check out the upside down house. We were a little unsure at first but after a while we found it hilarious. We went upstairs by going downstairs ! After lunch we had a game of golf in Puttshack. It’s all very technical in there […]

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Tuesday 3rd March 2020, Community Inclusion & Volunteering – Palace Museum Newmarket.

We got a special tour of the museum today and also got up close and personal to Basil and Percy, two recently retired race horses. We all had a go on the jockey simulator, with speed 1 being a slow walk, up to 5 a fast gallop of 40mph. We […]

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Tuesday 3rd March 2020, Sports Adventure 4 – swimming and outdoor gym.

Today we got ourselves down to leisure world for a swim in the leisure pool. We swam, socialised and enjoyed the warm spa pool. After lunch we pumped some iron in the outdoor gym at Castle Park, before finishing the day with a Pooh Sticks competition.

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Monday 2nd March 2020, Sports Adventure 1- Basketball and Clip ‘n’ Climb.

Today we went to Chelmsford central park for a game of Basketball, two team captains chose the teams and we began. A 45 minute game was had. After lunch we had an hour of clip and climb, some of the group made it to the top as you can see […]

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