We are here in the opening ceremony, we are super impressed. The children seem to be having lots of fun. The queen has made a royal visit especially for the event. We have had lots of dancing to get us up out of our seats.
Custard pie throwing, funny face pulling and MONSTER CHASING! It's all happening. Well done to the drama, dance, music and p.e. team for working together to make this such a brilliant opening ceremony.
So the games have been taking place all morning and everyone is enjoying themselves! There's lots of team work and collaborative learning going on! From boogying in the Bollywood bonanza to 'Swimming and sliding' down in the small hall... Which activities have you enjoyed the most? we've got lots more in store for today... Watch this space...
Maths team have some seriously cool challenges going on! Children have to map their own marathon route to Glasgow. How quick will they get there? Another group have got a hotel challenge to provide beds for the Commonwealth Games. Lots of problem solving and mathematical thinking going on.
All the children have arrived at the Sackville Street Building. They all seemed super impressed with our opening video. They are in their teams and activities are underway.
ICT team have a bee-bot challenge going on to see if they can get the bee-bot all the way to Glasgow on the big world map. There are also some children using the green screen to report live from the Commonwealth Games.
WOW! We are seriously impressed by everyone's effort towards tomorrow's opening ceremony. You will not be disappointed, tomorrow is set to be an action packed day, we have lots of surprises in store! Get your dancing shoes on!
Live from the Great Hall and dress rehearsal is about to start! Teams are in their places and ready to go. We can't wait to see what's in store for the opening ceremony. We hope you are excited too!
It's all go in Ellen Wilkinson and Sackville Street Building! The dress rehearsal for the Opening Ceremony is due to start soon. We will be blogging and tweeting as it happens, though won't be giving too much away. We don't want to spoilt the surprises!
The teams are now all getting down to fine tuning their teacher resource packs and preparing their presentations for tomorrow afternoon. Tensions are starting to rise as the minutes keep ticking away!
Come on guys! We can do this!
Fly on over to Singapore to hear a bit about the work that they have been doing ready for tomorrow's opening ceremony. We're getting really excited now!