Abseil down a natural crag. It takes resilience to conquer your fear and step over the edge.
An exiting chance to abseil down a natural crag.
All sessions will begin with an overview of the safety rules, and the reasons these are needed, before getting into their harness and helmets.
Our qualified instructors will coach participants, helping them learn to control their descent as they abseil. As they gain confidence more advanced techniques and games will be introduced, keeping the session fun and challenging for all.
- listen and respond appropriately to adults and their peers
- develop flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance [for example, through athletics and gymnastics]
- take part in outdoor and adventurous activity challenges both individually and within a team
- about the benefits of sun exposure and risks of overexposure; how to keep safe from sun damage and sun/heat stroke and reduce the risk of skin cancer
- to identify personal strengths, skills, achievements and interests and how these contribute to a sense of self-worth
- how to predict, assess and manage risk in different situations
to recognise reasons for rules and laws; consequences of not adhering to rules and laws
- the importance of having compassion towards others; shared responsibilities we all have for caring for other people and living things; how to show care and concern for others
- develop their technique and improve their performance in other competitive sports [for example, athletics and gymnastics]
- take part in outdoor and adventurous activities which present intellectual and physical challenges and be encouraged to work in a team, building on trust and developing skills to solve problems, either individually or as a group
lead healthy, active lives
- H1. how we are all unique; that recognising and demonstrating personal strengths build self-confidence, self-esteem and good health and wellbeing
- H9. strategies to understand and build resilience, as well as how to respond to disappointments and setbacks
- H14. the benefits of physical activity and exercise for physical and mental health and wellbeing
- H16. to recognise and manage what influences their choices about physical activity
- H30. how to identify risk and manage personal safety in increasingly independent situations, including online
- R14. the qualities and behaviours they should expect and exhibit in a wide variety of positive relationships (including in school and wider society, family and friendships, including online)
- R15. to further develop and rehearse the skills of team working
- R16. to further develop the skills of active listening, clear communication, negotiation and compromise
- develop their technique and improve their performance in other competitive sports,[for example, athletics and gymnastics], or other physical activities [for example, dance]
- take part in further outdoor and adventurous activities in a range of environments which present intellectual and physical challenges and which encourage pupils to work in a team, building on trust and developing skills to solve problems, either individually or as a group
- evaluate their performances compared to previous ones and demonstrate improvement across a range of physical activities to achieve their personal best
- H7. a broad range of strategies — cognitive and practical — for promoting their own emotional wellbeing, for avoiding negative thinking and for ways of managing mental health concerns
- H22. ways to identify risk and manage personal safety in new social settings, workplaces, and environments, including online
- L2. to evaluate their own personal strengths and areas for development and use this to inform goal setting