Year 6 Residential - Scouts Activity Centre Youlbury (Day 4)

Day 4 - Thursday 9th February

“A scrumptious breakfast of delicious sausages, sautéed potatoes, toast and bakes beans with a selection of cereals” said Mubarak and Jamie.

Sensory Trail was a barrel of laughs for the teachers but for the children it was a different story! Alice and Abdullah took the lead guiding everyone in blindfolds along an obstacle course. "It was extremely muddy and I banged my nose on the tree at the start before I nearly fell over laughing when my friend's shoe got stuck in the mud!" said Eliza. 

The first person to climb the pole and conquer the bone chilling Leap of Faith was of course Kai. He stepped up and showed everyone how it is done, closely followed by Jayden, Mirac and Kaliea who overcame the great height to leap on to the metal trapeze. Yasmin and Ma-Leiha both persevered, climbed the pole and even managed to stand up on the Leap of Faith, their team were really proud of them.

Jacob’s Ladder was another new challenge for today. Mubarak used his experience and leadership skills to instruct his whole team by first climbing to the top of the ladder and then tying the rope, which other used to pull themselves up.

Aerial Trek is perhaps the most daunting, scary and challenging event of all. Although, the ever reliable Stevens and Chinedum expertly demonstrated how to speedily get around the course before Emily, Yandra and Jennifer followed in their footsteps. The next group along were equally tested by the Aerial Trek. This time it was Hasan who darted around a whacking three times. Not to be outdone by Hasan, Victoria and Ella bravely faced their fears by balancing, climbing and leaping around the course.

The zipwire was exhilarating as well as frightening. The first time Abdullah went up, things weren’t quite right if you know what we mean J. But then he came back with a bang and whistled through the air like a bird. Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it’s just Abdullah! “At first it was scary because I thought it was unsafe and I might fall, but when I actually zip wired down it was fantastic!” said Fahriya.

That’s all for now – we are LATE for dinner! Let’s hope it is another great one. Then we have Campfire Circle before hot chocolate and bed.

68 comments

Rayane - I've been here before. It's great fun.AMAZING

Yasmin - That was the best time I had in year 6 . Thanks Mr Power and Mr Keen .

Shannia - Amazing jack you were very brave welcome to see you again

Eva and Emma 5ir - We hope you lot had fun๐Ÿ˜ฎ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Megi - You guys look like you had fun! Hope you had a fun, exciting, great, and jammed pack experience and week.I can't wait till I go next year!!! I would just like to ask year 6s, WAS IT.....AWESOME? Would you like go again?? Well done yr6 you guys are so brave to face all the challenges the week throws at you!!๐Ÿ˜Š

stevens - So much fun

Elijah - Looks very fun ๐Ÿค‘ I hope you guys remember this when you are older and think about how much fun it was ๐Ÿคก๐Ÿค‘๐Ÿ˜›๐Ÿ˜Ž

kyle - I had such fun I want to go back. It was really good getting support from my friends and teachers to try doing things I've never done before. I will never forget my residential with Sebright :)

Emily - It was soooooooo amazing. I loved all the activities there. My favourite activities were abseiling, zip wire, the camp fire and the aerial trek. ;-) โ™ก โ˜†

Isabela - Hope you had fun ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Mubarak- - Amazing time missed you all!

ma-leiha - I had so much fun, it was amazing.

Megi - Hey yr6 hope you guys had a great week. You guys are great fun and Sebright is not the same without you!!๐Ÿ˜„

Isabela - Eliza have lots of fun on your last day we hope you have a great day.
Kalia your mum has been upset she will be so pleased P.S Byrek is waiting for you ๐Ÿ˜ƒ

Amanda - Yay Friday is here and soo looking forward to seeing you and giving you the biggest hug kyle see you soon xxx

Chloes mum and dad - Hope use had a good time! It looked amazing cant wait to see you chloe we missed you loads see you soon xxx

Michelle - Wow you guys have had the most amazing adventure
Jayden I love you lots and have made you your favourite dinner xx love u lots see u at 3 o'clock โค

Edonisa - Eliza, we're missing you loads hope your having a great time see you soon xxx

Muibat - Well done everyone. Looks like you've had another fulfilled day. Enjoy your last day of freedom ๐Ÿ˜‰
Kudos to your teachers for keeping us updated on your activities.

Adriana - Hey Eliza๐Ÿ˜˜! We miss you! The house feels empty without you. I can see your having fun and trying out things you have never done. Well done for being brave ๐Ÿ‘โฃ. Well the fun week is nearly over. I'll see you tomorrow๐Ÿ™ Love you๐Ÿ˜˜โฃ

yasmin and family - looks like your having fun Yasmin. Well done. see you tomorrow.

Michelle - Hey Tristan hope you're still having fun and it's not too cold. Enjoy the last morning and see you when you're back. Loads of love and hugs xxxxx

Salma - Missing you guys loads and loads can't wait to see you๐Ÿ˜Š๐Ÿ˜‰

Eliza's mum - We miss you loads๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜. Have as much fun as you can till you come back. Hope your nose gets better ๐Ÿ‘ƒ. We Love you โค๏ธ๐Ÿ˜˜

mariam, jalica, moses - we miss you Abdullah !! hope you have a nice time and enjoy yourself. See you soon

Kaissa and Katia - Missing you so much Louisa. Saw you in the video
You looked very brave.* Enjoy your last day lots of love. Xx
*Ps (katia) No you didn't I don't know how you can even scream that much. Love you scaredy cat. ๐Ÿ˜š

Merve - Missing you a lot Mirac, hope to see you back, 1 day left, I hope u had love time, u guys look great ๐Ÿ˜˜๐Ÿ˜˜

luanda, Simon, Yandra & Akinyele - Hi yandra, congratulations, you're almost ready for Koh-Lanta! Enjoy, see you soon many kisses

Marsela - Great picture hope your are enjoying. Kaliea we miss you a lot Love you my sweet heart. xxxxxxx

Chenelle - Hi Ma-Leiha looks like your have so much fun loving the pics & videos ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿพ Keep having lots of fun see you on Friday xxxxxx p.s your brother Ma-Kai is missing you too xxx

zaynah - I am missing you guys so much. I cant wait to see you, enjoy.

Isata - We are missing you here at sebright!!!!!!!!!
Cant wait to see you guys again!!!!!
Have a great time!!!!!!!

Alice's mum and dad - Look amazing Alice, we are missing you so much. Hurry up Friday. Can't wait to hear about your adventures. Xxxx

Fahriya mum - We love u fahriya ...... have fun....... missing u so much

Tristan - Hi darling hope you enjoyed the chocolate bananas they sound delicious. Keep on having fun and don't forget to wear your coat! Love you xxxxxx

Abdul - Hamidah enjoy your time away from home

Serkan - Hasan have a great time we miss you so much make the most of it xxxx

amanda - wow im loving the pics and updates thank you to the teachers for keeping us updated with how you are all doing and looking after you. missing you loads kyle hope you are having a great time with your friends and teahcers. we are so proud of you for being brave on the 3g swing. keep enjoying yourself cant wait to see you Friday and hear all about your fun times x love you loads x mum, dad, Shannon and Riley x nan is also loving hearing all about your adventures x

Michelle - Hi Tristan - well done for trying the swing I'm so proud of you. Looks like you're having a brilliant time - miss you and love you loads xxxxxxxx

shadecia - hey have you done swimming yet?

Daniel - Wow! Chinedum, big bros you are having a good time, enjoy yourself, looking forward to more pictures. We all miss you.

Michelle - Jayden millers mum
Looks like your all having an amazing time see you on Friday jayden x

Aynur - Excitedely waiting for day 3 pictures! Ella we are missing you so much xxxx

yasmins mum - Yasmin hope you are enjoying yourself, looks like fun. please make sure you drink plenty of juice and fruit as it will help you with your stomach. rembember to rub your stomach clockwise as it will help you go. Hope you get better. love you. xxxx

Miss Hand - What great pictures! Huge thank you to all the staff who made this happen.

Luanda, Simon, Yanza & Akinyele - Yandra, we hope you are enjoying the distance and brake from the tablet and phone. Have a nice time. We love you.

Tara - Looks fantastic! Hope you are all having fun. Miss you chloe

Mr Hamlin - That looks like and amazing way to spend the week! What fun!

salma - Mrs Campbell says she so wants to be there, pics are fab!

Isata - Mrs Campbell says what is it like with a TV in your room and when are your parties?

salma - Mrs Campbell says she is jealous and she wishes she was there.

zaynah - Jen, me and Isata are missing you a lot, we are doing work its boring. I wish I went with you guys, anyway have fun.

Jackie - You all look like you are having fun great experience and good teamwork I can see Jamie- Aaron missing you very much and everyone is missing you at home enjoy yourself see you Friday xxxxx

Shannon - Hey little dude! Looks like your having so much fun, looking very brave can't wait too hear about it all when you get home! We are all missing you loads, even me lol. Love you lots kyle! Riley misses his cheeky uncle xxx

Muibat - Missing you Hamidah. Love from everyone here. Have fun

Mr Green - Wow! Looks amazing! Have fun everyone :)

Isata - Have a great time!!!!๐Ÿ˜†

Isata - Have Fun!!!!!

yasmin - Nice pictures. looks like you guys are having fun. enjoy tomorrow. Looking forward to more pictures. xxx

chloe - Looks like use are having so much fun! Enjoy. See you Friday!

shannia - how exiting have fun

Aminah - that looks sooooooooooo fun

Sarah - Alice missing you loads. Hope your having a wonderful time. Xxxxx

amanda - Great pics hope you are enjoying yourself kyle looking forward to seeing more pics and hearing about the exciting activities you are taking part in x love from everyone at home x

Aynur - Hey guys it sounds like everyone is having fun, Keep it up. Ella you are missed!! Xxx

lalitta, nasir, Iylah - Seems like you're enjoying yourself yasmin. Have fun!

Jackie - Jamie hope you are enjoying yourself

shannia - Have a nice time, see you when you get back.

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