Anchor Section

Anchor section is for boys aged 5-8, they meet on Fridays from 18:30 until 20:00

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The Programme

Anchor Section boys work on a badge scheme which is based on five areas; body, mind, spirit, community and creativity. The emphasis is on fun and programme activities include games, crafts, stories and opportunities to learn and share in new experiences. Throughout their time in Anchor Section, children can gain badges and recognition for their participation in the programme.

The Uniform

Anchor Section boys are expected to wear their uniforms each week. This comprises of a blue polo shirt and red sweatshirt. Members are expected to wear school trousers and shoes as part of their footwear, and recommended to bring trainers to participate in the games sessions.
The boys will be expected to wear their badges each week, these are worn on bands on their right arm. To see where the badges should be worn, click here.

Awards

Throughout their time in this age group the boys can gain badges and recognition for their participation in the programme.
Each week the activity will fall into one of the five main categories. Once enough weeks in each category have been attended (usually an academic year, with good attendance) the badges have been achieved.

 

 

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Green Badge

The boys very first badge!
During year 1, this is acheived by having good attendance and covering 2 topics from each of the five categories, plus a further 2 topics in any category.

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Red Badge

During year 2, this badge is achieved by having good attendance and covering 3 topics from each of the five categories, plus a futher 3 topics in any category.

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Blue Badge

During year 3, this badge is achieved by having good attendance and covering 3 topics from each of the five categories, plus a further 3 topics in any category.