Mini-Football Club (Reception)

A great introduction to the nation's No1 team sport

Shine is running a football club for children in Reception at Elmlea Infants during term time. The sessions are based outdoors and provide an ideal opportunity for boys and girls with an interest in football to attend well structured, healthy and enjoyable sessions with an experienced team of coaches. Please ensure you have football boots and shin pads together with trainers in case the weather forces us onto the playground.

Venue:
Elmlea Infants SchoolElmlea Infants School
Dates:
Fri 29 Apr 2022 - Fri 27 May 2022
Times:
15.15 - 16.30
Age range:
Reception
Essential kit:
  • Footwear and clothing that are appropriate for the chosen activity.
  • Water bottle (Available in the Shine Shop)
  • Shin pads (essential) (Available in the Shine Shop)
  • Football trainers and long socks (recommended).

Activity Details

Shine welcome children of all abilities to this enjoyable and inclusive activity. Players will get the chance to improve their football in all the essential skills including:

  • Shooting and the basics of attacking play
  • Tackling and the basics of defensive play
  • Communication and team work
  • Free kicks, penalties and other set plays
  • Vision and understanding the game

In addition to improving the participants knowledge of the game and helping them to work as part of a team, sessions will also incorporate fundamental skills such as; 

  • Balance
  • Speed
  • Communication
  • Co-ordination

Subject to the guidelines allowing, each session will end with small sided matches in which the teams will be divided into appropriate age groups and put the new skills they have learned into practice.

Further Information
  • Please sign your child out from the Quad at the end of your session.
  • Please note our cancellation and amendment policy requires 6 days notice to receive a credit or refund. 
  • Shine’s staff are DBS checked, first aid trained and fully insured.
  • Booking is essential.  If you aren't booked on the activity by 12.00 on that day, your child will not be on our register and therefore be taken back to the school office. Late bookings after 12.00 can be made by calling 01174 033 033

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