We started Sports Day with a Commonwealth themed opening ceremony. Each house represented a Commonwealth Country and each year group researched different facts about that country.
Blue - India
Green - Australia
Red - South Africa
Yellow - Jamaica
Squirrel - flags for each country
Fox - facts about the country - location, traditional dress, population, climate, an interesting fact.
Badger - research famous sports people from the country and their achievements .
Oak - commonwealth fact (when they joined, how the Commonwealth helps them, how many Commonwealth Games they have taken part in, whether they have hosted the games and when)