Albion Primary School

Year 3 - Sayers Croft '24 - Day 2

Year 3 - Sayers Croft '24 - Day 2

DAY 2: Year 3 Conquers Caves and Challenges on Sayers Croft Adventure

As the sun rose, the rain came in on the second day of the Year 3 residential at Sayers Croft, the excitement among the pupils reached new heights. Day two brought a series of thrilling activities, pushing the boundaries of their skills and fostering teamwork.


Caving Adventure Unveils Hidden Wonders: The day commenced with an underground exploration adventure – caving! Year 3 pupils delved into the mysterious world beneath, showcasing their curiosity and fearlessness as they navigated through the caves. The echoes of excitement reverberated through the subterranean passages as they discovered the hidden wonders beneath Sayers Croft.

Resilience Takes Center Stage in Challenge Course: Following the caving escapade, the pupils put their resilience to the test once again in the challenging obstacle course. Negotiating various obstacles, they demonstrated determination and teamwork, setting the tone for a day filled with personal growth and accomplishment.

Balancing Acts Amaze: Year 3 proved that they are not only adventurers but also masters of balance. The day witnessed astonishing balancing skills from the pupils, showcasing their agility and coordination. Whether navigating tricky terrains or conquering challenging elements, the Year 3 cohort displayed an impressive array of physical prowess.

Teamwork Triumphs in the "Floor Is Lava" Challenge: The highlight of the challenge course was the "Floor Is Lava" activity, where pupils had to work collaboratively to retrieve a key for a gate without touching the ground. This imaginative and engaging task not only tested their problem-solving abilities but also reinforced the importance of teamwork and coordination.

Catapult Construction and Tower Toppling: After a hearty lunch, the Year 3 pupils delved into an immersive historical experience – building catapults. Precision and aim were key as they attempted to knock down towering structures, combining fun and learning in a unique way.

Shelter Building Unleashes Creativity: The day concluded with the eagerly anticipated shelter-building activity. As the pupils let their creativity run wild, constructing shelters that would withstand the elements, anticipation builds for the big reveal of their architectural masterpieces.

The resilience and creativity shown by the pupils today have been truly commendable. Each activity is not just a challenge but an opportunity for them to grow and bond as a team.


We are incredibly proud of the Year 3 pupils for their courage, resilience, and teamwork today. Each activity challenged them in unique ways, and they rose to the occasion admirably.

As day two came to a close, the sense of accomplishment and camaraderie among the pupils was palpable. The Year 3 Sayers Croft adventure continues to unfold, promising more challenges, discoveries, and memories in the days ahead. Parents/Carers and well-wishers can stay tuned for further updates on the school's social media channels as the pupils embark on the remaining leg of their exciting journey.

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