Brightsmiles accompanied with warm sunshine, in November 9th, 2018, leadedby principal Xiaohua Yang, all faculty and staff in Hefei Gaoxin IVYExperimental Academy’s bilingual department welcomed the first winterparent-child sports meet, with the theme “Sunshine fitness, fusionco-education”. This sports meet contained varieties of balls performances and parent-childinteractive games.
At the opening ceremony, withthe loud athletes’ march, each team and athlete is full of spirit, confidenceand joy. Leaded by the national flag guard, students entered the playground withvigorous pace. Principal Xiaohua Yang made an impassioned speech to allteachers and parents who participated this sports meet. Next, the studentsperformed a lively and lovely “La La Cao”and “Queue Formation Display”which isrequired by the sport standard，parents gave their enthusiastic applause to these performances. Then, thesports meet officially started, there were parent-child ball games like “twopeople run with one ball”，“tabletennis run”, fun games like “two people three feet”, “wheels rolling” and soon. These games let parents recall their childhood, and the playground was reverberatedwith laughter. Lastly, this parent-child sports meet ended up in a joyful, enthusiasticand cooperated tug-of-war.
This sports meet... Students learn how tocooperate in the competition, find happiness in the games, and feel the kinshipof parents’ care. What moved parents the most is during the whole sports meet,the children showed their self-confidence and energetic. The children eagerlytook photos and signed signatures with their relatives... Through this sportsmeet, we all realize the importance of co-education between families andschool.