This week’s thought comes from Jesse Owens, who showed a huge amount of grit and courage to win 4 gold medals in Berlin in 1936. The children all found out information about this significant individual during today’s assembly and have been challenged to demonstrate grit at school this week.
This week’s thought was shared in this morning’s assembly with the story of Ferdinand Magellan’s adventures around the globe.
“Growth only comes from adversity and from challenge – from stepping away from what’s comfortable and familiar and stepping out into the unknown.”
Ben Saunders (British polar explorer)