PE and Sport

Intent

We aim to develop pupils who will be physically active and can flourish in a range of different physical activities.

The aims of our PE curriculum are to develop pupils who:

•Are willing to practise skills in a range of different activities and situations, alone, in small groups and in teams, and to apply these skills in chosen activities to achieve exceptionally high levels of performance;

•Have and maintain high levels physical fitness;

•Lead a healthy lifestyle which is achieved by eating sensibly, being aware of the dangers of drugs, smoking and alcohol and exercising regularly;

•Are able to remain physically active for sustained periods of time and have an understanding of the importance of this in promoting long-term health and well-being;

•Take the initiative and become excellent young leaders, organising and officiating, and evaluating what needs to be done to improve, and motivating and instilling excellent sporting attitudes in others;

•Employ imagination and creativity in their techniques, tactics and choreography;

•Are able to improve their own and others’ performance;

•Can work independently for extended periods of time without the need for guidance or support;

•Have a keen interest in PE - a willingness to participate eagerly in every lesson, highly positive attitudes and the ability to make informed choices about engaging fully in extracurricular sport;

•Can swim at least 25 metres before the end of Year 6 and know how to remain safe in and around water.

 

To view out Physical Education Intent, please click here.