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PE

Subject: PE
Contact: Mr S Taylor

Overview

All students follow the current National Curriculum for sport at Key Stage 3 and 4 with Key Stage 5 following an option timetable. Students are encouraged and supported to enhance their skills and experiences throughout.  Our aim is to create a passion for sport within a learning environment that promotes inquisitive minds, positive values, and strong physical skills that breeds a life-long enjoyment for sport.

KEy stage 3 

Overview

Students at Key Stage 3 have the opportunity to follow a diverse and well- structured curriculum that includes archery, rowing, boxercise and zumba as well as the main stream National Curriculum sports.  Students are assessed practically throughout the year and have written assessment stages at each half term.  These written tasks give the students the opportunity to self-reflect and develop their literacy skills in preparation for GCSE Physical Education and the wider school curriculum.

Curriculum Content

Year  

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

7

Girls

Netball

Health Related Fitness Gymnastics

Badminton

Table tennis

Volleyball/

Basketball
Football Athletics

Rounders

Tennis
  Boys Football Rugby Basketball Health Related Fitness Badminton Table tennis Volleyball Athletics Tennis Cricket
8 Girls Netball Health Related Fitness Gymnastics Badminton Table tennis

Volleyball/

Basketball
Hockey Athletics Rounders Tennis
  Boys Football Rugby Basketball Health Related Fitness Badminton Table tennis Volleyball Athletics Tennis Cricket
9 Girls Netball Health Related Fitness Gymnastics Badminton Table tennis

Volleyball/

Basketball
Hockey Athletics Rounders Tennis
  Boys Football Rugby Basketball Health Related Fitness Badminton Table tennis Volleyball Athletics Tennis Cricket

Age related milestone

KEy staGe 4 Core PE 

Overview

Currently awaiting content

Year  

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

10

Girls

Netball

Health Related Fitness Gymnastics

Badminton

Table tennis

Volleyball/

Basketball
Football Athletics

Rounders

Tennis
  Boys Football Rugby Basketball Health Related Fitness Badminton Table tennis Volleyball Athletics Tennis Cricket
11 Girls Netball Health Related Fitness Gymnastics Badminton Table tennis

Volleyball/

Basketball
Hockey Athletics    
  Boys Football Rugby Basketball Health Related Fitness Badminton Table tennis Volleyball Athletics    

KEy stage 4 GCSE PE 

Overview 

Students who choose to study GCSE Physical Education have the opportunity to expand their knowledge in a wide variety of sports specific areas, including Fitness and the Body Systems, Health and Performance and Sports Psychology.  Students currently study 4 hours over the fortnight with 1 hour dedicated to developing their Personal Exercise Plan as part of their written coursework.  The new specification demands that students are practically assessed in 3 sports of which at least 1 sport must be a team game which contributes 40% of the final mark.  Students will then complete a final written exam that is worth 60% of the final mark.

Exam board and course

Year 10 GCSE Physical Education (9-1) New Spec

Curriculum Content 

Year

Autumn Term

Spring Term

Summer Term

10

Physical Training

Applied Anatomy and Physiology

Movement Analysis

Topic

11

Health, fitness and well-being

Sport Psychology Socio-cultural influences Content Review

Enrichment opportunities

Useful websites to support learning

brian mac website
psychology of sport website
my btec website