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PE at River


In Term 1 each year group will be developing and building upon previous skills, as well as acquiring new skills and techniques to apply in game situations. All pupils will also participate in gymnastic to develop flexibility and strength or dance to perform simple movement patterns towards a finished performance. 


FS - begin to explore and develop movement patterns, as well as beginning to develop balance and body awareness

Year 1 - to begin to explore all fundamental skills required to move with control, to begin to develop sending and receiving skills

Year 2 - to continue to develop all fundamental skills required in games with more accuracy and control 

Year 3 - to begin to apply throwing and catching skills within modified invasion games. To begin to consider tactics and strategies within games

Year 4 - to apply tactics and strategies in invasion games. To begin to understand ways to use space when attacking and defending

Year 5 - to explore sport specific skills within netball. To apply attacking and defending skills as well as understand how to create space in invasion games

Year 6 - to explore sport specific skills within handball. To identify transferable skills from previous learning within invasion games