Physical Education

Key Stage 3

Key Stage 3 Core PE
Year 7 Girls
Football

  • Intro Passing – Side Foot
  • Intro Dribbling, Control & Turning
  • Passing and movement off the ball
  • Intro Shooting
  • Attack/outwitting an opponent
  • Defensive/tackling techniques

Gymnastics

  • Locomotion – Partner work
  • Transference of Weight – Partner work
  • Balance – Individual/Partner work
  • Balance – Partner & Group work
  • Balance – Development of group balances

Badminton

  • Introduction to grip and familiarisation activities
  • Serve
  • Overhead clear
  • Singles play
  • Doubles play

Rounders

  • Ball familiarisation/catching
  • Fielding
  • Bowling
  • Batting
  • Fielding tactics/strategies to outwit opponents

Athletics

  • Introduce running style (100/200/400m)
  • Introduce pace running – 800m
  • Jumping- long jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • Throwing – discus

Year 8 Girls
Gymnastics

  • Recap rotation & jumps
  • Recap balance – Individual/Partner work
  • Intro to basic vaulting
  • Vaulting – low level apparatus
  • Vaulting – apparatus

Basketball

  • Ball familiarisation
  • Passing, receiving and outwitting an opponent
  • Intro Dribbling & Pivoting
  • Intro Shooting – set shot
  • Shooting – lay up

Football

  • Develop Passing
  • Dribbling, Turns and Outwitting a defender
  • Develop Attack
  • Develop Shooting
  • Heading
  • Defensive strategies/tactics

Athletics

  • Sprint running technique (100/200/400m)
  • Middle distance running – 800m
  • Jumping – high jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • Relay

Rounders

  • Fielding skills
  • Bowling development
  • Batting development
  • Positional roles
  • Tactics/strategies to outwit opponents

Year 9 Girls
Health and Fitness

  • Introduce heart rate + basic step test
  • Basic circuit
  • To accurately replicate a sustained running technique for 12 minutes. Components of skill related fitness
  • Boxercise

Football

  • Passing
  • Control & Turning
  • Attack/Beating an opponent
  • Shooting
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Set Plays

Basketball

  • Attacking/Outwitting an opponent.
  • Develop shooting – lay up
  • Defence – Zone
  • Strategies for attack/3 man weave
  • Tactics

Athletics

  • Sprint running technique (100/200/400m)
  • Middle distance running – 800m
  • Jumping – triple jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • High jump

Rounders

  • Throwing/catching/fielding
  • Bowling development
  • Batting development
  • Fielding roles/outwit opponents
  • Evaluation of tactics/peer assessment

Key Stage 3 Core PE
Year 7 Boys
Table Tennis

  • Rules and serve
  • Forehand push
  • Backhand push
  • Officiating
  • Top Spin/Smash

Rugby

  • Ball familiarisation
  • Intro passing & receiving/ 2 vs 1
  • Passing/Use of width.
  • Tackling technique
  • Attacking/outwitting an opponent

Football

  • Intro Passing – Side Foot
  • Intro Dribbling, Control & Turning
  • Passing and movement off the ball
  • Intro Shooting
  • Attack/outwitting an opponent
  • Defensive/tackling techniques

Rounders

  • Ball familiarisation/catching
  • Fielding
  • Bowling
  • Batting
  • Fielding tactics/strategies to outwit opponents

Athletics

  • Introduce running style (100/200/400m)
  • Introduce pace running – 800m
  • Jumping- long jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • Throwing – discus

Year 8 Boys
Table Tennis

  • Rules and types of serve
  • Forehand shots and technique
  • Backhand shots and technique
  • Officiating
  • Top Spin/Smash

Rugby

  • Recap passing & refine handling skills
  • Developing passing/ 4 vs 2
  • Develop tackling technique
  • Kicking
  • Tactical play/outwitting opponents

Football

  • Develop Passing
  • Dribbling, Turns and Outwitting a defender
  • Develop Attack
  • Develop Shooting
  • Heading
  • Defensive strategies/tactics

Athletics

  • Sprint running technique (100/200/400m)
  • Middle distance running – 800m
  • Jumping – high jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • Relay

Rounders

  • Fielding skills
  • Bowling development
  • Batting development
  • Positional roles
  • Tactics/strategies to outwit opponents

Year 9 Boys
Table Tennis

  • Recap on rules and various serving techniques
  • Officiating signals
  • Officiating calls
  • Officiating variety of games
  • Singles and doubles play

Rugby

  • Passing & Use of space
  • Outwitting opponents- 5 vs 3
  • Tackling + rucking
  • Restarting play-line outs
  • Scrum development

Football

  • Passing
  • Control & Turning
  • Attack/Beating an opponent
  • Shooting
  • Defensive Tactics
  • Set Plays

Athletics

  • Sprint running technique (100/200/400m)
  • Middle distance running – 800m
  • Jumping – triple jump
  • Throwing – shot putt
  • Throwing – javelin
  • High jump

Rounders

  • Throwing/catching/fielding
  • Bowling development
  • Batting development
  • Fielding roles/outwit opponents
  • Evaluation of tactics/peer assessment

Key Stage 4

Key Stage 4 Core PE
What will I learn?
Key Stage 4 PE is compulsory for all students and is run using a rotation based system. Students will be in set groups; however, they will rotate around activities. Each student will complete two activities per double lesson and they will do each activity for approximately 6 weeks.
There are a wide range of activities on offer and the Key Stage 4 PE programme is designed to maintain participation rates and to allow students to develop lifelong participation in various sporting activities.
Here is a list of some of the activities that have been provided for students at Key Stage 4:

  • Trampolining
  • Basketball
  • Handball
  • Football
  • OAA
  • Cricket
  • Handball
  • Softball
  • Ultimate Frisbee
  • Rounders
  • Athletics
  • Rugby
  • Table tennis
  • Health Related Fitness

 How will I be assessed?
There is currently no assessment for Key Stage 4 PE.

If you are interested in physical education, you may be interested in the other key stage 4 course we offer,  click the link below for more information:

Key Stage 5

If you are interested in physical education, you may be interested in the other key stage 5 course we offer,  click the link below for more information: