Springwest academy 11

PE

“Physical fitness is not only one of the most important keys to a healthy body, it is the basis of dynamic and creative intellect” - John F. Kennedy 

 

Physical Education IS...

Physical Education is a platform which equips students to become lifelong participants in physical activity whether that is personal fitness or team sports in order to promote positive physical and mental health and wellbeing. Students develop their knowledge and skills across a broad range of physical activities. They will acquire the powerful knowledge of how to lead a healthy and active lifestyle whilst also advancing techniques and expertise in coaching, leadership and teamwork through participating in physical activities, both within school and through local competitions.

 

SEQUENCE OF LEARNING

Key Stage 

Year 

Autumn 1

Autumn 2

Spring 1

Spring 2

Summer 1

Summer 2




 

3

7

Hockey 

Volleyball 

Basketball 

Rugby 

Gymnastics

*Floor work 

Badminton

Football

Athletics 

Strike & Field 

Tennis

8

Basketball

Rugby

Hockey 

Volleyball

Gymnastics 

*Flight

Badminton

Football

Athletics 

Strike & Field 

Tennis

9

Hockey 

Volleyball 

Handball

Rugby 

Gymnastics 

*Trampoline

Badminton

Football

Athletics 

Strike & Field 

Tennis



 

4


 
 

Core

PE

 

10

11

Pathway 1

Leadership 

Pathway 2

Team Organisation 

Pathway 3

Creativity 

Pathway 4

Fitness 

Pathway 5

Competitive Sport 

Pathway 6

Recreation 

AT KEY STAGE 4 - STUDENTS PICK ALTERNATE PATHWAYS TO DO PER TERM 

Exam Board 

Pearson BTEC Level 1/Level 2 Tech Award in Sport