Autumn Term – Basketball Sports Coach 

The children will be taught by a sports coach. They will learn about the benefits of exercise and Warming Up and Cooling Down and learn and refine a variety of skills related to basketball. They will apply and develop a broader range of skills, using them in different ways and linking them to make actions and sequences of movement. The children will develop an understanding of how to improve in different physical activities and sports, and learn how to re-evaluate and recognise own success. They will further develop and understand resilience and fairness in sports.

Gymnastics

The children will continue to implement and develop a broader range of gymnastic skill, learning how to use them in different ways and link them to make actions and sequences of movement.

Spring Term – Swimming 

The children will be taught by swimming instructors to swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres. Use a range of strokes effectively such as front crawl, backstroke and breaststroke. Perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations. 

Summer Term – Athletics and Games

The children will be taught by a sports coach. They will learn about the benefits of exercise and Warming Up and Cooling Down. They will learn and refine a variety of skills related to athletics and hockey.

In athletics, the children will, develop an understanding of how to improve in different physical activities and sports and learn how to evaluate and recognise their own success.

In hockey, the children will continue to develop fundamental movement skills and become increasingly competent and confident. They will know and understand the tactics in a range of striking and fielding games and apply and develop a broader range of skills, learning how to use them in different ways. The children will be able to engage in competitive and cooperative activities in a range of increasingly challenging situations, and enjoying communicating, collaborating and competing with each other.