By the end of Key Stage 1, our children will be competent and confident in a range of fundamental movements and skills, across a wide range of sports and activities They will be inspired to succeed and will be effective team players who play and perform co-operatively and competitively with an understanding of fairness and respect.
Our curriculum will enable children to:
1. Engage in regular physical activity.
2. Use talk as a tool for learning by talking about their own and others performances.
3. Celebrate their own and others’ success.
4. Experience a broad range of sports and activities, including those from other cultures.
5. Recognise and celebrate local, national and global sporting events.
National Curriculum Purpose of study
A high-quality physical education curriculum inspires all pupils to succeed and excel in competitive sport and other physically-demanding activities. It should provide opportunities for pupils to become physically confident in a way which supports their health and fitness. Opportunities to compete in sport and other activities build character and help to embed values such as fairness and respect.
The national curriculum for physical education aims to ensure that all pupils:
- develop competence to excel in a broad range of physical activities
- are physically active for sustained periods of time
- engage in competitive sports and activities
- lead healthy, active lives.