PE

PE

PHYSICAL EDUCATION DEPARTMENT VISION

Developing a lifelong passion for sport and physical activity and understanding the impact these have on physical, social and emotional health. The department seeks to provide all learners with the tools to stay healthy during their time with us and beyond education into their adult life. Learners will access high quality physical education lessons and sporting opportunities within school and beyond as part of our work within the North Oxfordshire School Sports Partnership and county sports partnership. The department seeks to provide aspirational outings to sporting events and venues to further encourage learners to achieve to their highest level.

Powerful Knowledge & Big Key Concepts

Key Concepts in Physical Education and School Sport

  1. Links between PE, Health and Sport.
  2. Understanding the importance of movement.
  3. How to maintain health and the effects of exercise on the major body systems.
  4. Understanding the need for challenge.
  5. The role of teamwork in sport and physical activity.
  6. How leadership in sport can be transferred to many situations.
  7. The socio-cultural impact of sport and physical activity.

Assessment strands and Thinking skills in Physical Education

Head Heart Hands
Knowledge

 

Understanding

Analysis

Feedback

Responsibility

Rules

Communication

 

Leadership

Respect

Resilience

Effort

Confidence

Ability

 

Fitness Levels

Competition

Technique

Tactics

Problem Solving

Year 7

Term 1.1 

Focus: Warm ups and Muscles

Netball/ Football/ Gymnastics

Term 1.2 

Focus: Teamwork and Technique 

Hockey/ Rugby/ Gymnastics 

 

Term 2.1 

Focus: Determination and Rules

Fitness/Badminton

Term 2.2 

 Focus: Tactics and Leadership 

Football/ Hockey

 Term 3.1 

Focus: Leadership and Feedback

Rounders and Tennis

Term 3.2 

Focus: Maximising Performance and Coordination 

Athletics and Cricket 

 

Year 8

Term 1.1 

Focus: Technique and Tactics

Netball/ Football/ Gymnastics 

Term 1.2 

Focus: Teamwork and Feedback

Hockey/ Rugby/ Gymnastics

 

Term 2.1 

Focus: Determination and Rules

Fitness/Badminton

Term 2.2 

 Focus: Tactics and Leadership 

Football/ Hockey

 Term 3.1 

Focus: Leadership and Feedback

Rounders and Tennis

Term 3.2 

Focus: Maximising Performance and Coordination 

Athletics and Cricket 

 

Year 9

Term 1.1 

Focus: Competition

Netball/ Football/ Trampolining 

Term 1.2 

Focus: Fitness

Hockey/ Rugby/ Trampolining

 

Term 2.1 

Focus: Leadership

Fitness/Badminton

Term 2.2 

 Focus: Competition

Football/ Hockey

 Term 3.1 

Focus: Fitness

Rounders and Tennis

Term 3.2 

Focus: Leadership

Athletics and Cricket 

 

 

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