Health & Physical Education

Physical Education

During semester two, students in foundation will continue to practice fundamental motor skills associated with movement such as running, hopping, skipping, side stepping and galloping. Students will also be introduced to fundamental motor skills of the ball bounce and soccer kick before finishing the year revisiting their overhand throw and catching skills.

In semester two, the Grade 1/2’s will practice skills in sports such as Australian Rules Football and Soccer. Students will practice skills related to the punt, handball, and mark in Australian Rules Football and the dribble, pass and shoot in Soccer. In term 4 students will be introduced to sports such as T-ball and Cricket with a focus on fundamental motor skills such as the two-hand side-arm strike, overarm throw and catch.

During semester two, Grade 3/4‘s will be learning a range of complex movement skills associated with athletics events such as high jump, long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus and a variety of running events. Students will also have the opportunity to practice skills, learn rules and practice tactics and strategies in sports such as Lacrosse, T-ball and Bat Tennis/Tennis.

During semester two, Grade 5/6‘s will be learning a range of complex movement skills associated with athletics events such as high jump, long jump, triple jump, shot put, discus and a variety of running events. Students will also have the opportunity to practice skills, learn rules and practice tactics and strategies in sports such as Soccer, Volleyball and Spike ball.