Health & Physical Education

Physical Education Semester 2 Curriculum Overview, 2022


Foundation

During Semester 2, students in Foundation will continue to focus on developing their fundamental motor skills for ball sports such as Soccer and AFL in Term 3, and Basketball and striking sports such as Tennis and T-Ball in Term 4.


Years 1 & 2

During Semester 2, students in Years 1 & 2 will continue to practise, refine and develop their fundamental motor skills for sports such as Soccer and Hockey in Term 3 and striking sports such as Tennis and T-Ball in Term 4.


Years 3 & 4

During Semester 2, students in Years 3 & 4 will have the opportunity to participate in the Coburg District Athletics Carnival in Term 3. They will practise and develop their skills for a variety of athletic events during physical education lessons.


Students will also have a focus on practising and improving their skills for sports such as AFL in Term 3 and Cricket and Badminton in Term 4.


Years 5 & 6

During Semester 2, students in Years 5 & 6 will have the opportunity to participate in the Coburg District Athletics Carnival in Term 3. They will practise and develop their skills for a variety of athletic events during physical education lessons.


Students will also have a focus on practising and improving their skills for sports such as AFL in Term 3 and Cricket and Badminton in Term 4.


Students will also have the opportunity to participate in the Coburg District Cricket Gala Day in Term 4.

Physical Education

Semester 1, 2022 Learning Program

 

Foundation

During Semester 1, students in Foundation will begin learning rules and procedures when participating in physical education lessons and participate in a PMP program that will have a focus on different gross motor skills.

Students will also practise the basic fundamental movement skills of running, hopping and skipping and the basic fundamental motor skills of the overhand throw and catch.

 

Grade 1 & 2

During Semester 1, students in Grade 1 & 2 will revise their fundamental motor skills of the overhand throw and catch. They will also re-visit fundamental movement skills of running and skipping and incorporating dodging in their movements.

Students will also participate in sports such as Basketball and AFL, focusing on a number of different skills in modified games and activities.

 

Grade 3 & 4

During Semester 1, students in Grade 3 & 4 will focus on invasion sports such as netball, basketball, hockey and soccer. Students will focus on a number of different skills and game play tactics and strategies to improve thei

r individual and team performances.

Students will also focus on fitness and participate in discussions and activities to help understand the importance of health and fitness and understand their fitness levels.

Students will have the opportunity to participate in the school’s cross country event.

Grade 5 & 6

During Semester 1, students in Grade 5 & 6 will focus on invasion sports such as netball and soccer. Students will focus on a number of different skills and game play tactics and strategies to improve their individual and team performances.

 

Students will also focus on fitness and participate in discussions and activities to help understand the importance of health and fitness and understand their fitness levels.

 

Students will have the opportunity to participate in interschool sports such as softball, basketball, bat tennis, AFL, soccer and netball. As well as participate in the school’s cross country event.