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Key Stage 3 Physical Education

PE - Key Stage 3

All pupils study PE during Key Stage 3 & 4. At Key Stage 3 pupils have two 60 minute lessons a week and develop knowledge, skills and understanding in gymnastics, games, athletics and outdoor adventurous activities. At Key Stage 4 pupils currently have one 60 minute lesson and complete courses in games, health and fitness and athletics.

Subject Aims/ Purposes

Physical Education at Bishop Rawstorne Academy offers opportunities for pupils to:

  • Develop pupil’s ability to perform skills and actions with increasing control, fluency and originality.
  • Learn how to select and apply skills, tactics and compositional ideas with knowledge and understanding in different activities.
  • Develop pupil’s observational skills, to allow them to effectively analyse, access and make improvements on their own and others work.
  • Develop pupil’s knowledge and understanding of safe practice and their ability to demonstrate consistently due consideration for their own and others wellbeing.
  • To set targets for themselves and compete against others both individually and as team players.
  • To take initiative, lead activities and focus on improving aspects of their own performance.
  • To develop positive attitudes to participation in physical activity and discover their own personal preferences.
  • Understand what it takes to persevere, succeed and acknowledge others success.
  • Make informed decisions about the importance of exercise in their lives.