PE Key Stage 3

KS3 students (Years 7, 8 and 9) follow schemes of learning based around Physical Education National Curriculum framework. This is complimented by implementing aspects of the AQA GCSE PE specification.

The teacher will select from activites which are from the AQA specification to prepare any potential GCSE students as well as other traditional sports such as; Rounders.  Choice of sports are outlined below.

The students will be taught an activity over a 5 week block,  The 5th week is Assessment week enabling the students to demonstrate their learning of an activity,

The students will also complete a Health Related Fitness run every half term and compete in Intra House competitions.

In Year 7 students will be taught in single sex group and will participate in a Baseline Assessment for Block 1.

In Year 8 and 9 we have two mixed set groups and 1 boys only and 1 girls only group.

Year 7 Curriculum OverviewThemesChoice of Activites Teacher will select for a Block
Term 1Block 1: Skill Based Learning
HRF Run & Intra House
Block 2:
Start of Block 3
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 2Block 3
HRF Run & Intra House
Block 4
HRF Run & Intra House
Start Block 5
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 3Block 5
HRF Run & Intra House
Block 6
HRF Run & Intra House
School Games Week
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Year 8 Curriculum OverviewThemesUnit content
Term 1Block 1:
HRF & Intra House competition
Block 2:
Start of Block 3
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 2Block 3
HRF Run
Intra House
Block 4
HRF Run
Intra House
Start Block 5
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 3Block 5
HRF Run
Intra House
Block 6
HRF Run
Intra House
School Games Week
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Year 9 Curriculum OverviewThemesUnit content
Term 1Block 1:
HRF & Intra House competition
Block 2:
Start of Block 3
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 2Block 3
HRF Run & Intra House
Block 4
HRF Run & Intra House
Start Block 5
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis
Term 3Block 5
HRF Run & Intra House
Block 6
HRF Run & Intra House
School Games Week
Team Sports:
Football
Basketball
Cricket
Handball
Lacrosse
Netball
Rugby League
Rounders
Softball

Individual Sports:
Athletics
Fitness (Aspects of theory delivered through practical)
Badminton
Table Tennis