PE

Key Stage 3  

Year Group

Areas of Study

7

TERMS 1, 2, 3 & 4

4 weeks of each activity

Gymnastics, Netball, Football, Climbing and Sports hall athletics

Dance (1 lesson per fortnight)

 

TERMS 5 & 6

Athletics (two courses of 4 weeks)

Rounders/tennis (4 weeks)

Single lessons of rounders and tennis games and athletics catch up

8

TERMS 1, 2, 3 & 4

4 weeks of each activity

Netball, Fitness, Basketball, Gymnastics, Football and Tag Rugby

Dance (1 lesson per fortnight)

 

TERMS 5 & 6

Athletics (two courses of 4 weeks)

Rounders/tennis (4 weeks)

Single lessons of rounders and tennis games and athletics catch up

9

TERMS 1, 2, 3 & 4

4 weeks of each activity

Netball, Basketball, Parkour, Handball, Fitness, Tag Rugby and Football

Dance (1 lesson per fortnight)

 

TERMS 5 & 6

Athletics (two courses of 4 weeks)

Rounders/tennis (4 weeks)

Single lessons of rounders and tennis games and athletics catch up

Key Stage 4: Years 10 and 11

Board

AQA

Outline of the Course

  • Paper one – The human body and movement in physical activity
  • Topics covered in paper one include applied anatomy and physiology, movement analysis, physical training and the use of data
  • Paper two – socio-cultural influences and well-being in physical activity
  • Topics covered in paper two include sports psychology, socio-cultural influences, health, fitness and well-being, the use of data
  • Practical activities include athletics, badminton, netball, gymnastics and dance

Assessment

 

Type of Assessment

Duration

Weighting

1

Paper One – The human body and movement in physical activity

1 hour 15 minutes

30%

2

Paper Two – socio-cultural influences and well-being in physical activity

1 hour 15 minutes

30%

3

Non-exam assessment (practical) practical performance in three activities. Assessed throughout the course and then moderated by AQA

Ongoing through Year 10 and 11

40%