Physical Education (PE): Curriculum Overview (Year 8)
The outline below in an indication of the syllabus taught in Year 8. Please note that this should be read in conjunction with the Homework Policy which can be found on page 19 of the Handbook for Parents and Students which is distributed at the beginning of each year.
How is PE taught?
PE is taught in two bands: 'X' (Houses CFJ) and 'Y' (Houses MRT).
Lessons are taught in tutor groups.
Students study the following physical activities:
Autumn/Spring terms: Gymnastics, Dance, Netball, Basketball, Fitness and Outdoor Education.
Summer term: Rounders and Tennis.
Students will be assessed through:
Types of homework:
Books/Resources/Web Page references:
Indoor activities – Black shorts, white T-shirts.
Outdoor activities –Black shorts, T-shirt, trainers.
Optional – Black tracksuit bottoms, Yellow sweatshirts, dance shoes.
All students are encouraged to participate in extra curricular activities. Some students will be given the opportunity to represent Gumley at school/borough/county level. Some students will be given the opportunity to be involved in the London Youth Games for their borough.
To view the PE curriculum overview for other year groups, please click the respective year group.
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