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PE at key stages 1 and 2    (Year 31/2)

Unit 17: Athletic activities (1)

About this unit

In this unit children explore running, jumping and throwing activities, and take part in simple challenges and competitions. They experiment with different ways of travelling, throwing and jumping, increasing their awareness of speed and distance.

As in all athletic activities, children think about how to achieve the greatest possible speed, height, distance or accuracy.

Sections in this unit

This unit is divided into sections. Each section contains a sequence of activities with related objectives and outcomes. You can view this unit by moving through the sections or print/download the whole unit.
1. Acquiring and developing skills
2. Selecting and applying skills, tactics and compositional ideas
3. Knowledge and understanding of fitness and health
4. Evaluating and improving performance