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Year 4 P.E Curriculum





The National Curriculum for Physical Education in Years 3 to 6. 



PE2/1.1    Sport & Games


PE2/1.1a    use running, jumping, throwing and catching in isolation and in combination


PE2/1.1b    play competitive games, modified where appropriate, and apply basic principles suitable for attacking and defending


PE2/1.1c    develop flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance


PE2/1.1d    perform dances using a range of movement patterns 


PE2/1.1e    take part in outdoor and adventurous activity challenges both individually and within a team


PE2/1.1f    compare their performances with previous ones and demonstrate improvement to achieve their personal best.


PE2/1.2    Swimming and water safety

All schools must provide swimming instruction either in key stage 1 or key stage 2.

In particular, pupils should be taught to:


PE2/1.2a    swim competently, confidently and proficiently over a distance of at least 25 metres


PE2/1.2b    use a range of strokes effectively


PE2/1.2c    perform safe self-rescue in different water-based situations.