PE at Bradfield School offers a broad and balanced curriculum designed to equip students with the skills, knowledge and understanding to maintain a healthy and active lifestyle.
Key Stage 3 Curriculum Content
During PE lessons in Key Stage 3 students develop their skills and knowledge in a range of sports and activities. They can then apply these in competitive situations.
Students are encouraged to work both independently and in a team to develop performances to their highest level.
Key Stage 4 - Core PE Curriculum Content
During Key Stage 4 students further develop their skills, knowledge and understanding. Activities are more competitive and have a greater emphasis on a healthy and active lifestyle.
Key Stage 4 - Examination PE Curriculum Content
Students can chose to complete a further qualification in GCSE PE or BTEC Sport:
- AQA GCSE PE involves students demonstrating both a practical and theoretical ability in PE and is assessed by external examinations and performances
- BTEC Sport is a vocational qualification designed to teach the key concepts of sports and sports participation. It is assessed continually with work marked by their teacher and moderated externally.