Far Forest Lea MemorialCE Primary School


Physical Education

Curriculum Intent


At Far Forest children are provided with opportunities and encouraged to:


  • Engage in lifelong physical activity, as a participant and in roles such as leader, coach and official

  • Lead a healthy and active lifestyle, knowing how to be healthy and what it means to be healthy

  • Cooperate and collaborate with others, as part of a team, understanding fairness and equity of play to embed life-long values

  • Appreciate the efforts of others, as well as their own

  • Develop confidence and competence in performing different skills

  • Be physically active for sustained periods of time



Curriculum Statement for Physical Education


Our curriculum statement outlines our intent for the subject, our implementation of the subject and the desired impact our curriculum will have on the leadership and teaching of the subject and on our pupils and their learning

Progression and Skills


At Far Forest we plan our curriculum across four main milestones: Early Years, KS1, Lower KS2 and Upper KS2. We outline the knowledge, skills, and vocabulary to be taught across each phase.

Our curriculum covers:


  • Invasion Games
  • Gymnastics
  • Dance
  • Outdoor Adventure Activities
  • Net and Wall 
  • Athletics
  • Swimming


Physical Education Learning Journeys


You can view our journey from EYFS through to UKS2 below:

Physical Education in Our School
Sports Clubs