This year Children will have a whole afternoon dedicated to Sports, Health and Fitness. Each week children will participate in three different disciplines;
Sports Education: Children will learn the skills and rules of game and sports. They will learn competitive and no-competative sports, set themselves goals and try to beat their personal best. Whenever possible these sessions will take place outside.
Health Education: Children will learn the importance of a healthy body, healthy mind and healthy lifestyle. These will be practical classroom based sessions.
Fitness Education: Children will take part in weekly fitness classes aimed at raising their heart rate and getting them active. These sessions will take place in the school hall.
Yr 1, Yr 2 and Yr 3 will have their Sports, health and fitness education on Tuesday afternoons.
Yr 4, Yr 5 and Yr 6 will have their Sports, health and fitness education on Thursday afternoons.
Reception will have their sports, health and fitness education on Wednesday afternoons
Children will be asked to come to school in their PE kit for the whole day when they have Sports, Health and fitness.
The PE kit consists of: Ark Bentworth sweatshirt, Ark Bentworth t-shirt, Ark Bentworth shorts, joggers and a PE bag. These can be purchased from the school office. Parents and carers are able to buy joggers from other stores. These must be plain navy with no logos.
Please take a look at our curriculum overview and brochure for more information.