St Mary's RC Primary School

Full of grace, we grow and learn together

Year 3

 

 

Year 3

Gymnastics

Knowledge

Explain how to improve a sequence

Skills

Explore a range of different ways of using shape, balance, travel, using floor, mats and apparatus

Practice actions in a short sequence and improve the quality

Adapt a sequence to include levels and directions

 

Year 3

Invasion Games

Knowledge

Recognise and describe what happens to their breathing and heart when they play games

Identify what they do best and what they find most difficult

Recognise players who play well in games and give some reasons why

Skills

Use a range of skills to help them keep possession and control of the ball

Pass, receive and dribble the ball, keeping control and possession consistently

Use a range of skills to help them keep possession and make progress towards a goal, on their own and with others

Weigh up the options and often make good decisions about what to do

Know how to use space in games

Describe how some games use short bursts of speed

Explain how to keep possession and describe how they and others have achieved it

 

Year 3

Net/Wall Games

Knowledge

Recognise what happens to their bodies when playing games

Describe what is successful in their own and others’ play

Know why warming up is important

Keep a game going using different ranges of throwing

Play games using a racket, getting the body into good positions, hitting a ball fed to them accurately

Keep a rally going using a small range of shots

Perform basic skills with control and consistency

Use rules

 

Year 3

Dance

 

Knowledge

 

Skills

Imaginative response to different stimuli

Explore working in pairs/small groups

 

 

Year 3

Athletics

Knowledge

 

Skills

Demonstrate 5 basic Jumps; 1 foot to the other foot, 1 to 1, 1 to 2, 2 to 2, 2 to 1

Demonstrate a range of throwing actions; Push, Pull, Sling

Run consistently at different speeds