In term 2, the Grade 1 students will continue to develop their motor skills and movement while starting to explore balance and stability as well as net games and using rackets. They will be expected to volley objects with an open palm, sending it upwards, as well as striking balls with shorthandled implements.
In term 1, the Grade 1 students will build upon the motor skills and movement they developed last year such as kicking, hopping, galloping, sliding and skipping as well as focus on running strategies and soccer skills. In soccer they will learn how to tap or dribble the ball while walking and basic shooting and passing. A large focus will be placed on exhibiting acceptance of self and others in physical activities as well as building on teamwork and sportsmanship.