PePrimary Logo

Subscribe

Follow us on Twitter

PE Resources written by experts for education professionals
Warm Ups Cool Downs Gymnastics Dance Games Athletic Activities Adventurous activities Skills & Practices Videos Resources Helpline  
   
Printing Version  
Latest additions to our resources

 

Web site last updated 13.06.18
Latest Resource, added 13 June 2018
Developing Children's PE Knowledge & Understanding Through Extending Their Subject Vocabulary
(Games Activities - Key Stage 1)

 

Our resources include:
  • 500+ detailed lesson plans in 100 units of activity, for gymnastic, dance, games and athletic activities;
  • 'At a glance' overviews for each unit of activity;
  • 250+ videos that help make learning ‘come alive;’
  • Lesson plans hyperlinked to150+ videos, 350+ images and over 350+ A4 activity cards;
  • 200+ warm up activities and 10)+ cool down activities;
  • Assessment and recording of pupil progress and attainment
  • An Outdoor & Adventurous Activities scheme of work;
  • Assessment for Learning strategies, including pupil self-assessment;
  • CPD resources that focus on:
      -  developing teachers' subject knowledge and understanding;
      -  supporting PE subject leaders in developing and sharing with colleagues a child-centred philosophy for teaching and learning in PE.


OVERVIEW OF ACTIVITY UNITS & CPD RESOURCES

Gymnastic Activities
Activity Units 1 contain technical skills, such as cartwheels, forward rolls and handstands.   Activity Units 2 & 3  contain few technical skills.  Both the floor and apparatus sequences in Activity Units 2 are generally more complex than those in Activity Units 2.  In all units, child-centred learning has been prioritised.
Activity Units 1
(Updated Spring 2018)
Activity Units 2
(Updated Spring 2018)
Activity Units 3
(Updated Spring 2018)
EYFS - Activities focus on physical (agility, balance and co-ordination) and creative development (responding to experiences, expressing and communicating ideas, creating dance and developing imagination).
EYFS Physical Development
Foundation
Physical Development
Foundation
Physical Development
Foundation
EYFS PDF EYFS PDF EYFS PDF
Key Stage 1 - Activities focus on developing agility, balance and co-ordination,  through  travelling skills, using hands and feet, jumping, rolling, hanging, swinging and climbing
Y1   Multi-activities &
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Year 1 PDF Year 1 PDF Year 1 PDF
Y2 Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Year 2 PDF Year 2 PDF Year 2 PDF
Key Stage 2 - Activities focus on developing flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance, through combining and performing gymnastic actions, shapes and balances.
Y3 Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Year 3 PDF Year 3 PDF Year 3 PDF
Y4 Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Year 4 PDF Year 4 PDF Year 4 PDF
Y5 Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
  Year 5 PDF Year 5 PDF Year 5 PDF
Y6 Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Multi-activities & 
supporting movement 
concepts
Year 6 PDF Year 6 PDF Year 6 PDF

 

Dance Activities
Activity Units 1
(Updated spring 2018)
Activity Units 2
(Updated spring 2018)
Activity Units 3
(Updated spring 2018)
EYFS - Activities focus on physical (agility, balance and co-ordination) and creative development (responding to experiences, expressing and communicating ideas, creating dance and developing imagination).
EYFS The Weather
&
Mr Wolf's Week
Nursery Rhymes/
Fairy Tales 

Traditional Games 
1, 2, 3, 4
Under the Sea
&
Giraffes Can't Dance
The Weather pdf Nursery Rhymes/
Fairy Tales pdf
Under the Sea pdf
Key Stage 1 - Activities focus on developing agility, balance and co-ordination, through imaginative response to a range of stimuli.
Y1 'The Toy Maker'
by Becca
'Mr Gumpy’s Outing'
by John Burningham
Jungle Fever 
&
Ourselves
The Toymaker pdf Mr Gumpy's Outing pdf Jungle Fever pdf
Y2 'James and the
Giant Peach’
by Roald Dahl
'Funny Bones' by
Janet and Allan Ahlberg
Around the World 
&
Ugly Bug Ball -1, 2
James and the
Giant Peach pdf
Funny Bones pdf Around the World pdf
Key Stage 2 -Activities focus on performing dances using a range of movement patterns, along with developing flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance.
Y3 Emotions
& Feelings
'Charlie and the
Chocolate Factory'
by Roald Dahl
Mythological Worlds 
&
The Weather - 1, 2
Emotions & Feelings pdf Charlie and the
Chocolate Factory pdf
Mythological Worlds pdf
Y4 Clowns; Machines
& Christmas Frolics
Cartoon Characters Strike a Pose 
&
Rainforests
Clowns, Machines &
ChristmasFrolics pdf
Cartoon Characters pdf Strike a Pose pdf
Y5 Traditional Country
Dance
&
Volcanoes
The Magic Faraway Tree Times Past:
G.I. Blues
&
Water
Traditional Country Dance pdf The Magic Faraway Tree pdf Times Past: G.I. Blues pdf
Y6 Sporting Themes 
&
Combat
Paintings, Photographs 
& Postcards 
&
Strictly The Jive!
Grease is the Word

Transformers
Sporting Themes pdf Paintings, Photographs
& Postcards pdf
Grease is the Word pdf
Music for the Dance Units
♦Due to strict copyright legislation, we do not provide the music suggested in each unit. 
♦Music used in our dance units can be accessed at  iTunes http://www.apple.com/uk/itunes/
We have provided links to suggested music at https://www.youtube.com.

 

Games Activities
The games played in Activity Units 1 have been developed around Top Start, Top Play and Top Sport activities. Activity Units 2 & 3 contain our own modified games.  Activity Units 2 contain activities and illustrations as part of the lesson plans.  Activity Units 3 contain activities and illustrations in the form of downloadable activity cards which can be used by both teachers and children.  We have provided planning to suit different teaching and learning styles and preferences. In all units, child-centred learning has been prioritised.
Activity Units 1
(Updated Spring 2018)
Activity Units 2
(Updated Spring 2018)
Activity Units 3
(Updated Spring 2018)
EYFS - Activities focus on physical development gross motor skills  -agility, balance
and co-ordination (ABC)
EYFS Physical Development
- agility, balance
co-ordination
Physical Development 
- agility, balance
co-ordination
Physical Development 
- agility, balance
co-ordination
EYFS PDF EYFS PDF EYFS PDF
Key Stage 1 - Activities focus on developing agility, balance, co-ordination, running, jumping, throwing and catching, team games, simple tactics for attacking and defending.
Y1 Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Year 1 PDF Year 1 PDF Year 1 PDF
Y2 Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Modified Games 
- skills of
sending, receiving & travelling
Year 2 PDF Year 2 PDF Year 2 PDF
Key Stage 2 - Activities focus on performing dances using a range of movement patterns, along with developing flexibility, strength, technique, control and balance.
Y3 Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games Y3 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4 PDF
Net Games Y3/4 PDF
Invasion Games Y3 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4 PDF
Net Games Y3
/4 PDF
Invasion Games Y3 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4 PDF
Net Games Y3/4 PDF
Y4 Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games Y4 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4PDF
Net Games Y3/4PDF
Invasion Games Y4 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4 PDF
Net Games Y3/4 PDF
Invasion Games Y4 PDF
S&F Games Y3/4 PDF
Net Games Y3/4 PDF
Y5 Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games Y5 PDF
S&F Games Y5/6_PDF
Net Games_Y5/6_PDF
Invasion Games Y5 PDF
S&F Games Y5/6_PDF
Net Games Y5/6 PDF
Invasion Games Y5 PDF
S&F Games Y5/6 PDF
Net Games Y5/6 PDF
Y6 Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games 
S&F Games
Net Games
Invasion Games Y6 PDF
S&F Games Y5/6 PDF
Net Games Y5/6 PDF
Invasion Games Y6 PDF
S&F Gam
es Y5/6 PDF
Net Games 
Y5/6 PDF
Invasion Games Y6 PDF
S&F Games Y5/6 PDF
Net Games Y5/6 PDF

 

Athletic Activities - Key Stage 2
(Updated Spring 2018)
Key Stage 2 Athletic Activities develop running, jumping, throwing and catching skills.  Children are also able to compare their performances with previous ones and demonstrate improvement to achieve their personal best.
Y3/4 Exploring and developing basic running, jumping and throwing actions with control and coordination. Selecting appropriate actions and linking them in ways that suit the activities.  Discussing their own and others’ running, jumping and throwing actions and suggesting improvements. Suggesting reasons why warming up and cooling down are important and why physical activity is good for health and wellbeing.
Year 3/4 pdf
Y5/6 Linking running, jumping and throwing actions and applying them accurately and appropriately. Developing precision, control and fluency in performance. Analysing and commenting on running, jumping and throwing skills and techniques. Modifying and refining skills and techniques to improve performance. Describing the effects exercise has on their body and its value to health and wellbeing.
Year 5/6 pdf

 

Professional Development Resources - FREE to our subscribers
(All in PowerPoint format)
Developing Children's PE Knowledge & Understanding Through Extending Their Subject Vocabulary - (Games Activities - Key Stage 1)
This resource presents much of the vocabulary that learners should experience in their Games Activities in key stage 1
Developing Whole-School Teaching & Learning Strategies in Gymnastic Activities
10 effective strategies that can be incorporated throughout KS1 & KS2.  Non-subscribers - £25.00 + VAT.
EYFS - Physical Development Activity Cards
60 fun activities that support the development of children’s physical skills. Activities link to all other areas of learning and development, including literacy, mathematics and communication and language. Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
Parachute Play
50 parachute activities that support children’s social, emotional, physical and cognitive development. Children can easily use the resource and have choice about their activities. Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
56 Playground Games
Activities for utilising playtimes for children’s social, physical and cognitive development.  56 fun, active & health-promoting activities. 65 slides. Children can interact with this resource and have choice about their activities. Provides excellent support and guidance for lunchtime supervisors. Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
Fun Gymnastic Activities: EYFS, KS1 & KS2
Teaching non-technical gynmastic skills - 33 slides. Non-subscribers - £25.00 + VAT
Developing Gross Motor Skills
Supporting ABC - the development of children's agility, balance and co-ordination. 50 fun, active & engaging activities. 51 slides. Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
25 Circle Time Games
Supporting the development of children's self-image, social skills, confidence, etc. Twenty-five fun activities. Children can easily use the resource and have choice about their activities. Non-subscribers - £20.00 + VAT.
Developing Teaching & Learning in Gymnastic Activities - KS1 & KS2
Developing a whole-school, child-centred learning approach to teaching gymnastic activities.  20 slides. Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
Traffic Lights
Ideas for teaching and learning in the EYFS, stimulated by the fun and energetic warm up - traffic Lights. Uses speaking frameworks to help children organise their thoughts. 20 slides. Non-subscribers - £20.00 + VAT.
Competing in School Sport: Developing Whole-School Principles & Practice
Developing a whole-school ethos and approach to children competing in school sport, including expectations of all adults. Non-subscribers - £20.00 + VAT.
Be Safe in Gymnastics
Developing children's understanding of the safe movement of apparatus. 10 slides.  Non-subscribers - £20.00 + VAT.
Hop, Step & a Quantum Leap
Developing knowledge and understanding of teaching Games Activities EYFS & KS1.  Non-subscribers - £30.00 + VAT.
Teaching & Learning in Creative Movement & Dance - EYFS, KS1 & KS2
Develops knowledge and understanding of dance as a subject discipline. 20 slides.  Non-subscribers - £25.00 + VAT. 
Games Making: Supporting Children in Introducing & Communicating Their Own New Games
Professional development for teachers in KS1 & KS2.  Non-subscribers - £10.00 + VAT.
Stimulating Movement in the Early Years
Movement ideas for children in the EYFS.  Non-subscribers - £20.00 + VAT.