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Year 5 Physical Education

Physical Education

Year Level Description

In Year 5 the following units are covered:

  • Throw, catch, strike and field, with a focus on softball and cricket
  • Pass, catch, dribble and score in court-based invasion games with a focus on netball, basketball, volleyball and handball
  • Kick, pass, dribble, strike and score in field-based invasion games with a focus on soccer, football and hockey
  • Individual sports performance - Tennis and Athletics, Swimming
  • Fitness, thinking and movement
  • Bike education

Achievement Standard

By the end of the year students are expected to:

  • understand and describe the reasons for physical activity;
  • co-operate in a team or group situation and work together to improve performance;
  • expand their range of skills and perform them with increasing precision, skill and accuracy;
  • effectively and efficiently​ receive, move with and propel an object with increasingly correct technique;
  • begin to evaluate the performance of and give constructive feedback to peers;
  • begin to describe and analyse the various roles required in competitive sports;
  • consolidate their swimming and safety skills in the water;
  • perform survival techniques of sculling, treading water, floating and survival strokes while clothed;
  • use technology to provide feedback and further skill development;
  • demonstrate attacking and defending techniques when playing invasion games e.g. touch football, basketball and netball, and strike and field games e.g. softball and cricket.