At Clifton Primary School we believe that physical activity not only improves health, reduces stress and improves concentration, but also provides opportunities for pupils to become physically confident in a way which supports their health and fitness. Exercise has a positive influence and helps develop a child socially, morally, culturally and spiritually.
Our aim is that, through physical education we teach and develop physical competence, an appreciation of skills and creative performances, understanding of basic principles of ‘fair play’ and improve the inter personal skills of the whole child.
We achieve this by:
We aim to provide enjoyable experiences, where positive attitudes, leadership skills, co-operation, fairness, respect and tolerance may develop.
Children in Year 4 will attend swimming lessons. One class will go from September until February half term, and other class from the half term until the end of July.