Soham Village College

Physical Education - Year 9

Students should have now mastered more advanced skills and are able to take part in games at a higher level with increasing success. They are now introduced to the Physical Education opportunities that are available to them beyond Key Stage 3, particularly examination subjects and other sporting qualifications:

  • Invasion Games (from sports such as Football, Netball, Hockey, Rugby etc.)
  • Striking and Fielding (Rounders, Cricket, Softball)
  • Tennis/Badminton
  • Academic PE – Mixture of practical and theory lessons  (a taster of the Year 10/11 GCSE/BTEC PE courses)
  • Young Leaders Award (Nationally recognised Sports Leaders Qualification, which can lead on to Sports Leaders Level 1 in Year 10/11
  • Athletics