Hellesdon High School

& Sixth Form Centre

Year 10 GCSE

 

  Topic(s) Key content to be learned Assessment

Autumn Term

Theory: Physical factors affecting performance

 

Practical: Badminton, Table Tennis, Basketball

Skeletal system, joints, muscular system, movement analysis, respiratory system, cardiovascular system, short-term/long-term effects of exercise

End of topic tests

Spring Term

 

Theory: Physical factors affecting performance

 

Practical: Volleyball, Handball, Football, Netball

 

Components of fitness, principles of training, warm-up & cool down, prevention of injury

End of topic tests

Summer Term

 

Theory: AEP

 

Practical: Athletics, Swimming

Students work through tasks associated with controlled assessment task – analysis of strengths & weaknesses, evaluation of fitness levels, key skills in chosen sport, action plan to improve on weakness

Assessed by class teacher and then moderated internally

 

End of year exam (on all theory topics covered so far)