Physical Education

Students at Irymple South Primary School participate in a weekly Physical Education Program with Mrs Branson and in classroom sports with their classroom teacher.
Each Physical Education lesson consists of:

  • Warm-up/stretches(5-10mins)
  • P.E. Focus/skills(30-40mins)
  • Cool down and reflection(5-10mins)

Students stretching

Students participate in minor and major games incorporating team building and sportsmanship, locomotion and ball handling skills such as running, jumping, skipping, dodging, leaping, rolling, bouncing, throwing, kicking, striking and catching using different sized balls. 

 

Students soccer skills

Students in years five and six are also given the opportunity to compete in interschool sports thoughout the year.

Our two main whole school events for the year are our 'Cross Country' races which is held in term two and our Athletics Sports Day which is held in term three. Students from year three to six who excel in these events are able to go on to compete at the interschool events.