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Equipping pupils for high quality PE

What’s in your PE cupboard? There is nothing I love more than a well organised, well stocked PE cupboard! Over the years, I’ve taught a lot of PE in a lot of different schools. You can tell a lot about an establishment by their PE equipment!!   One of the things I am asked most […]

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Inclement Weather PE Lessons

I’m sure you don’t need me to tell you just how unpredictable our weather is these days.  It helps if you can be prepared for a ‘wet weather’ PE lesson.  Just last week I was in one of our Birmingham schools supporting a year 5 tennis lesson, many of the children had little experience with […]

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Paralympics GB legacy

What a wonderful summer of sport we had with the Olympics and the huge success of Team GB. Now we are now well in to week 1 of the Paralympics and there’s no doubt we are on track with ParaGB having 47 Gold medals (as I write!). There is no doubt the opportunities for disabled […]

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Looking back on my year as a school direct trainee

So, I survived the year (hurrah!).  I knew it would be tough, I expected it to wear me down, but with a job secured in my host school as a School Direct Trainee and a whole heap of positive memories from my first year ever working in a school, I can’t deny that it was […]

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Sample PE Lesson Plans – 6

For the past month you’ve been able to access for free on The PE Hub as sample plans the following: Reception and Year 5 gymnastics Year 1 invasion games (Attack, defend, shoot) Year 3 athletics Year 4 tag rugby Today we are sharing our sample lesson plans in a new way; to celebrate the start […]

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