We follow the national curriculum for PE, and our Age Related Expectations are here.
You can read more about the programme of study for the national curriculum on the link here: National Curriculum – Physical education key stages 1 to 2 – Gov.uk.
We teach a wide variety of sports to meet the demands of the national curriculum. In KS1 we teach agility, balance and coordination and games that involve throwing, jumping and running. We begin to introduce attacking and defending through little games.
In KS2 we teach invasion games, wall and net games, batting and fielding games. Outdoor and adventurous, gymnastics, dance, y3&4 swimming and athletics activities. We also encourage activities that involve stamina, team building and confidence building. We encourage children to build on their personal bests.
In addition, we employ professional coaches and instructors to ensure that children have quality provision from highly skilled instructors.
|Activity||Provider (where appropriate)|
|Gymnastics||Stainsby School of Gymnastics|
|Football||Middlesbrough Football Club in the Community|
|Squash||What a Racquet|
|Outdoor skills||Zenith Leisure|
|Swimming||Middlesbrough Council (Rainbow Leisure Centre, Coulby Newham)|
We are members of the Redcar & Eston School Sport Partnership, that delivers The School Games initiative across our local schools. The School Games has four levels, as follows.
The School Games encourages participation at all skill levels in a range of sports; you can check out what Chandlers Ridge participated in by clicking on the link here.
Details of all our competitions and achievements can be found on our weekly eNewsletter; make sure you are subscribed!
Tuesday 18th December – Nursery Christmas Party (which will be whatever session your child usually attends). Please come to school dressed in your party clothes for the whole day.
If your child is part of the Vocalize sessions ran by Sarah O’shea they will be performing in the school hall at the following Christmas Performances on Tuesday 18th December
KS2 Musical Theatre – 3.45pm
KS1 Vocalize Choir – 4.30pm
The price is £3 per person entry on the door and all money will be going to Zoes Place Baby Hospice.
For our Christmas parties, our school kitchen will be providing our party food, this will include sandwiches, crisps, a cake and biscuits. Children are to come wearing their party clothes for the whole day. Please don’t forget a coat as they will be playing outside at lunchtime!
Wednesday 19th December – Y4/5 am
For our Christmas parties, our school kitchen will be providing our party food, this will include sandwiches, crisps, a cake and biscuits. Children are to come wearing their party clothes for the whole day. Please don’t forget a coat as they will be playing outside at breaktime!
Wednesday 19th December – Y1/2 pm
Nursery and Reception children are taking part in a Big Read on Thursday 20th December for parents to come in and read with your children. Please see further details your Tapestry account.
Christmas Disco’s look out in the newsletter for times to be confirmed. Tickets will be available to purchase on your ParentMail account closer to the date.