PE and Sport Year 2

PE and Sport at KS, Years 1 and 2

Pupils should be taught to:

  • Master basic movements including running, jumping, throwing and catching, as well as developing balance, agility and co-ordination, and begin to apply these in a range of activities
  • Participate in team games, developing simple tactics for attacking and defending
  • Perform dances using simple movement patterns.

Year 2 children can:


  • I can use hitting, kicking and/or rolling in a game.
  • I can decide the best space to be in during a game.
  • I can use one tactic in a game.
  • I can follow rules.


  • I can plan and perform a sequence of movements.
  • I can improve my sequence based on feedback.
  • I can think of more than one way to create a sequence which follows some ‘rules’.
  • I can work on my own and with a partner.


  • I can change rhythm, speed, level and direction in my dance.

  • I can dance with control and coordination.
  • I can make a sequence by linking sections together.
  • I can use dance to show a mood or feeling.


  • I can copy and remember actions.
  • I can talk about what is different from what I did and what someone else did.

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