Health and physical education / Year 3 and 4 / Movement and Physical Activity / Moving our body

Curriculum content descriptions

Practise and apply movement concepts and strategies with and without equipment (ACPMP045)

Elaborations
  • planning and performing strategies to be successful in tag and dodge games
  • demonstrating movement concepts and strategies to create scoring opportunities
  • exploring centre of gravity and stability as they perform balance activities
  • participating in physical activities which require problem-solving to achieve a goal
  • using different equipment to create an original game or movement challenge
General capabilities
  • Personal and social capability Personal and social capability
ScOT terms

Fundamental movement skills

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