Meriden C of E Primary School, Fillongley Road, Meriden CV7 7LW
Tel: 01676 522488 Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Headteacher: Mrs Lucy Anderton
Meriden C of E Primary School
Friends, Faith and Lifelong Learning
P.E. and our School Games.
At Meriden Primary School, children are taught to show determination, respect and passion during all PE lessons and school sports. Children are encouraged to have self-
Alongside acquiring skills, children are taught to select and apply their new found skills in team games and performances. Understanding their own fitness and health, they will also learn to evaluate their own and their peers’ performances and understand how to challenge themselves further.
We encourage the involvement of outside specialist instructors, such as Solihull Football Development Scheme, to enhance our own Staff’s teaching.
Specialised PE coaches work in partnership with the school and support the teaching of PE in key stage 2 over two afternoons a week. Using the ‘Real PE’ planning scheme, staff and coaches work with the children to develop their skills and passion in certain areas. There is a varied range of sport which encourages good sportsmanship and the School Game Values such as honesty, self-
We encourage a healthy active lifestyle by holding skill based activities and competitive sports during the lunch hour for all children to attend. By listening to the pupils’ ideas for games,
Our Play/Change4Life Leaders manage activities and lead games and competitions at lunch times. We also employ a sport specialist to encourage all year groups to develop their PE skills in the lunch hour throughout the week. In addition, the lunchtime supervisors are trained to organise games with the children to encourage teamwork and social. There has been a positive impact on our health and safety due to these clubs and children come back into school energised and ready for learning.
We have a variety of after-
We take part in
We have had a big push towards competitive sports! With strong links with other schools and being part of ‘South Solihull SSP’, we take part in ‘The School Games’. The ‘School Games’ is a unique opportunity to inspire children to take part in more competitive sports and Meriden has achieved the Silver Award in the Games.
We enter leagues, events and tournaments exposing children to competitive team games and events to motivate pupils to achieve their personal best! Alongside the games, children are taught to demonstrate the ‘School Games Values’: Honesty, Respect, Determination, Self-
Who says competitive sport only occur against other schools?! We encourage inter-
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