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Health & Physical EducationAquatics

 

The students are taught health topics, physical education skills sessions and fitness activities. We have a hall where many of the PE lessons are held.  We also offer a range of opportunities for upper primary students to participate in organised competitive sport (soccer, netball, softball, basketball, cricket, athletics) through our Friday afternoon program and our affiliation with SAPSASA.  Each year a swimming program isprovided for students from Reception to Year 5 at The Parks Community swimming centre, Students in Years 6 & 7 participate in an aquatics program at West Lakes.

 

Weekly PE lessons are conducted by classroom teacher.

 

 At Challa Gardens Primary School this includes:
• Physical activity and fitness            
• Fundamental movement                 Aquatics
• Recreational activities
• Sport
• Safety


These aspects of PE are programmed to be inclusive of gender, race and culture and art, are designed to promote healthy and active living and encourage the values of:


• Getting along - through fair play
• Emotional resilience - through being a good sport whether winning or loosing
• Organisation – through getting organised to play games
• Confidence – through participating in different activities
• Persistence – through keeping on trying to succeed in different activities