Physical education offers a unique learning opportunity and provides an impact on health and emotional wellbeing as well as significantly impacting whole school improvement. Physical education can contribute to the Physical development, Cognitive development and improved Social, Emotional & Mental Health wellbeing. Physical education provides the skills for pupils to use their bodies efficiently and effectively and promoting the importance of active, fit and healthy lifestyles.
At TIMU academy we aim to promote Physical Education, Physical activity and school sport through our curriculum. Pupils are educated to lead healthy, active lives and remain active for sustained periods of time. Pupils learn to develop physical competence and social skills through physical activity. Pupils are taught how to engage in competitive sports and activities.
Outside of the curriculum pupils are provided with opportunities to maintain physical activity through;
- Run a mile/Freddy fit
- After school clubs
- Inter community competitions
- Individual virtual competitions
- Categorised competitions provided through School games and Sittingbourne and Sheppey School Sports Partnership (SSSSP)