Physical Education

 

All the students have weekly PE Lessons at Solway Primary School. Enthusiasm, skill development and a life long love of movement, sport and physical activity are all aspects that are encouraged and supported. Ball skills, dance, gymnastics, body co-ordination and general fitness are the major components of the Levels 1 & 2 program.


  


In addition to this, in Level 3 and 4, skills, games strategies and tactics for major and modified games such as Netball, Basketball, Football, Soccer, TeeBall and Cricket are taught. This is in conjunction with the fitness and athletic programs.


All students in Level 4 participate in the Inter School Sport Program, in the Glen Iris District competition.


  


Level 1, 2 and 3 have swimming lessons each year, and all Level 3 & 4 students compete in House Swimming sports, with the opportunity to swim at the District, Zone and State level competition.


Throughout the year, the students have the opportunity to participate in specialist clinics offered by various community clubs and sporting associations.