Movement and Physical Activity is the ideal resource for all early years teachers looking for physical education activity inspiration. There are no pupil pages in this book; all the pages are for teachers and teaching assistants who need to set up physical education and development activities.
Games-plan format activity units on a wide variety of movement skills and games, including balancing, jumping, catching, skipping, yoga and parachute games;
Teacher page provided for each unit, covering objectives, background information, discussion points and additional resource suggestions for each unit;
Differentiation and extension suggestions on adapting activities are provided for some activities; and
Variety of fun opportunities for young pupils to be active; to develop co-ordination, control and movement; to understand the importance of physical activity; and to promote enjoyment of, and positive attitudes towards, physical education and activity.