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Physical Education

 

Timbarra offers its students a sequential weekly Physical Education program from Prep through to Year 6. Our program caters for a variety of interests and provides many opportunities for our students including fitness, dance, ball handling skills, gymnastics, athletics and major and minor games.

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Year 3/4 Sport

Year 3/4 sport is conducted on a weekly basis and focuses on the skills required for major games. Students are exposed to the skills of a variety of sports including softball, bat tennis, soccer, football, basketball, cricket and rounders.

 

Year 5/6 Sport

All Year 5/6 students are provided with the opportunity to participate in an Interschool Sport program. As we are a Sunsmart School, Interschool Sport fixtures are conducted in the mornings. Summer sport choices include T-ball, Basketball, Softball, Newcombe and Kickball. Winter sport choice include Football, Soccer, Netball and Newcombe.

 

Extra Curricular

Swimming

Year 1/2 students participate in a “learn to swim” intensive program for 5 consecutive days in Term 4 annually.

 

Bike Education

Year 3/4 students participate in a sequential bike education program that takes children on a learning journey that begins with the awareness of basic bike maintenance through to the practical skills of road safety awareness and safe bike riding (A small cost to parents subsidised by school).

 

Camp

Year 5 and 6 students participate in a camp each year.

Year 5: Arabre Lodge – Warburton

Year 6: Camp Manjung – Mount Eliza