Physical development in the Early Years is the process to develop a child's movement, handling of objects, understanding of their own body, health and levels of self-care.
The group participate in a PE session (Real PE) every Tuesday afternoon where they experiment different ways of moving, negotiate space well, jump off an object and land appropiately, adjust speed and run skilfully changing directions. Some firm favourites in PE have been:
The group also know the importance of good health, diet and ways to keep safe. At Hilltop we are always encouraging independence and developing their manipulative skills.
They also enjoy taking part in cookery opportunities which also links in with PSED (confidence & exploration). This years EYFS group have made the following: