Students final product work for the year 8 expedition Get Physical was based around the research and analysis of different athletic field events, with the aim of creating a coaching resource that coaches or beginner athletes could use to improve their performance. Students picked field events such as the hammer or long jump and look at the following aspects; the musculoskeletal system, the specific types of movement and the biomechanics of the technique, forces and key coaching points.
Students have collected this information and will present it as a learning poster for interested people to see. We hope to find space to exhibit the poster, such as at the local athletics club who we have a great relationship with.
Here’s just a couple of examples of work completed by out students