Football: Through the Gate

Key Stage:
  • Key Stage 1
  • Key Stage 2
  • Less than 30mins
  • Balls, flat markers, bibs
Led by:
  • Teacher
  • School staff
Football: Through the Gate
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Activity details

Through the Gate is a football-based dribbling challenge, where pupils attempt to control the ball as they travel in different directions. 

  • Activity: Pairs 
  • Purpose of activity: Increase pupil physical activity through team competition 
  • Including all pupils: STEP framework included
  • Pupil roles: Participant, leader 
  • Space: Outdoors - ensure the space is suitable to allow a number of pupils to perform simultaneously 
  • Equipment: Balls, flat markers, bibs


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