Formerly called Start to Move, TOP Start explores the development of stability, locomotion and object control through PE. TOP Start encourages children to first of all explore movement before applying their new repertoire of skills into ‘games like’ situations.
Impact of TOP Start
Reece Goodwin is a PE Teaching Assistant at Crags Community School in Rotherham, South Yorkshire. He blogs about how his school uses TOP Start (formerly Start to Move) to develop and support teachers' confidence in teaching key movement skills and to increase physical activity levels across the school. Click here to hear from him.
This training has been approved by the CPD Certification Service. It has been quality assured to meet the standards of high-quality CPD. It is available at the discounted price of £898.20 for YST Member Schools and £650.00 for Cluster Coordinators at the point of sign-up - after this point the cost is £898.20.
Movement Assessment Tool App (iPad only)
Designed with guidance from Primary school teachers and international experts of children’s movement, the app allows teachers to accurately assess, and subsequently enhance, children’s learning of fundamental movement skills through three development stages of ‘emerging, developing and established’.
Resource cards (28 cards)
Consists of 28 resource cards covering stability, locomotion and object control. This product is included within both the Plus and Premium Membership packages.
Digital resources and e-learning
With a recommended learning time of three hours across six e-learning modules, this package is a comprehensive and effective training and delivery aid for practitioners wanting to grasp the fundamentals of movement in primary aged children.
One-day face to face training
This full day training course has been approved by the CPD Certification Service. It has been quality assured to meet the standards of high-quality CPD.