The Premier League Primary Stars project will see OACT deliver this project free of charge to schools with the potential of thousands of children, hundreds of teachers and countless schools benefitting from the initiative.
Premier League Primary Stars uses the appeal of the Premier League and professional football clubs to inspire children to learn, be active and develop important life skills. Available to every primary school in England and Wales, it inspires girls and boys aged 5-11 in the classroom, the playground and on the sports field.
Teaching materials cover subjects from English and Maths to teamwork and PE, with free to download activity ideas, worksheets, lesson plans, fun assemblies and exclusive videos. Learning is connected to the real world of sport to enthuse pupils when tackling challenging PSHE topics such as resilience, diversity, self-esteem and fair-play. Professional football club
staff work with teachers to deliver fun,educational sessions in a range of subjects within local partner schools.
Competitions range from national footballtournaments, to creative writing and reading challenges for reluctant readers.
Premier League values underpin everything on offer,encouraging children to:
- Be ambitious – work hard and never give up on their goals
- Be inspiring – set a great example to others
- Be connected –work well with others and in a team
- Be fair – treat people equally and think of others