Primary School: Year 5-6

Australian Curriculum

AFL NSW/ACT have developed a number of resources that align with the Australian Curriculum. The below are some session plans that may assist teachers deliver relevant content in the school environment  

Session Plans                      

Year 5-6                  Kicking                 Marking               Handball            

Warm Up Games           Skills & Drills 9 & 10 Year olds            Skills & Drills 11 & 12 Year olds

Blank Session Plan  


Support Material

Studnet Assesment Form                Year 5-6                         

Unit Plans                                        Year 5-6           

 Skills of the Game

Below are a link to some videos that show the skills of the game of AFL

Playing Like a Pro Videos


 AFL Football Classroom Activities

More than 150 cross-curricular lesson ideas to celebrate the great game of Australian Football for primary and lower secondary classes.

Lesson Ideas:
Key Learning Area: The Arts
Key Learning Area: English
Key Learning Area: Mathematics
Key Learning Area: Science
Key Learning Area: SOSE/Humanities
Key Learning Area: Technology
Key Learning Area: Health and Physical Education
Key Learning Area: LOTE


 Letter Link

In this section you will find curriculum-linked education resource materials to support letter writing, Australian Football and cultural diversity themed classroom activities. The lesson and activity ideas provided cover all learning areas.

Australia Post AFL Letter Link


 AFL Sport Education

AFL Sport Education presents a 'season of sport', enabling students to develop their skills as players as well as learning off field roles such as umpiring, team and facilities management, coaching, team leadership, sports journalism, publicity officer or serving on the football committee.

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