|（1.Department of Physical Education，Shanghai Institute of Technology，Shanghai 201418，China；2.School of Physical Education，Shanghai Normal University，Shanghai 200234，China)
Abstract: Aiming at the trend of development of turning campus football activities into a curriculum in China nowadays, the author analyzed and learnt from the concept of US SPARK curriculum, and probed into the possibil-ity to develop a school-based football curriculum for elementary schools. The development of a school-based foot-ball curriculum for elementary schools should follow the principle to make the curriculum a whole, educational, student-oriented and interesting; curriculum development elements should show as building a curriculum structure that combines with sports classes, sports activity classes and extracurricular sports activities, a two-stage curriculum outline that is composed of curriculum outline concept, teaching guidance outline and competition guidance outline as planned, embody in the curriculum textbook compilation principle to make the curriculum interesting, practical and expandable, and adopt the way of organization of curriculum contents which are transformed into curriculum contents suitable for textbook and teaching. The author put forward the following strategies for curriculum devel-opment: develop the curriculum based on the concept of the SPARK curriculum and the spirit of the Curriculum Standard; fuse the curriculum with other disciplinary knowledge; combine the curriculum with extracurricular sports activities; train curriculum developers and implementers.
Key words: school physical education；campus football；school-based curriculum；sports, play and active recreation