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titlePhysical Education, Sport & Health Curriculum Plan

The table below outlines the curriculum followed in Years 7 and 8.


YEAR 7

YEAR 8

 

TERM 1

 

 

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Swimming   / Survival Aquatics

  • Water familiarization
  • survival techniques
  • stroke development

Fitness  
  (Use of ACHPER fitness testing program to determine individual fitness   levels)

Athletics

  • sprint events
  • distance events
  • long jump
  • triple jump
  • high jump
  • discus
  • shot put
  • javelin

SPORT  

  • cricket,
  • softball,
  • baseball,
  • tennis and
  • volleyball

Health

  •  Sun and Water Safety
  •  Personal Identity 
  •  Friendships 
  •  Bullying

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Swimming   /Survival Aquatics

Water familiarization

survival techniques

stroke development

Fitness
  (Use of ACHPER fitness program to determine individual fitness levels)

Athletics    (Extension of appropriate athletic events covered in Year 7)

SPORT  

  • Cricket
  • Softball
  • Baseball
  • tennis and volleyball

Health

  •   Sun and Water Safety,
  •   Bullying
  •   Values

 

TERM 2

 

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Minor   games and activities

Development of fundamental motor skills.

  • Throwing
  • Catching
  • Striking
  • Hitting
  • Tracking
  • team work
  • spatial awareness

SPORT  

  • Boys / girls football
  • boys / girls soccer
  • badminton
  • netball

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Minor   games and activities

Development of fundamental motor skills.

  • Throwing
  • Catching
  • Striking
  • Hitting
  • Tracking
  • team work
  • spatial awareness

SPORT  

  • Boys / girls football
  • boys / girls soccer
  • badminton
  • netball

 

TERM 3

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Gymnastics:

  • floor routines
  • balance beam
  • vaulting
  • ropes
  • rings
  • agility course

Dance:

  • Bush dancing
  • Folk dancing
  • community
  • cultural dancing

SPORT   Choice of:

  • table tennis
  • basketball
  • hockey
  • indoor hockey
  • soccer

Health

  • Puberty
  • Sexuality
  • drug education
  • risk taking behaviour (eg Alcohol and other drugs
  • Personal hygiene.

 

 

 

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

Gymnastics:

  • floor routines
  • balance beam
  • vaulting
  • ropes
  • rings
  • agility courses

Dance:

  • Bush dancing
  • Folk dancing
  • community
  • cultural dancing

SPORT   Choice of:

  • table tennis
  • basketball
  • hockey
  • indoor hockey
  • soccer

Health

  • Emotional
  • Social
  • physical health.
  • Personal relationships
  • Risk taking behaviour
  • Influences on our decision making
  • Community resources,
  • Sexuality,
  •   STI’s,
  •   Safe Sex,
  •   contraception.

 

 

TERM 4

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

  • Summer fitness
  • Fitness testing.

Negotiated with students

SPORT   (No interschool competition)

(Choice of Recreation or summer sports)

PHYSICAL   EDUCATION

  • Summer fitness
  • Fitness testing.

Negotiated with students

SPORT   (No interschool competition)

(Choice of Recreation or summer sports)