Level 1 Physical Education

Pre-requisites:

The student must have taken at least 4 trimesters of PE at middle school level.

Course description:

This course aims to improve performance in a variety of physical activities as well as learn about how the body works and responds to physical activity, both practically and mentally. This course is on average half practical and half theory. Most of the practical components involve consistent participation and reflection on your performance.

Topics covered:

– Let’s get physical (factors that affect participation)

– Improving my volleyball performance

– Discovery – the moving body (anatomy and biomechanics)

– Social responsibility in physical activity (basketball)

– Actions that assist (coaching juniors)

Credits available:

Number Title I or E * Credits
90962 Participate actively in a variety of physical activities and explain factors that influence own participation. I 5
90963 Describe the function of the body as it relates to the performance of physical activity. I 5
90964 Demonstrate quality movement in the performance of a physical activity. I 3
90969 Take purposeful action to assist others to participate in physical activity. I 2
90966 Demonstrate interpersonal skills in a group and explain how these skills impact on others. I 4
90967 Demonstrate strategies to improve the performance of a physical activity and describe the outcomes. I 3

I or E * = Internal or external assessments

Leads to:

NCEA level 2 – Level 2 PE.

Contact: Ms S Bateup

Upcoming events

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Last day of term 4.

Friday 10 Dec

10th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre. Middle School 9am. Junio... [Read more]

Thursday 2 Dec

2nd of December Teacher Only Day. No School. This is a day set by the Ministry of Education and will be coveri... [Read more]

Monday 29 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 22 Nov

22nd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre at 6pm.

Monday 25 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 18 Oct

18th October. Term 4 begins

Friday 1 Oct

1st October. Last day of term 3.

Friday 24 Sep

24th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]

Monday 13 Sep

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