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 11 Dec

11th December Last day of term 4, 2020.

Friday 11 Dec

11th December Junior and middle school prizegiving takes place at the Regent theatre.

Monday 30 Nov

Westland Anniversay Day holiday. No school.

Monday 23 Nov

23rd November Senior Prizegiving takes place at the Regent Theatre.

Friday 13 Nov

13th November Senior students go on study leave for their NCEA exams.

Monday 26 Oct

Labour day holiday. No School.

Monday 12 Oct

12th October to 17th October Westland High School will be staging Big Fish a School production at the Regent t... [Read more]

Monday 12 Oct

Term 4 begins

Friday 25 Sep

Last day of term 3.

Friday 25 Sep

25th September the Westland High School Ball takes place. More information regarding venue and other details w... [Read more]
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