PDHPE IN PRIMARY SCHOOLS Samar Iskander
Why is PDHPE important? • There are many reasons to why PDHPE is important to everyone and below are a few examples: - Health and Well-being- Develop life skills- Staying active and happy- Develop and improve social skills- Co-operative techniques.
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Maintaining a Healthy and active lifestyle • Unfortunately today’s society children are growing up being so attached to technology inventions like x-box, Facebook, play station etc and they are getting lazy and not participating in physical activities like soccer, tennis etc. Children these days must maintain a strong physical lifestyle. Children must also maintain a healthy eating habit, which include fruit and vegetables. “Health experts agree that all children should engage in more vigorous activity of at least 20 minutes at lest 3 times per week (PDHPE K-6 Syllabus). http://www.google.com.au/imgres?q=5+veg+2+fruit&num=10&hl=en&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=667&tbm=isch&tbnid=7vnqveAhRgmjbM:&imgrefurl=http://www.healthyactive.gov.au/&docid=AvIH4OTTl5x3XM&w=210&h=80&ei=tGuJTpK7Ho-uiQeBn-BG&zoom=1 • K-6 PDHPE Syllabus
What does PDHPE teach us? http://www.google.com.au/imgres?q=pdhpe&start=21&num=10&hl=en&gbv=2&biw=1366&bih=667&tbm=isch&tbnid=lSjl2NENNkmWtM:&imgrefurl=http://www.hoxtonpark-h.schools.nsw.edu.au/sws/view/1179251.node&docid=kbc8kt49Sgg4EM&w=518&h=371&ei=0G6JTvWxI4mNmQWZkb0S&zoom=1&iact=hc&vpx=1129&vpy=347&dur=100&hovh=136&hovw=191&tx=105&ty=109&sqi=2&page=2&tbnh=127&tbnw=173&ndsp=22&ved=1t:429,r:6,s:21