A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time

Danielle Simpson
Do you need an insight into all aspects of Stage 6 PDHPE to successfully deliver it in an engaging manner? A comprehensive toolkit for teaching the HSC component.
Target Audience
Beginning or inexperienced Stage 6 PDHPE Secondary teachers.
76 reviews
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This course provides teachers with a toolkit to commence teaching Stage 6 PDHPE content. Participants will unpack the requirements for effectively commencing teaching HSC content and begin their personal planning process.

Audience

Beginning or inexperienced Stage 6 PDHPE Secondary teachers.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

This course will empower you to take on teaching Stage 6 PDHPE. You will examine Stage 6 content, will design innovative T/L strategies for the HSC course, become familiar with scope and sequencing of units and HSC assessment requirements. Methods to ensure students are prepared for HSC style examination questions will also be explored so you can take these on board in your own teaching. Participants will be able to share ideas and make connections in a collegial environment.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

Start Date Location Availability Price    
08/09/2017 Sydney CBD Places available $339 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

HSC PDHPE: the basics to get you started for teaching the course

1 hour and 30 minutes

-Introduction and overview of the day
- Stage 6 PDHPE structure is examined with suggested scope and sequences for teaching of units of work being modelled.
-Content for Core 1 and Core 2 modules are explored with a focus on highlighting material that transfers from Preliminary content, allows choice in content or is picked up in an option module.
-Some innovative T/L strategies are modelled for teaching this content as well as resources that can be used.

Delivery will be presentation style, allowing ample opportunities for questions and discussion.

HSC PDHPE Options and HSC assessment requirements

1 hour and 30 minutes

- What options are available to teach?
- How to select what to teach?
-What are the HSC course assessment requirements?
- What makes a good HSC assessment task? Samples of tasks are reviewed to determine this.

Delivery will be a mixture of presentation style, discussion and small group work.

HSC PDHPE: routines to enhance student results

30 minutes

A sample of tried practices and routines will be presented that have enhanced student engagement and knowledge with content leading to prepared and successful HSC examination performance.

Preparing for teaching your students

1 hour and 30 minutes

Participants will be given the opportunity to design innovative T/L strategies for Stage 6 PDHPE content in small groups. These will be presented to the group and collated so they can be taken back to use in the classroom.

What To Bring

Stage 6 PDHPE Syllabus,
Support Document for Stage 6 PDHPE Syllabus,
Laptop/tablet

User Rating

4.9

Latest Reviews

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A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Mitchell Baker on 04/07/2017

Resource pack is great. Presenter very engaging.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Praneet Singh on 04/07/2017

Well presented and has real-life applications.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
04/07/2017

Resources provided and activity was extremely beneficial. Presenter was very engaging.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Sarah Thomas on 04/07/2017

Loved the resources. Was good to look at effective ways of delivering the content.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
04/07/2017

Some good resources. Very dry presentation though.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
04/07/2017

Very helpful.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Mark Williams on 04/07/2017

The course was really helpful for my preparation.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
04/07/2017

Great insight into resources that are recent and relevant to young people (e.g. AIHW Infographics for Corel content).

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Donna Castillo on 04/07/2017

Very informative as I am only teaching Stage 6 for the first time. Excellent resources to take back to my faculty.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
04/07/2017

Very useful resources. I thought Stage 6 would include more prelim work.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Alysha Bright on 04/07/2017

Danielle’s knowledge and experience was excellent. The links made between Prelim and HSC syllabus was very valuable. The amount of practical resources and links we were given will assist greatly.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Misty-Lee Wood on 04/07/2017

Course was very engaging and relevant. Highly recommended.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Renuka Rama on 04/07/2017

Content was relevant. Excellent strategies provided.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Good information, easy to comprehend and good ideas that are practical and ca be applied in classroom setting. Variety of resources.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Excellent resources provided an example that work in the classroom.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Very informative.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Detailed and relevant. Extremely well set out with clear goals and expectations. Very informative.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Good and easy to understand

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
by Lyndal Cassidy on 16/09/2016

Content is extremely helpful. I loved Danielle’s style of delivery -a casual yet very informative, a wealth of knowledge.

A Toolkit for Teaching Stage 6 PDHPE for the First Time
16/09/2016

Experienced presenter
Knowlegable
Provided excellent resources
Well spoken


About the team


Danielle Simpson

Creator

Danielle is the Professional Learning Consultant for Health and Physical Education (HPE) and is part of the quality assurance team at Teacher Training Australia (TTA). Her experience in the Health and Physical Education sector is broad. It encompasses teaching, consultancy, presenting lectures/workshops through to administration of a professional association.

Danielle has been teaching Personal Development, Health and Physical Education (PDHPE) in NSW for the past 20 years and has been Head of Department for 11 of those years. She is currently teaching PDHPE part time. Danielle is an experienced educational consultant who has worked with schools in areas such as mentoring PDHPE faculties, program and assessment writing, curriculum content and delivery for inexperienced teachers of Stage 6 PDHPE and HSC marking simulation.

Danielle has co authored the textbook for Senior PDHPE “Application and Inquiry HSC Course” (second edition) and is an experienced senior HSC marker. She is also part of the writing team for Preliminary PDHPE and HSC Trial examinations for various professional bodies. Danielle presents student workshops with HSC In the Holidays for HSC PDHPE revision. She is the administrative assistant of the PDHPE Teachers Association.