A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE

Danielle Simpson
Are you preparing to teach Prelim PDHPE for the first time? Gain confidence & knowledge to deliver the Prelim component of Stage 6 PDHPE.
Target Audience
Beginning teachers or inexperienced Stage 6 PDHPE teachers.
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Learning Areas

Teaching Standards

General Description

This course provides teachers with a comprehensive insight into requirements for commencing teaching Stage 6 PDHPE Preliminary content. Participants will unpack the requirements for effectively commencing teaching Preliminary content and begin their personal planning process.

Audience

Beginning teachers or inexperienced Stage 6 PDHPE teachers.

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

This course will increase your knowledge and understanding of Preliminary PDHPE which will contribute to enhancing your confidence to take on Stage 6 teaching. You will examine Stage 6 Preliminary content, become familiar with scope and sequencing of units and assessment requirements. Participants will be exposed to resources, sample assessment tasks and T/L strategies. Sharing of ideas and making connections in a collegial environment during collaborative work will contribute to designing either an assessment task or T/L strategies to take back to the classroom.


This course contributes to 5.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now 16/11/2018 Sydney CBD Places available $347 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Preliminary PDHPE- content basics

1 hour and 30 minutes

-Introduction of presenter and participants and overview of the day
- Stage 6 Preliminary PDHPE structure is examined with suggested scope and sequences for teaching of units of work being modelled.
-Content for core modules and options are explored with a focus on highlighting material that is important as it transfers or continues into the HSC course.
-Some T/L strategies are modelled for teaching aspects of this content as well as resources that can be used.
-Suggested resources are highlighted

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

Preliminary PDHPE- assessment basics and routines for HSC preparation

1 hour and 30 minutes

-What are the new Stage 6 PDHPE assessment requirements?
-What should an internal assessment schedule look like?
-What makes a good assessment task? Samples of tasks are reviewed to determine this.
-How do you determine ROSA grades?
- What practices should you establish early on to assist HSC preparation?

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

Preparing for your own teaching

2 hours

Participants will be given the opportunity to work collaboratively to design either innovative T/L strategies for Stage 6 Preliminary PDHPE content or an assessment task 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 Syllabus ( soft or hard copy)
Stage 6 Support Document ( soft or hard copy)
Laptop/Tablet

User Rating

4.9

Latest Reviews

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A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Brittany Sharkey on 12/04/2018

Excellent presenter. So much knowledge to share.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Michelle Garbutt on 12/04/2018

Presentation was highly informative, relevant. Professionally presented. Lots of useful content. Thank you.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Michelle Fisher on 12/04/2018

Clear cut and easy to understand. Broken up into specific blocks of content. Got good tips and overview of the course. Not too long either – well timed.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Paul Fogarty on 12/04/2018

The course was well presented. It provided several resources. Was engaging and allowed for collaboration.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Rebecca Gair on 12/04/2018

Danielle provided relevant information in an interesting manner. Provided great examples and ensured new teachers had a clear direction of where to start.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Adam Ezekiel on 12/04/2018

Very clear presenting throughout the day. Excellent mixture of content and practical strategies to use in the classroom. Great resources to take away from the day as well.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

The course is well structured and extremely informative. Danielle provided a thorough explanation of all the resources.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Ziyad Ali on 12/04/2018

Very useful and easy to understand. Great for a refresh.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Linzie MacLean on 12/04/2018

Have access prior to notes to type directly on to laptops. Less paper needed and handouts.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

Good content which I am looking forward to putting into practice.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

A great overview of the PDHPE course. Covering content, assessment and resources. Also a goo chance to meet other PDHPE Teachers.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

Very well structured. Provided excellent practical strategies and essential methods. All information was useful and relevant. Presenter was extremely knowledgeable and helpful.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

Very helpful. Presented as if audience were new to teaching. Clear speaker. It would’ve been good to try/have more resources for key syllabus components.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Leigh-Anne Hartwig on 12/04/2018

Presenter has excellent knowledge/experience. Gave relevant examples. A good combination of hands on and theory.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

Very useful and informative.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
12/04/2018

Some really insightful suggestions made and the content was presented in a straight to the point manner which was really an effective way to get a grasp of some complex area/topics.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Michaela Clark on 12/04/2018

Excellent, friendly, knowledgeable presenter. Very useful PD. I am not so freaked out about teaching Stage 6 for the first time in 2018.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Samantha Allen on 08/03/2018

Great personal atmosphere. Good opportunities to ask questions to gain understanding. Very knowledgeable and great sharing of ideas and resources.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
08/03/2018

Very personal course. Answered all the questions that we had regarding the Prelim course.

A guide for preparing to teach Preliminary PDHPE
by Melissa Omar on 08/03/2018

Enjoyed the less informal teaching with a small group. I gained a lot of relevant and practical information and developed a deeper understanding of teaching Prelim.


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 25 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 Vice President (conference) of the PDHPE Teachers Association.