The Education Act requires that, at least once every two years, boards of trustees produce a written statement about how the school will implement health education.
The legislation requires schools to:
- Inform the school community about the content of the health education components of the curriculum;
- Consult with members of the school community regarding the way in which the school should implement health education;
- Describe, in broad terms, the health education needs of the school’s students.
It’s time, again, to consult with you on the health curriculum we offer at Blockhouse Bay Intermediate school. We look forward to collating student and parent feedback to inform us for future planning and assessment.
Health and Physical Education
In health and physical education, the focus is on the well-being of the students themselves, of other people, and of society through learning in health-related and movement contexts.
Four underlying and interdependent concepts are at the heart of this learning area: