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Nelson Fit for Life! Years 7 & 8 Student Book

By | Copyright Year:2015 | ISBN-13: 9780170261562

Published:07/08/2014
The Nelson Fit for Life! series is written for the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education syllabus. The 10 chapters mirror the 10 Areas of Learning, and the curriculum dot points are explicitly covered. With an Australia-wide author and reviewer team of experienced classroom teachers, you know these chapters are going to work for you!

*Complimentary access to NelsonNet is available to teachers who use the accompanying student book and workbook as a core resource in their classroom. Contact your education consultant for access codes and conditions.
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CONTENTS

Years 7 – 8
1 Get smart about drugs!
2 Eat well, live well
3 Health benefits of physical activity
4 Mental health and wellbeing
5 Positive relationships
6 Think safe, act safe, be safe
7 The great outdoors
8 Playing the game and being a good sport
9 Fitness through lifelong physical activity
10 Just dance!

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Robert Malpeli teaches at The Knox School, Victoria. He has been a leading light in senior physical education for over 25 years and his texts and resources are used in Victoria, Western Australia and New Zealand.

Amanda Telford is Associate in the School of Education at RMIT University. In addition to experience as an academic and as a health and physical education teacher, Amanda has experience as a company director of an organisation consisting of a network of over five thousand health and physical educators. She has been an advisor for state and federal governments in the area of Health and Physical Education and was involved in the development of the 2004 National Physical Activity Guidelines for children and young people. Her research focuses on the influence of family, community and school environments on youth physical activity behaviour.

Lee Anton-Hem has over 20 years' experience as a physical education specialist. She currently lectures at RMIT University, Victoria and teaches part-time in schools.

Dr Dean Dudley is a former Health and Physical Education Head Teacher and Director of Sport and now works as a physical education academic at Macquarie University. He is Senior Lecturer and Researcher of Health and Physical Education at Macquarie University, as well as Vice President (Oceania) of the International Federation of Physical Education and Chief Examiner (Personal Development, Health, and Physical Education) for the NSW Board of Studies and Teacher Education Standards. Dean was Expert Consultant on the Quality Physical Education Guidelines for Policymakers published by UNESCO in 2015. His research is focused on the assessment and reporting of physical education and the development of observed learning outcomes pertaining to physical literacy.

Jonathan Fender has been a physical education teacher for over 20 years in the UK and Australia. He has mainly taught health and physical education from Years 7–12 and more recently Years P–5.

Claire Stonehouse lectures at Deakin University in Health Education, Student Wellbeing and Sexuality Education in both primary and secondary pre-service education. Claire has worked in many sectors of the community, and has experience writing curricula and educating young people. Her areas of interest include: sexuality education; the educational impact that parents have on their children; and opening up conversations about mental health.

Kim Vandervelde is currently Head of Department at Monte Sant' Angelo Mercy College in North Sydney. Kim was part of an international team who wrote the HPE guide for all MYP International Baccalaureate schools globally.

Sam Watkins has taught physical, health and outdoor education, in both Melbourne and Perth. He currently teaches at Peter Moyes Anglican Community School, Western Australia.

Rachael Whittle has been a physical education teacher for many years. She is involved with the VCAA in assessment and curriculum development.

Emmé Wild has been involved in curriculum planning and writing for the School Curriculum and Standards Authority in Western Australia. Emmé is currently Head of Sport at St Hilda's Anglican School for Girls, Western Australia.

FEATURES

Written for the Australian Curriculum: Health and Physical Education

A very visual text that is easy to read

Skills are acquired through fun activities

Questions and activities from simple to extension levels

$64.50

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