Who is he...
Head of Department – Physical and Health Education. He has spent over fifteen years in physical and health education working in public schools in Washington State and overseas. He is currently teaching years 9 and 10 at Chadwick International but has experience at all levels from Pre-Kindergarten to year 10. He is new to the Middle Years Program but not to criterion based grading. He is a teacher and a student of physical and health education and continues to apply new skills and strategies. He strives to teach students about life as well as the content of the classroom.
Health Education in the Physical and Health Education Curriculum
Integrating Health Education topics into the Physical Education curriculum is a challenge for all teachers. This course will break down the model of instruction used by Chadwick International for students in years 1 – 5 of the MYP. We will share the basis for out teaching model, criterion assessed, and some assessment options. As a group we will also discuss other options for integrating the health topics into the physical education classroom.