H&PE Curriculum | Ophea.net

Search form


#Ophea100 Learning Series: Rethinking Social-Emotional Learning

Monday, September 13, 2021
As Ophea celebrates a century of fostering healthy active living, we know our work is far from done. This August, we collaborated with subject matter experts and hosted an equity-informed practices learning and discussion series. Join us each month from September to December, as we provide a recap...

Exploring and Applying Vaping Education within the Elementary H&PE Curriculum Webinar Blog

Friday, May 21, 2021
On April 27, 2021, Ophea hosted a webinar about exploring and applying vaping education within the elementary Health & Physical Education (H&PE) curriculum. The session was formulated around three themes to provide educators with an opportunity to: examine the scope and sequence of learning...

Supporting H&PE with Virtual Schools

Thursday, April 29, 2021
This school year has brought many unforeseen challenges, and how we teach and learn has been flipped upside down. Educators on the remote learning platform have been required to shift their way of thinking when delivering the curriculum; learning new and innovative ways to create compelling,...

Ask Us: Vaping and Making Connections to the Elementary H&PE Curriculum Webinar Blog

Tuesday, April 6, 2021
On March 9, 2021, Ophea hosted a webinar about vaping and its connections to the elementary Health & Physical Education (H&PE) curriculum. The purpose of the session was to provide educators with facts about vaping, have their questions answered, and learn about the importance of adopting a...

Drawing The Line on Sexual Violence in Ontario Webinar Blog

Monday, March 29, 2021
Teachers serve many roles in a school community. They are in a position to shape how students learn, and provide support in setting them up for success to be responsible, reflective, and independent thinkers. As role models and mentors to students, teachers also play a critical role in helping to...

The Digital Landscape of the Fundamental Principles in Health & Physical Education

Thursday, January 7, 2021
Schools have changed drastically over the course of the pandemic, and it is clear that the education system is shifting. While educators in school buildings adapt their instruction to safe physical distancing measures shaped and constrained by the physical environment, remote educators are learning...

Ask a Dietitian: Explore Nutrition Facts and the H&PE Curriculum Webinar Blog

Wednesday, December 16, 2020
On November 18, 2020, Ophea hosted a webinar exploring nutrition facts and the H&PE Curriculum, which featured educators and a dietitian. The purpose of the session was to give educators a chance to learn about nutrition, confirm or expose long-held nutrition beliefs, and leave feeling...

A Research Agenda to Better Support Indigenous Students and Indigenous Content in Ontario Health and Physical Education

Monday, December 7, 2020
The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of Canada’s Calls to Action, published in 2015, highlighted Canadian educators’ moral and ethical responsibilities to contribute to the advancement of reconciliation between Canadians and Indigenous peoples. However, as H&PE educators in Ontario’s schools...

An Exploration of Assessment and Evaluation in the Elementary Health and Physical Education Curriculum Webinar Blog

Monday, May 11, 2020
In April, Ophea recorded a webinar focusing on assessment and evaluation in the 2019 Elementary Health and Physical Elementary curriculum, taking a specific look into Strand A: Social-Emotional Learning skills, as this was an area of interest that was shared in feedback from our previous webinars....

Human Development & Sexual Health Peer Sharing Webinar Blog

Monday, April 13, 2020
In March, Ophea hosted a peer sharing webinar with a specific focus on supporting the implementation of the Human Development & Sexual Health curriculum expectations, one of the health topics in Strand D: Healthy Living within the 2019 Ontario Elementary Health and Physical Education (H&PE...