Presentation on theme: "PDHPE: Why is it so important in schools?. Personal Development, Health and Physical Education is essential in schools to help students lead a healthy."— Presentation transcript:
Personal Development, Health and Physical Education is essential in schools to help students lead a healthy active lifestyle.
The focus of PDHPE is to encourage students to make well informed decisions about nutrition, daily activity, safety and personal wellbeing. It also helps to promote positive interpersonal relationships and develop physical, social, cognitive and emotional aptitudes.
Students learn to deal with issues such as: Drug education, Safe Living, Personal awareness, Stranger Danger and Sexuality.
By encouraging students to adopt healthy habits in primary education, they are better equipped in making healthy decisions for the rest of their lives.