Net and court games

A practical unit designed for Stage 4. Students develop and refine movement skills and strategies to net and court games.

Consider the following questions when adapting or developing teaching and learning units.

  • What key messages do you want students to take away?
  • Why does this learning matter?

The following sample resource can be adapted by teachers to suit the individual needs of their students. Use these resources to plan and deliver PDHPE. They are suitable for the PDHPE K-10 syllabus (2018).

Resource content

Examples include volleyball, Newcombe ball, European handball, paddle tennis, and table tennis. Emphasis is placed on the opportunity skill development provides for enhancing participation in lifelong physical activity. The focus of discussion will be the interchangeability of skills across a range of contexts and the importance of practice.

Students will:

  • demonstrate movement skills in a variety of minor and traditional net and court games
  • participate effectively in team/group work activities
  • understand and apply the skills needed for successful and enjoyable participation in net and court games.

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PDPHE K-10 Syllabus (2018) © NSW Education Standards Authority (NESA) for and on behalf of the Crown in right of the State of New South Wales

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