Trusted Health and Physical Education content delivered in new and better ways
The Jacaranda Health and Physical Education series combines quality content, a “learning made visible” framework and an exciting new platform, providing new and better ways to dramatically improve teaching and learning.
The series is available as digital-only, on a brand new eBook powered by learnON, the immersive digital learning platform that replaces eBookPLUS. learnON transforms trusted Jacaranda content to make learning more visible, personalised and social. For teachers, learnON includes additional teacher resources such as quarantined questions and answers, curriculum grids and work programs—no separate eGuide purchase is required.
The Jacaranda Health and Physical Education series provides high quality, curriculum-aligned content suitable for use in all states except New South Wales. Click here to see available PDHPE titles for NSW.
Opening videos for every topic bring Health and Physical Education to life
Key terms are highlighted and defined when rolled over
Interactive and inquiry-based activities enhance student health and well being
Relevant topics and issues
Strong coverage of positive relationships, bullying and issues of sexting, cyberbullying and youth mental health
Questions and checklists
Essential questions and checklists at the start and end of topics promote discussion and reflection
An immersive experience
Reading content with integrated media provides a dynamic and uninterrupted learning experience
The Jacaranda Health and Physical Education series will be delivered by learnON, the digital learning platform that replaces eBookPLUS.
Jacaranda learnON transforms trusted Jacaranda content to make learning more visible, personalised and social. It has been developed to achieve the highest level of digital sophistication, while supporting a wide range of users from the digital novice to the digital expert. That’s why every title delivered by learnON comes with printables (PDFs) of the reading content and activities, as well as the opportunity for teachers to unlock premium features for their classes.*
All Jacaranda Health and Physical Education titles powered by learnON comes with these powerful features out-of-the-box:
Everything in the one place, from theory to media, questions, answers and more, creates a seamless learning experience
Videos and interactivities embedded within the reading content, at the point of learning, support and enhance learning
Students gain visibility into their own performance via a user-friendly dashboard and on-demand reports
Customisation features such as highlighting, notes and favourites personalise the learning experience
Students receive immediate feedback via worked solutions and questions that are automatically marked
Teachers gain visibility into student performance with continual access to all students’ activities and results
Teachers can intervene at the right time by providing immediate and personalised feedback to students
Collaboration enables a virtual classroom experience as students are connected to their teacher and peers
Premium customisation enables teachers to upload their own resources, create and assign assessments, and more
*Premium features require certification by individual teachers. Certification (coming September 2017) will count towards Professional Development accreditation hours.
Learning made visible with learnON
All titles delivered by learnON align with the Jacaranda “learning made visible” framework.
This evidence-based pedagogical framework has been carefully constructed to make learning visible to students, teachers, schools and parents. At Jacaranda, we believe that making learning visible ensures that no student is left behind and no student is held back.
All Jacaranda Health and Physical Education titles delivered by learnON provide:
Diagnosis – pre-test (for)
learnON includes a pre-test to determine students’ proficiency before they begin a new topic of study
Taken directly from the curriculum, learnON includes clear goals outlining what students will learn in each topic
learnON enables practice through the completion of questions and particular activities, directly in the learnON platform
learnON includes theories, worked examples, videos, interactivities, discussions, activities, group work, investigations, practical tasks and more
In learnON, students receive feedback from a number of sources including the platform (via worked solutions and auto-marked questions), their teacher or peers
With visibility of students’ results, teachers can easily identify less abled and/or weak performing students in learnON and provide remedial exercises
Teachers can accelerate students in learnON, assigning work beyond the level they are enrolled in (for example, giving a Year 7 student Year 8 work)
learnON enables teachers to extend individuals or groups of students, providing work beyond the curriculum, including their own material
learnON provides opportunities for offline and online collaboration, from the entire title level down to the subtopic and even specific content level
End of topic formal test (of)
Teachers can use the quarantined topic tests in learnON as summative assessments, to be completed online or used as offline printable tests
Evaluation – post-test (of)
Used in conjunction with the pre-test, learnON includes a post-test to measure students’ achievement and improvement through the topic
Title: Jacaranda Health & Physical Education 7 & 8 learnON ISBN: 9780730323570 Author(s): Ruskin, Proctor, Dickens, Amezdroz, Nelson, Walsh and Cleary Publish date: November 2017 RRP: $54.95 Year: 7-8 Delivery: Activation code
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Title: Jacaranda Health & Physical Education 9 & 10 learnON ISBN: 9780730323556 Author(s): Wright, Amott, Cleary, Quinlan, Walsh, Gayfer and Gayfer Publish date: November 2016 RRP: $54.95 Year: 9-10 Delivery: Activation code
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