Sport Education Program

The Sport Education for Physical Education program (S.E.P.E.P)

The Pascoe Vale Girls’ Year 7 and 8 Sport Education for Physical Education Program known as S.E.P.E.P, is run over two semesters encompassing one semester of Volleyball (Term 1 and 2) and one semester of Netball (Term 3 and 4).

The Sport Education for Physical Education Program is a student run program overseen by the Physical Education teacher/s. The S.E.P.E.P program is designed to cater for a range of abilities and aid students to further develop their fundamental motor and locomotion skills. The program develops and enhances game sense strategies at a beginner, intermediate and advanced level. Also, the S.E.P.E.P program promotes student responsibility in a variety of roles. These include the following:

  • Captain
  • Coach
  • Umpire
  • Scorer
  • Resource/materials manager
  • Duty Official

The S.E.P.E.P program is designed to improve and enhance student learning in a variety of ‘Learning Methods’. These include the following:

  • Cooperative learning
  • Team work
  • Self-Discovery
  • Collaborative learning
  • Personalized System Of Instructions (PSI)

Furthermore, the S.E.P.E.P program develops and enhances student skills required in a team environment. These include the following:

  • Leadership skills
  • Appreciation of different abilities
  • Respect for team mates/ opponents/officials
  • A sense of belonging/team membership
  • Social interaction skills
  • Self-esteem, self -concept and self-belonging
  • Team goal-setting skills
  • Self-discipline, patience and persistence
  • Resilience through sharing positive and negative experiences