Health and physical education

​​​Ways to include health and physical education in your child's educational program.

Online resources:

  • HPE in the Australian Curriculum
    Learning resources for Health and Physical Education available from the Australian Curriculum Assessment and Reporting Authority (ACARA).
  • ​HPE in the Victorian Curriculum
    Learning resources for Health and Physical Education available from the Victorian Curriculum and Assessment Authority (VCAA).
  • Smiling Mind
    Free mindfulness and meditation app for children.
  • VicHealth
    Information about diverse health issues as well as ideas to promote physical activity.
  • World Health Organisation
    Information about global health issues.
  • CSIRO Nutrition and Health
    Health information and current issues including nutrition, diet, biosecurity and other issues.
  • Australian Organic Schools
    Online information and lessons regarding organic food, aligned with the Australian Curriculum.
  • Beachsafe Surf Safety
    Interactive resources provided by Surf Lifesaving Australia about rip currents, weather, marine wildlife, lifeguards and more.
  • TrackSAFE Education
    Resources to encourage safe behaviour around trains and tracks.
  • Diabetes Victoria
    Information regarding diabetes, causes and contributing factors of diabetes and risk management.
  • Nutrition Australia
    Free healthy recipes, as well as books, posters, webinars and fact sheets for purchase.
  • EatForHealth
    Information, resources and recipes for healthy eating aligned with the Australian Dietary Guidelines.
  • Super Healthy Kids
    Recipes and meal plans for fun healthy eating.
  • Ausdance Victoria
    Resources, events and information regarding dance and dance education in Victoria.
  • Cosmic Kids Yoga
    Themed videos to lead children in short sessions of yoga, mindfulness and relaxation.