Learning Health and Physical Education Through Inquiry

Throughout this webinar participants will:

  • Experience the Inquiry Based Learning process and approach in the context of health and physical education.
  • Break down the Inquiry process in order to identify potential starting points in instruction as well as tools to help activate student learning.
  • Explore scenarios and practical examples across the H&PE curriculum for grades 1-12.
  • Discover resources developed by Ophea to support Inquiry-Based Learning in H&PE.


Heather Gardner is an elementary health and physical educator with the Hamilton Wentworth District School Board and curriculum consultant with Ophea. Heather has developed over 40 resources for H&PE and was one of the contributors for the Inquiry Based Learning Guide. In addition, Heather has provided hundreds of professional learning opportunities for educators across Canada.

Note: The original webinar date was May 19, 2016.