Wednesday 16 June 2021 – 4pm 

Code: 7673


Provide your students with key advice for their exam preparation through this focused one-hour webinar on Edexcel GCSE (9 – 1) Physical Education

  • Component 2: Health and Performance

Health and Performance is worth 24% of the qualification, and includes challenging topics such as Sport Psychology and Socio-cultural influences.  This webinar is targeted directly at students who may lack confidence with Paper 2 content and question types. The session will focus on demonstrating effective techniques for written answers, which will ensure that students improve their performance in the final exams.

This webinar will provide your students with:

A specific focus on how to tackle the most challenging areas of the Paper 2 topics:

  • Health, fitness and well-being
  • Sport psychology
  • Socio-cultural influences
  • Meeting the Assessment Objectives
  • A framework for writing high quality extended answers


  • Access exam technique tips to support you in preparing to achieve the very best results
  • Gain in-depth understanding of the most challenging areas of Paper 2
  • Obtain top level strategies for producing excellent answers to the extended questions
  • Focus on top mark band requirements


  • All students of Pearson Edexcel PE


4.00pm – Introduction, welcome and sound check

4.05pm – How to excel in the exam in Topic 1:  Key areas of Health, fitness and well-being

  • Understanding health benefits and lifestyle choices
  • Data analysis made clear
  • Tackling likely question topics successfully

4.15pm – How to raise your game in Topic 2: Sports Psychology: how to apply the theory

  • Target setting and SMART goals
  • How to handle practice structures and guidance questions
  • Writing answers to satisfy AO2 and AO3 objectives

4.30 pm – Activity 2:  Plan out a 9 mark answer

  • Analysing student responses
  • Give students the opportunity to receive guidance from experts with examining experience

4.40 pm   How to score top marks in Topic 3 : Socio-cultural influences

  • Understanding Engagement patterns of different social groups
  • Commercialisation – explaining the advantages and disadvantages

4.55 pm  Activity:  Tackle an extended question from Topic 3

  • What makes an effective AO3 student response?
  • Review exemplar questions and answers, finding out how to improve exam skills

5.00pm – Final tips

David Pryce

David is an experienced Senior Examiner and moderator for a major examination board. He has delivered a wide range of training at conferences and CPD events which is known for its high quality. With over twenty years’ experience of teaching and examining GCE and GCSE PE, he combines a range of teaching and learning strategies with real insight into the key skills needed for examination success.