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Physical literacy lesson plans for summer camps and daycares

Physical literacy lesson plans for summer camps and daycares
July 2, 2013 No Comments »

These five special lesson plans were designed for activity coordinators to use to teach fundamental movement skills. Each lesson plan provides a series of fun games that develop early skills in running, jumping, throwing, catching, kicking, hopping, and more. The ... Read More »

Use our Skills Builder tool to help your child develop physical literacy

Use our Skills Builder tool to help your child develop physical literacy
March 12, 2013 No Comments »

A child needs to learn these basic movement skills early in life Read More »

Hands up for health and physical literacy

Hands up for health and physical literacy
March 6, 2013 1 Comment »

This video, produced by Ophea, introduces the concepts of physical and health literacy to children between the ages of 4 and 9. A general overview of both terms is introduced and defined in order to help children and youth build ... Read More »

Resources for parents

Resources for parents
February 7, 2013 2 Comments »

This section contains resources that parents can use to help their children to develop physical literacy. If you are an educator, caregiver, or program leader, please visit our Pro Resources section. Children develop physical literacy by learning a wide variety ... Read More »

Introduction to physical literacy

Introduction to physical literacy
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

Sport for Life is committed to implementing the practice of developing physical literacy across the country. Physical literacy occurs when individuals acquire the skills and confidence that allows them to enjoy a variety of sports and physical activities. The Introduction ... Read More »

Connecting physical literacy and physical education (video)

Connecting physical literacy and physical education (video)
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

PHE Canada has been our country’s premier professional organization for physical and health educators for 80 years. Its members are predominantly educators and administrators involved in the school system, training and researching in physical and health education. This video explains ... Read More »

The Active Start program from the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence

The Active Start program from the Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

The Pacific Institute for Sport Excellence (PISE) is a leader in development, innovative programming, education, and research involving high performance sport.  PISE benefits athletes, coaches, students, and the wider Victoria community through its personnel and facilities. The Active Start program ... Read More »

The ACCtive Start session planner from Athletic Community Centres

The ACCtive Start session planner from Athletic Community Centres
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

Athletic Community Centres (ACC) is a non-profit organization that provides health- and fitness-related knowledge and services at the grassroots level. ACC collaborates with municipalities, schools, and local sports organizations to promote and support physical activity initiatives. ACC’s Athletic Training programs focus ... Read More »

Get physical literacy on the agenda with BACK P.A.C.

Get physical literacy on the agenda with BACK P.A.C.
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

You can join a Parent Advisory Council or join the Governing Board to bring the topic of physical activity and physical literacy onto the agenda at your child’s school during regular Governing Board meetings.  The topics can include such things ... Read More »

LEAP BC’s Move family resource

LEAP BC’s Move family resource
January 7, 2013 No Comments »

The Move Family Resource promotes physical activity, early literacy, and healthy eating for children from birth to age three. It offers more than 40 activities directed at infants (birth–12 months) and toddlers (1–3 years). By using this resource as a ... Read More »