Physical Literacy

The After School for All! guide presents key features that contribute to successful after school programs. It highlights strategies...
Available for purchase: The 50 Fitness Activity Cards is a valuable resource to help create a library of core on the spot fitness...
Video library with over 30 short video clips demonstrating different fundamental movement skills in action featuring children as well as...
This document provides structured physical activities using space and equipment most centres possess. The activities are easy to implement...
Resources, ideas and research information related to physical activity and early years. Includes activity ideas for families with children...
A physical activity, physical education, and healthy eating resource guide designed to link teachers, youth coaches, and community...
Active for Life is a national movement about physical literacy that targets parents who want to raise active and successful kids, which...
These five special physical literacy lesson plans for summer camps and daycares were designed for activity coordinators to use to teach...
Active for Life offers the following resources for educators, caregivers, camp leaders, and after-school program leaders who want to...
When aligning physical literacy with literacy, we understand that progressions are required to develop competencies. Just as ABCs help us...
This four-page booklet is a quick resource guide introducing parents, coaches and athletes to Physical Literacy. It looks at physical...
This site includes a variety of resources, available for purchase, to support recreation leaders, coaches, teachers and anyone getting...
Canada’s Physical Literacy Consensus Statement was released at the International Physical Literacy Conference on June 13, 2015. The...
Watch instructional videos on how to administer CAPL or practice scoring CAPL using existing videos for: Grip Strength, Height, Obstacle...
Children in Sport is a program designed to ensure that children receive the most positive experience possible from sport. The focus of this...
What is the connection between physical education, physical literacy and community sport participation? And what role can teachers, school...
This series of short videos (one to six minutes duration) is designed to help you create a quality physical literacy experience for your...
Defines Physical Literacy and looks at Canada’s Long-term Athlete Development Model (LTAD), Fundamental Sport Skills, Physical Literacy...
This article looks at the findings of a pan-Alberta Advisory Committee (the Committee) that came together in 2011-12 to tackle...
The Ophea Early Learning Resource assists kindergarten teachers, early-childhood educators and early-learning teams with the implementation...
The Family ACTIVation Pack is a fun packed resource to help parents/carers of 5 to 12 year olds get active with their children....
A physical literacy resource for Early Childhood Educators in Windsor-Essex County
Active Start and FUNdamentals for Children with a Physical Disability resource is designed for teachers and coaches of youth who have a...
This handbook (available for purchase) includes theory, tips and activities to assist in teaching motor skills with specific adaptations...
The Fundamental Movement Skills (FMS) series (available to purchase from PHE) teaches fundamental movement and sport skills through both...
This site features no-cost downloadable videos of games in various categories, including Physical Literacy that walk you through the...
Three-minute illustrated videos that will teach children and youth about the importance of physical and health literacy in a fun and...
Physical activity is essential to healthy development, and the early years are the best time to give children an active start. The Best...
This resource is designed for care providers and focuses on the development of fundamental motor skills and the facilitation of physical...
Active for Life has created the Skills Builder web tool so you can check how physically literate your child is. At a glance, the...
I CAN Develop Physical Literacy is a resource for anyone in the community working with children on the Autism Spectrum Disorder (ASD)...
This presentation discusses how to integrate physical literacy and FUNdamental Movement Skills into a variety of settings such as...
Presentations and handouts from the IPLC April 2013 conference. The conference brought together sport, health, education and recreation...
JiggiJump combines spectacular music with fantasy adventures to inspire children to get physically active!  Ideally, use these videos...
Kids CanMove is a gymnastics program for elementary schools. It promotes physical literacy in elementary schools by teaching kids...
Let Them Play - Lessons in After School Program Quality Through the RBC Learn to Play Project in Kings County Nova Scotia, is part of a...
This consultation paper describes a 7-stage Canadian framework of LTAD, a training, competition, and recovery program based on...
This document is an overview of Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) principles as they relate to individuals with an intellectual...
The Alberta Native Friendship Centres Association and the Be Fit For Life Network collaborated on this project to share traditional games...
Resources created to highlight the importance of outdoor play in the winter and to provide some fun ways to do so.  Learning...
This resource uses a Teaching Games for Understanding approach to work students through tactical gameplay problems, think through options...
Designed to provide parents and caregivers of children with information and activities to enhance their motor skill development. Broken...
This rapid evidence review looks at how school ground greening, also referred to as naturalization, impacts the health of elementary school...
The Government of Ontario and TO2015 have created a program to help every kid be a Pan Am/Parapan Am Kid. This means children and...
Lessons and activity plans are designed to ensure all children, regardless of ability, are provided with access to quality physical...
Passport for Life supports the awareness, assessment, development and advancement of physical literacy among students and teachers. The...
The activities provided in this guide include warm-ups, moderate to vigorous physical activity for limited spaces and outdoors, cool-downs...
Co-presenters: LJ Bartle, National Director, HIGH FIVE, Parks and Recreation Ontario, and Brandy Tanenbaum, Program Coordinator, Sunnybrook...
Vol. 20 of the Learning Team newsletter is all about Physical Literacy, including general articles, ideas for eductors and families, and...
Directed at individuals aged seven and up, the PLAY Tools determine gaps in physical literacy development, and provide calls-to-action to...

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