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Health and Physical Education — Page 3 — Occasional Teachers

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Beyond Images – Media Literacy Lesson Plans

These  20 plus media literacy lesson plans for grades 4 through 8 include activities about appearance-based bullying, negative stereotypes, body image and self-esteem as well as why media messages are constructed. Registration is required.

Beyond Images – Media Literacy Lesson Plans

Mr. Gym

Tired of dodgeball? Here’s a collection of cooperative games to spice it up. For more ideas, check out the Games and Activities tab in the sidebar. It’s worth checking out the section for small space activities.
Mr. Gym

Daily Physical Activity Grade 1-3

Scheduling, teaching strategies, activities, safety guidelines, and using facilities.

Daily Physical Activity Grade 1-3

Daily Physical Activity in Grades 4-6

Planning, activities, warm-up and cool-down, safety guidelines, and resources.

Daily Physical Activity in Grades 4-6

Daily Physical Activity in Schools Grades 7-8

Planning and scheduling, use of facilities, activities, safety, and resources.

Daily Physical Activity in Schools Grades 7-8

The ABCs of DPA

ABC Cards for DPA. Great for occasional teachers to print out and take with them in their “bag of tricks.” Cards show letters with associated activities.

The ABCs of DPA

Daily Physical Activity

This site has a variety resources for daily physical activity and physical education.

Daily Physical Activity

Eat Right Ontario

This site, prepared by the Dieticians of Canada, contains information about eating right at school, nutrition information, and other resources. It also contains information that pertains to teachers.

Eat Right Ontario

Peel Regional Health Unit

A collection of health resources for teachers created by the Peel Regional Health Unit.

Peel Regional Health Unit

 

Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines Curricular, Interschool and Intramural Activities

The Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines represent the minimum standards for risk management practice for school boards. They focus the attention of teachers, intramural supervisors and coaches on safe practices, in every activity, in order to minimize the element of risk.

The Safety Guidelines are divided into Elementary and Secondary levels, each containing three separate modules:

  • Curricular – physical education program
  • Interschool – competitive programs (practices and competitions)
  • Intramurals – physical activity/recreation activities

The Safety Guidelines apply to physical activities that occur on the school site or as part of a school sponsored trip (i.e., day trip, overnight, out of province, or out of country).

Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines Curricular, Interschool and Intramural Activities