Physical Education in schools concerns the involvement of children in fitness activities, sports, Health and Drug Education, gymnastics and some aspects of dance. All are designed to encourage a healthier, more enjoyable lifestyle.
Please note : Currently there are a number of resources listed on this page as the Physical Education Resources has been archived for some time. As you may have noted, a number of these pages have been de-archived. Now the PE Resources page has been de-archived and updated, resources from this page will be moved there.The resources which are still valid will remain on both pages for the time being. A final decision will be made in the near future about whether this changes.
This page looks at the State & Territory information - including curriculum; sections covering fitness activities, minor games, aerobics; sources of assistance; lesson plans; and Australian Physical Education groups.
Australian Capital Territory
- Board of Senior Secondary Studies
A list of the courses in Health, Outdoor & Physical Education offered in Years 11 and 12. Each can be downloaded in MS Word format and range from Human Movement to Sports Studies. Each runs till 2023.
- Health and Wellbeing - Education
‘The following resources provide further information on current initiatives implemented at ACT schools including : PE Pulse Network and Healthy Schools Network ACT’.
- Physical Activities Policy - Education
‘This policy establishes a standard for conducting any Physical Activity that maximises the learning outcomes for all students, whilst minimising risk and ensuring appropriate duty of care arrangements’. You can also access a range of related documents from the listing on the right.
- Physical Activity Foundation
‘All Kids, More Active, More Often. Programs, resources, health information’. Move It Challenge, Active Kids Challenge, more.
- Health and Physical Education - The
The Australian Curriculum forms the basis of the curriculum in ACT schools from Foundation to Year 10. This link will provide a basis for what is involved with this..
New South Wales
‘The NSW body which is part of a national professional association representing people who work in the areas of Health Education, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport, Dance, Community Fitness or Movement Sciences’. They provide resources, professional learning and awards plus much more.
- PDHPE in Kindergarten to
‘View the syllabus and other support materials for the specific, listed courses’.
- PDHPE - Personal
Development, Health and Physical Education K - 10
Syllabus, Foundation Statements, Parents Guide, other resources, Modules, case studies, programming advice.
PDHPE [Personal Development, Health and Physical Education] Stage 6 [Years 11 and 12]
‘Here you will find the Stage 6 syllabuses and course descriptions. Each syllabus provides examination and assessment materials, and other support materials’. The Content Endorsed Course for Sport, Lifestyle and Recreation Studies [Stage 6] which enables students to further develop their understanding of and competence in a range of sport and recreational pursuits is found here.
- Physical Activity and Sports Studies 7–10 [NESA]
‘Students engage in a wide range of physical activities in order to develop key understandings about how and why we move and how to enhance quality and enjoyment of movement. The course includes Life Skills outcomes and content for students with disability’. Sample Units of Work and other resources can be found on this page.
‘Physical Education is not about playing games or sport, nor is it about simply building fitness or accumulating a minimum amount of physical activity time spent in lessons – the focus should be on purposeful learning’.
- School Sport
‘The School Sport Unit [SSU] provides carefully planned, adaptable and enjoyable physical activity experiences for all students in NSW public schools. Covers Representative Sport, the Premier’s Sporting Challenge, School Programs, Policy And Guidelines and Professional Learning’, more. NSW Department of Education. In addition to these, you can also access the following as part of this site :
- Code of Conduct
This ‘underpins core values of the NSW Department of Education in which every student is known, valued and cared for’.
- Disability and Participation Programs
‘Find information on opportunities for students with disabilities and find information and register for participation based programs that provide further opportunities for students to participate in sport and physical activity’.
- Sample whole school physical activity timetables
These ‘provide examples of how the minimum requirements of planned physical activity can be demonstrated’.
- Sport and Physical Activity Policy
‘Sets out the requirements related to mandatory weekly participation in sport and physical activity for schools and their students. This includes identifying local procedures that support the planning and delivery of high-quality, safe sport and physical activity programs’.
- Sport Safety Guidelines
‘The Sport Safety Guidelines are in place to assist schools in developing appropriate risk assessments for sport and physical activity. It also includes Specific sport and physical activity guidelines’.
- Teaching and Learning - Resource Library
‘Filter our growing list of resources [about 50 available] by Learning area and Stage’.
Health & Physical Education curriculum across the three levels listed. Use the link to the The Australian Curriculum, now being used by the Northern Territory.
Physical Activity Requirements for Schools Policy
Available in PDF and Word formats.
- NT Health Nutrition and Physical Activity
Northern Territory Health. Aspects relate to what is happening, or should happen, in schools.
- Physical Education
‘The NTCSA is based upon the South Australian Certificate of Education [SACE]’. ‘Students gain an understanding of human functioning and physical activity, and an awareness of the community structures and practices that influence participation in physical activity’. Key documents, Learning and Assessment Plans, Individual Performance Indicators, more. Renewed Stage 2 Physical Education was taught for the first time in 2020.
Safety in School Sport Policy
This is the PDF version of the report. You can download a Word Format [.docx] here.
Year 10 Health and Physical Education Subject Outline
Background, Pathways, Content, more.
Provides support including Professional Development, Events, Resources and more.
- Drug Education and Intervention
Introduction, Drug intervention measures, Online Resources.
- Health and Physical Education
Senior Subjects [QCAA]
‘There are 2 types of senior subjects in the area of Health and Physical Education - General and Applied Syllabuses. Links on the page cover these as well as Learning Area News’. Specific to this major area are Physical Education  and Sport & Recreation .
- HPE Sourcebook Modules
‘Sourcebook modules provide teachers with a range of learning and teaching ideas. Teachers are encouraged to modify modules to meet the specific needs and interests of particular groups of students and individual students, their own needs and the learning environment’. While from the previous curriculum, they should still prove capable of adaptation for the current curriculum.
- P-10 Health and Physical
Overview [with further information here - Learning Area Overview], Australian Curriculum, Teaching and Learning, Assessment.
- P-10 Health and
Physical Education Assessment Resources
A range of resources [which can be filtered to specific levels] to assist teachers.
Activity in State Schools
‘The department recognises the importance of physical activity in the health and wellbeing of children and young people. Engaging in regular physical activity of at least moderate intensity is part of a healthy and active lifestyle’.
- Senior Syllabus Resource Search
Filter using the options available in the top section of the page.
ACHPER South Australia
Provides support including Professional Learning, Active Programs, Resources and more.
- Game On
‘The South Australian Government has invested in Game On : Getting South Australia moving , a forward-looking framework that outlines a collaborative approach to ensure physical activity and play can fit seamlessly into the daily lives of South Australians’.
- Health and
Physical Education [The Australian Curriculum]
‘The Australian Curriculum : Health and Physical Education [F–10], as implemented by South Australia, aims to develop the knowledge, understanding and skills to enable students to access, evaluate and synthesise information to take positive action to protect, enhance and advocate for their own and others’ health, wellbeing, safety and physical activity participation across their lifespan’.
- Physical Education [Years 11-12]
‘Students explore the participation in and performance of human physical activities. It is an experiential subject in which students explore their physical capacities and investigate the factors that influence and improve participation and performance outcomes, which lead to greater movement confidence and competence. Physical activities can include sports, theme-based games, fitness and recreational activities’. Key documents, Learning and Assessment Plans, Individual Performance Indicators, more. Renewed Stage 2 Physical Education was taught for the first time in 2020.
- School Sport SA
‘School Sport SA is responsible for administering primary and secondary school sports programs throughout the state. Affiliation is open to every government and non-government school’.
- High Schools with Special Interest or Specialist Programs - Sports
‘This list shows some of the secondary schools who have specialist interests or offer special programs. The school or program you are interested in might not be listed, so please contact the individual secondary school to find out what they offer. If the school has an asterisk [*] at the end of the school name, it means the school is approved by the department to select students for entry via an audition, test or interview the year before starting at the school’.
‘Through effective engagement with teachers and communities, ACHPER Tasmania works to promote the value of health and physical education in schools’. Events, Resources, more.
- Get Moving Tasmania
‘On this website you will find a range of physical activity information that can help you and your community get moving’. Includes Premier’s Physical Activity Council.
- Health and Physical Education Learning Area
Years 11 and 12. Details all currently available TASC subjects and VET courses. Subjects and Courses are presented in three parts - You have … , Subject/Course, May Lead to … . There are also Learning Area Courses listed lower on this page. You can Filter these to select specific courses using the options on the left.
- Move Well Eat Well
‘ Tasmanian government initiative that supports the healthy development of children and young people by promoting physical activity and healthy eating as a normal positive part of every day’.
Curriculum K-10 - Health and Physical Education
‘Currently Tasmanian Government primary and secondary schools use the Australian Curriculum for Health and Physical Education’. Covers : Year Levels, Strands, General Capabilities, Cross Curriculum Priorities and Additional Information. Resources may be accessed via this Curriculum Connections link.
‘News, Events, Professional Learning, Resources. Through effective engagement with teachers and communities, ACHPER Victoria works to promote the value of health and physical education in schools and achieve Victoria’s education goals’.
- Active schools
‘Active Schools aims to ensure that all Victorian students have the skills, confidence and motivation to be active for life’.
Fundamental Motor Skills - An Activities Resource For Classroom Teachers
A little dated but still considered useful. ‘The resource provides over 260 activities which teachers can incorporate into a school physical education program in the teaching of fundamental motor skills’. .
- Health and Physical Education
‘Materials and approaches to teach health and physical education in schools’.
- Health and Physical
Education - FUSE
‘Start exploring resources aligned to the Victorian Curriculum. Find Content Codes in the the More Details section of each resource. This area is being progressively updated’.
Health and Physical Education [Foundation-10]
Victorian Curriculum. Introduction, Structure, Learning in Health and Physical Education, Scope and Sequence, Resources and a Glossary.
- Physical and Sport
Education - Delivery Requirements Policy
‘The purpose of this policy is to ensure schools conduct the minimum required amount of physical and sport education’.
- Physical Education
and Sport - Safety Policy
‘The purpose of this policy is to ensure that all physical education classes and sporting activities are conducted safely’.
- Physical Education Study
Senior Secondary years. Introduction, Assessment and Reporting, Units of study, more. ‘The assimilation of theoretical understanding and practice is central to the study of VCE Physical Education. Students participate in practical activities to examine the core concepts that underpin movement and that influence performance and participation in physical activity, sport and exercise’. The Health and Human Development Study Design is found here.
- School Sport Victoria
‘Actively promotes school sport for all Victorian school students as a means of supporting schools programs in developing their students’ health and wellbeing’. Information for Parents, Teachers, Students and Community.
- Victorian Prevention and
Health Promotion Achievement Program
‘Recognises achievements in promoting health and wellbeing and supports the development of safe, healthy and friendly environments for learning, working and living in schools and early childhood education’.
‘ACHPER WA aims to increase the health, education and uptake of physical activity in Western Australians of all ages, especially in school-aged children and young people’.
- Health and Physical
Access multiple documents for this curriculum [including the curriculum itself], Syllabus descriptions for each stage, Overview, Ways of Teaching and much more. Use the Filter options on the left to help access specific aspects.
Health and Physical Education [Years 11 and 12]
Includes Health Studies, Physical Education Studies and Outdoor Education. These are courses for the Western Australian Certificate of Education [Years 11 and 12].
- Health and Physical Education Year 11 -
Select the appropriate link from the filter options on the right. You can also find Year 12 Resources on this page by following the same process.
- K-10 Outline - Support Materials
Find support materials by using the Years P-6 and Years 7-10 Teaching and Assessment indicators. Then select the year [P-6] or the specific area [7-10] to access relevant support materials. Also has Recently added resources at the lower left, which may also cover this area.
- Key ABLEWA Resources
‘Curriculum, Support resources, ABLE Assessment Tool, Online Course’.
- Physical Health and Wellbeing - Domain Guide
‘This guide supports early childhood education and care services and schools to gain a deeper understanding of the AEDC physical health and wellbeing domain’. A copy of the Physical Health and Wellbeing Domain is found here.
- Aerobic Exercise
Multiple topics from Aerobic Exercise Facts to What equipment is involved.
- Aerobic Exercises for Kids
‘Aerobic exercise is important for kids. It helps keep their heart, lungs, and blood vessels healthy. It can also help them keep or get to a healthy weight’. Activities listed for different age groups.
- Aerobic Exercise
: What you need to know
myDr.com.au. What it is; How often; How hard; progression; balanced fitness program; Precautions.
- Aerobic Fitness Lesson Plan [Study.com]
‘Teach your students about aerobic fitness with this lesson plan. Students will start off watching a video defining aerobic fitness and giving examples and benefits, then learn how to develop aerobic endurance with a text lesson. Questions, activities and a quiz help learning stick’. You need to subscribe to access this.
- Top 7 Aerobics Exercises for Kids
‘Aerobics are one of the finest and the most interesting ways of introducing exercise to children. Have a look at the Top 7 Aerobics Exercises for Kids in this video’. [1.3min.]
Agencies, Associations & Colleges
“Australian Council for Health, Physical Education and Recreation ”. A world of resources and advice for Physical Education, Health, Dance, etc.. State branches, where these exist, have been included in each state or territory listing above.
‘ACPE has paved the way for countless individuals to achieve success in the sports, dance, health, business and physical education sectors’.
- Australian Sports Commission - AIS
‘Australia’s strategic high performance sport agency’ with national and state based centres. You should also check the related Physical Literacy - Resources section of SportAus, which has a range of material that can be used in schools. There is also a section with Information for Schools and Teachers. Select this from the links under Browse by Role.
- Australian Sports Foundation
‘We assist hundreds of organisations every year to raise funds for Australian sport through our Sport Incentive Program and we provide small grants to community and grassroots sporting organisations to grow participation in sport’.
- Healthy and Active Children [healthdirect]
Multiple options providing information about improving health and physical activity for children. ‘Free Australian health advice you can count on’.
- Munch & Move
‘Munch & Move offers training and resources to educators working in NSW early childhood education and care services. The training aims to assist educators to implement a fun, play-based approach to supporting healthy eating and physical activity habits in young children. The Munch & Move program fits within the new National Quality Framework and the Early Years Learning Framework’.
- Parents’ Voice - Physical Activity
The site opens at the section. It is part of an online movement of parents who are interested in improving the food and activity environments of Australian children.
- Sport Integrity Australia - Education
‘We want to protect athletes, prevent doping and maintain the integrity of Australian sport. We provide education resources about sport integrity for all levels of athletes, their parents, teachers, coaches and support personnel. We are always creating new content to help you, so keep an eye out for new resources as we create them’. ASADA became part of Sport Integrity Australia on 1 July 2020.
- Elementary PE Games
‘This site is designed specifically for anyone wanting to keep large groups of kids active. With all of our games, our mission is to keep the most amount of kids moving for the most amount of time possible. To this end, we do our very best to outline games with the smallest amount of equipment possible’. Multiple sections.
- Gym Games for School-Age Kids !
‘Looking for some fun gym games for kids ? Look no further. Whether you are looking for games for your physical education class or just some games to play in an empty gym, these games are sure to lead to hours of physical exercise and fun’.
- P.E. - Warm-up Ideas
Select ‘Newest First, Highest rated first, Most popular first or go Random’. Access other learning areas from the top menu. A second page is found at PE Games Teaching Ideas.
- Sports Activities & Games for Kids -
UNICEF Kid Power
‘UNICEF Kid Power is all about kids being active, and a big part of being active can include kids’ sports games and activities. Whether it’s a parent, coach, teammate or a kid, take a look at our list of kids’ sports resources below’.
- Traditional Aboriginal
Games & Activities - Creative Spirits
‘Traditional Aboriginal games have many benefits and enjoy growing interest. Here's a collection and brief description of many traditional games’.
- Youth Group Games
‘68 games - For Indoors, For Outdoors, Soccer Variants and Volleyball Variants ’.
- Yulunga, Traditional Indigenous Games
‘Suitable for children and adults of all ages, abilities and backgrounds, Yulunga can be used in schools around Australia as an educational resource and as a guide to inclusive, structured sport within communities’. Download the full resource here.
- 13 Fun and Engaging Outdoor Games for Kids of
‘We’ve put together a guide of outdoor games for kids by age group so you can skip to your child’s age or check out other ideas for games your child might enjoy with an older sibling’.
- 30 Classic Outdoor Games for Kids
‘From perennial favourites Hide and Seek, Telephone and Capture the Flag to the less common Blind Man’s Bluff, Spud and Crack the Whip, this list has something for everyone’.
- 35 Fun Outdoor Games for Kids of All Ages
‘If you need some fun outdoor games for kids, look no further. Below you will find an extensive list that can be played in a variety of weather types’.
- Easy Outdoor Games and Activities for Kids
‘The following list highlights classic, fun games that don’t require a lot of components or setup’.
- Increasing Physical Activity in
“Through The Use Of Playground Games”. Common sense article which includes a number of games/activities.
- Kid’s Games
Detailed description of children’s games that were commonly played in school playgrounds. It covers skipping, ball strength, circle games, more. Still available but not updated for some time. More than 250 games listed.
- List of traditional children’s games
‘Most children’s games include at least two of the following six features in different proportion : physical skill, strategy, chance, repetition of patterns, creativity, and vertigo’. Listed alphabetically. Wikipedia.
- Street Play
One aspect is urban games. As the authors say - ‘While it's impossible to document and categorise every game any kid ever played in the street, we’ve tried to hit the major ones here’. Select The Games from the menus at the top or on the left. You should also check their Site Links to see other games sites.
- Water Games [Pool]
‘Find water games and games for the swimming pool to entertain children for hours using our activity finder’. Select from the list or refine by age. Covers early childhood to primary level.
- Active for Life [VicHealth]
‘Active for Life is an evidence-based resource to help better understand the challenges around children’s physical activity and inspire better practice to integrate more movement in children’s daily lives’. Several downloads are available including the Active for Life Resource, the Active for Life – At school resource and also useful links to further information.
- Burn 2 Learn on the App Store
‘The Burn 2 Learn app has been designed to support the delivery of the Burn 2 Learn Program – a school based, physical activity program for senior school students. Burn 2 Learn utilises the science of High Intensity Interval Training [HIIT] to improve students’ health, fitness, wellbeing and academic performance, using short but effective workouts’. Apple. You might also check out Burn2Learn TV for a number of short videos to gain further information about the program.
Easy Fitness Activities for Kids
‘These easy fitness activities for kids make exercise so much fun that your children won’t notice they’re working out. On the following pages, you’ll read about innovative and easy fitness activities that your kids will love’.
- Exercise Right for Kids : Physical Disabilities
‘Exercise should be fun and engaging, whether modified or not, and provide an outlet for children with disabilities to discover their true potential. Having a disability should not be a reason for children not to engage in physical activity’. Sections include : Why it’s important to exercise; Things to remember; Types of exercise recommended; and Resources [including a free ebook]. Note : ‘If you have any concerns about your child and exercise please contact an Accredited Exercise Physiologist who can guide you in development of an appropriate exercise program’.
- Fit for Fifty
Getting fit using the 5BX fitness program.
Sections include explanation, other information and - What is Fitness ? - Stamina, Flexibility, Suppleness.
- Fitness Activities for Physical Education
‘Bulletin Board Ideas; Fitness Testing; Best Practices; Fitness Lesson Ideas [in Grade levels]; Related information’.
- Fitness Circuit Course - Action for Healthy Kids
‘Fitness circuit courses are a fun and interactive way for kids to be physically active. Fitness courses consist of setting up several stations with different activities for students to rotate through in short periods of time [usually one or two minutes]. Courses are best in open spaces such as the gym or playground, but if space is limited, other areas such as hallways and classrooms can also be creatively used’.
- Get Movin’ : 15
Fun Fitness Activities for Kids
‘Getting kids to “work out” can be challenging. But there’s no need to stick to run-of-the-mill, boring exercises like jumping jacks, push-ups and sprints. We put together a list of some fun and creative fitness activities for kids that will get them moving in no time at all’.
- Kids Fitness Games
‘We’ve got everything you need to have fun together – whether you want to play fitness games or sports, have some quiet time activities, or get inspiration for outdoor fun, you’ve come to the right place’.
- PE Circuit Training
‘Circuit training in PE class allows all kids to work and achieve success at their own levels. The versatility of the layout lends itself to customisable activities. You can easily change the circuit on a regular basis to keep the kids interested and active. Circuit training works both indoors and outdoors, depending on the type of facilities available’. Other activities can be linked to from the menu on the left.
- Physical activity and exercise guidelines for all Australians
Australian Government Department of Health. ‘To help Australians understand how much activity they need, we have developed physical activity and sedentary behaviour guidelines for each age group and for pregnancy. About the Guidelines, Physical activity guidelines by age Ordering the Guidelines, Summary by age and How we developed the guidelines’.
Journals & Magazines
For other educational journals, see the Education Journals page.
- ACHPER Publications
‘ACHPER has two publications. They are Active + Healthy Journal and Curriculum Studies in Health and Physical Education’. Members are able to access an electronic format when logged in.
- Journals for Physical Education and Sport
Annotated links. Most are not free but may be accessible through libraries or other educational institutions. Also provides access to other journals and newsletters.
- PHE America - Physical and Health Education
Amazing site for those interested in PE. Check the menu at the side for everything Quick Read, Current Issues to Adapted PE and Technology in PE. Articles provide further information. USA.
- Top 40 Physical Education Blogs and Websites in 2021
For those who relate more to blogs than journals. Contains a diverse range of inclusions. It also has quite a number of Australian blogs for this area, not the least of which is The P.E. Geek - well worth visiting.
As indicated, we have now de-archived the PE Resources page. The following links were to be transferred there. They have, however, been retained on the current page for the time being. You should check the Resources page for a larger collection of links.
- ACHPER - Resources
A listing of more than 280 resources collated and available from ACHPER in the area of & Physical Education areas. Fee-based. Done under several headings including Year bands.
- Australian Screen, Body Image
‘The following [video] clips have teachers’ notes related to this topic’.
- Body Image
Links to resources about Body Image and related conditions. Health Direct, Australia.
- Clearinghouse For Sport
‘Connecting people in sport to a world of ideas, experience and knowledge’. Knowledge base and Resources.
- Gymnastics Articles [Gymnastics 4 Hire]
Site includes articles on gymnastics. There are other resources available. You need to register to gain access, but registration is free.
- Health and Physical Education : An introduction
Short video from ACARA. ‘Listen to members of the Health and Physical Education Advisory Group and critical friends discuss the features of the curriculum’. [6.25min.]
- The PE Geek
‘I am a Physical Education Teacher from country Victoria, Australia. As I am also Information Technology trained I delight in aiming to engage students in my classes using Web 2.0 tools. The purpose of my blog is to detail the different ways I am trialling these technologies in my classes’.
- Best Practice P.E. Videos
Videos covering most activities and sports. USA.
- Fit for Life : Online Resources for
Encouraging Physical Fitness
Education World. ‘Jog to the Web when you need fitness facts and ideas that will get your students up and moving !’ USA.
- PE Office
‘An online resource knowledge bank for PE professionals with lesson plans, schemes of work, planning resources and assessment software’. UK. Registration required. Fee-based. UK.
- Physical Education
Extensive selection of annotated links for Physical Education. USA.
- Physical Education Central
Links to all aspects of Physical Education. Major sections include the following. USA.
- App Central for Health and Physical Education Teachers
- PEC Dance Adapted PE Sites
- PEC Fitness Web Sites
- PEC Top Sport-related Web Sites
- PE Videos/Pictures
- Physical Education Guide
‘Knowing how to stay active and which foods you need is part of your overall physical education. You can find plenty of resources online to help you build strength and energy and keep your body healthy’. Games, Nutritional activities, exercises, activities and more. Interesting sources for some inclusions. USA.
- Physical and Health Education K
British Columbia, Canada. ‘Background Information, Core Competencies, Big Ideas, Curricular Competency, Content and Change Grade [to find different levels, e.g. Y4]’. Canada.
- Physical Education Practitioner Research Network
‘The aim of this website is to bring together physical education teachers, coaches, physical activity leaders, volunteers and university practitioners from around the world to talk about practice, young peoples’ experiences of physical activity, and research’. UK.
- Physical Education
Printables, Lessons & References
TeacherVision.com. Collections of links related to PE and other curriculum areas. US-oriented, but many are still suitable. USA.
- Physical Education Teaching
Select from the extensive range of playlists. From Middle Years Physical Educations through to PE Teacher Interview Question and Answer.
Saskatchewan Physical Education Curriculum
This opens to the Kindergarten level. Select other levels using the Physical Education link on the top menu. Curriculum Document, Outcomes and Indicators, Resources. You can also download a PDF version of the Curriculum for each level, including Outcomes and Indicators. Canada.
Healthy and Avoiding Injuries in Sports
Contains multiple sections covering areas such as Sprains and Strains, Knee Injuries, Fractures and more. Each has general information and advice plus links to further information on specific areas of these.
‘Your free resource for Physical Education and Sports Coaching’. Annotated links for both general and sport specific assistance. UK.
‘An online professional resource for Physical Educators’. Forums, downloads, links to websites and resources, more. Canada.
- PE & Sports
Education World. ‘Be sure to see our PE & Health Subject Centre for more great lesson ideas and articles’
- 7 Games to Make
Running Fun for Kids [ACTIVEkids]
‘These seven ideas for workouts disguised as games not only train young bodies, but score high on the fun factor as well’.
- 11 Fun Running Games for Kids
‘Running games are a fun way to fit physical activity into your day without feeling like you’re doing a workout. Here are 11 to try’.
- 15 Fun Running Games For Kids
‘Why not encourage children to run and be physically active ? MomJunction helps you make running fun and exciting with these 15 best running games for kids’.
- A PE Lesson Plan Incorporating Running Games For Children
‘The following lesson and handouts provide an exciting way to channel your students’ energy and help them set personal goals in fitness’.
- Healthy Kids : 5 Easy Running
Games for Kids
‘To stay fit and healthy, here are my top 5 easy to play running games for large groups. You only need a large space and some very simple supplies, if any, for these easy running games’.
- Just Run - Session Activities
‘The drill packages have been developed to best prepare young legs and bodies for running. They are fun to do and improve agility, balance, coordination, strength and conditioning and are the perfect complement to JUST RUNNING for school age children’.
- Running Games for Kids to Encourage Exercise
‘Planning organised games that involve running is a great way to get kids to exercise while still having fun. Whether you’re looking for running games for a sports practice, physical education class, a birthday party or just to play in the backyard, here are some games that are always a big hit with kids’.
- Top 7 Running Games for Kids
‘Most kids like to run naturally, but having them run around a track just for the sake of exercise takes away the fun. Therefore coming up with organised games that will let them run around is a great way to get your kids do some exercise. Here are some outdoor running games for kids you can try’.