The School Physical Activity and Physical Literacy project is a multicomponent, school-based health promotion initiative for B.C. elementary school educators. It will provide both live and recorded online professional development opportunities, including workshops, webinars, eLearning, and lesson plan resources. In addition, classroom resources will be provided to educators and made available online. THe project’s goal is to build the capacity of B.C. elementary school educators to increase their confidence and competence in delivering quality physical activity and physical literacy opportunities at school and support links to mental well-being.

Free Professional Development Opportunities & Resources

  • eLearning Courses

    • Introduction to Physical Literacy for B.C. Educators

    • Physical Literacy Assessment Training for Educators (Winter 2021)

    • Teaching Physical Literacy Within the B.C. Curriculum (Winter 2021)

  • Virtual Workshops

    •  Getting Started with Physical Literacy

    • Making Physical Literacy Work for Your Class

    • Holistic Model for Educators Workshop

    • Physical Activity and Physical Literacy for All (Diverse Abilities)

    • Physical Literacy Assessment

  • Webinars – Recorded Workshops

    • Physical Activity and Physical Literacy for All (Diverse Abilities)

    • Getting Started with Physical Literacy

  • Resources

    • PLAYBuilder

    • Classroom Resources

    • School Resources

    • Additional Resources

The School Physical Activity and Physical Literacy Project is developed, implemented and evaluated by Sport for Life, Indigenous Sport, Physical Activity and Recreation Council (I-SPARC), Childhood Obesity Foundation and Physical and Health Education Canada/British Columbia (PHE Canada/PHE BC).

PacificSport Fraser Valley is the organization delivering this program for schools across the Fraser Valley.  If you are interested in any of the opportunities listed above for your school or your teachers, please contact Mackenzie Coyle.