Portfolio Category: Physical Literacy Assessment for Youth (PLAY)


PLAYfun PLAYfun assesses key movement skills performed by the child. The tool itself is made up of 18 tasks that cover the child's physical abilities. Each ability is graded on a four-point rubric with the following categories: Initial, Emerging, Competent, and Proficient. Download here
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PLAYparent PLAYparent should be filled out by a parent of a child aged seven and up. This assessment provides one perspective of a child's level of physical literacy, while the other PLAY tools provide perspectives from trained professionals: coaches, physiotherapists, athletic therapists, exercise professionals, and individuals trained in movement analysis. Download here
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PLAYself PLAYself is a self-evaluation used by the child to determine their perception of their own physical literacy. Download here
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PLAYcoach PLAYcoach is used by coaches, exercise professionals and physical therapists to evaluate a child’s physical literacy and ability. The tool itself is made up of questions that cover the child’s ability, confidence, participation, and more. Download here
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