Resources

  • Developing Physical Literacy – Building a New Normal for all Canadians

      Developing Physical Literacy – Building a New Normal for all Canadians

      Developing Physical Literacy - Building a New Normal for all Canadians This document describes the essential components of physical literacy, outlines how to support the…

    • Indigenous Communities: Active for Life

      Indigenous Communities: Active for Life

      Indigenous Communities: Active for Life The community is the first place that everyone experiences physical activity and sport. Sport for Life provides the framework to…

    • PLAYcoach

      PLAYcoach

      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…

    • PLAYbasic

      PLAYbasic

      PLAYbasic PLAYbasic assesses key movement skills performed by the child. The tool itself is made up of five tasks that cover the child's physical abilities. Each…

    • PLAYfun

      PLAYfun

      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…

    • PLAYparent

      PLAYparent

      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…

    • PLAYself

      PLAYself

      PLAYself PLAYself is a self-evaluation used by the child to determine their perception of their own physical literacy. Download here

    • Canada’s Physical Literacy Consensus Statement

      Canada’s Physical Literacy Consensus Statement

      Consensus Handout In recent years, various stakeholders have engaged in activities to promote and develop physical literacy. Excitement around the concept has also led to…

    • Physical Literacy in Canada: Tools for Assessment

      Physical Literacy in Canada: Tools for Assessment

      Physical Literacy in Canada: Tools for Assessment As Canadians, we have three comprehensive Canadian assessment tools. These are designed to help assess various aspects of…

    • Physical Literacy Concept Paper

      Physical Literacy Concept Paper

      Physical Literacy Concept Paper An in depth research paper on physical literacy written by J. Mandigo, Ph.D, N. Francis, Ed.D. & K. Lodewyk, Ph.D. Download…

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