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By |2024-03-13T09:55:41-04:00August 1st, 2023|Best Practices|

The free resources below are designed to help students build relationships, routines, and a love of health-enhancing physical activity. Support OPEN's work through your purchase of US Games Equipment. Shop OPEN Power Discounts online. Back to School Instant Activities: Name Tag Hoop Tower Relay Catch Me If You Can Team Leaders [...]

OPEN Priority Learning Outcomes

By |2021-11-11T06:28:21-05:00January 20th, 2021|Best Practices|

Physical Education The OPEN Priority Learning Outcomes for Physical Education provide instructional focus through the lens of 4 umbrella standards and 16 instructional strands with 1 grade-level outcome per strand. This means that physical educators can now focus their planning to help students meet 16 learning outcomes per year with a [...]

Professional Responsibilities

By |2024-06-21T14:43:11-04:00August 22nd, 2019|Best Practices|

The Professional Responsibilities resources are designed to provide OPEN members with resources focused on communicating with families and community members, and growing and developing professionally. Like all OPENPhysEd.org resources, these resources are meant to be guiding models to best meet the needs of your professional path. OPEN contributors and national trainers continue to work [...]

Instruction

By |2024-07-05T15:24:00-04:00August 21st, 2019|Best Practices|

The Instructional resources are designed to provide OPEN members with outcomes-based resources focused on engaging students in learning with positive communication, effective discussion, instructional flexibility, and responsiveness. Like all OPENPhysEd.org resources, these files are meant to be guiding models that can assist teachers best meet the needs of students within their teaching environment. OPEN [...]

Classroom Environment

By |2024-07-18T07:37:34-04:00August 20th, 2019|Best Practices|

The Classroom Environment resources are designed to provide OPEN members with tools and resources focused on creating a positive learning environment for all students. Download and customize tools for establishing class culture, managing class procedures and routines, as well as organizing the physical space in your physical education classroom. OPEN contributors and national trainers [...]

Planning & Preparation

By |2024-07-16T17:09:05-04:00August 19th, 2019|Best Practices|

The Planning and Preparation resources are designed to provide OPEN members with outcomes-based resources focused on quality curriculum implementation. Like all OPENPhysEd.org resources, these files are meant to be guiding models and should be customized to best meet the needs of your students and teaching environment. For example, the curriculum maps are created based [...]

2016 Conference Handouts

By |2017-06-04T14:38:37-04:00March 4th, 2016|Best Practices, High MVPA, OPEN Blog|

The 2016 Conference Tour is underway! This page hosts PDFs of selected conference slides from OPEN presentations. Conference Slides Nutrition Outcomes & Instant Activities: [PDF] What's My Job?! The Evaluation Opportunity: [PDF] Spikeball & Academic Rigor...Way What?!: [PDF] High Speed Games to Promote Academic Rigor: [PDF] Academic Language Posters from High [...]

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