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Skillastics Basketball®
(Intermediate 3-5)

By | 2018-11-14T10:29:39+00:00 November 14th, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Sandy Slade & Aaron Hart Special Contributions: Deedi Brown Design: Jennifer Truong Skillastics® Basketball is a large group physical activity resource designed to maximize activity and participation for both small and large groups. This module expands your activity options using all of the tools that come with your Skillastics®Basketball game set while also [...]

Locomotor and Manipulative Skills
(Primary K-2)

By | 2018-10-31T08:51:20+00:00 October 31st, 2018|Curriculum Resources, K-2 Games for Teaching…, K-2 Physical Education Modules|

This module includes activities that are designed to develop and reinforce several locomotor and manipulative skills. All of the basic locomotor skills, static and dynamic balancing, as well as underhand tossing, rolling, and catching are addressed. Other learning outcomes are also addressed within the module’s activities. Module Documents Complete module packet: [PDF Only] Module Overview: [PDF, [...]

Ultimate Disc
(Middle School)

By | 2018-10-17T12:03:41+00:00 October 17th, 2018|6-8 Tools for Teaching, Curriculum Resources, Middle School PhysEd Modules|

Created by: Charla Tedder Krahnke, Victor Spadaro, Rich Wiles, Kate Darpino & Aaron Hart Special Contributions: Deedi Brown & Kyle Gerken Design: Jennifer Truong The activities Hot Box and Goaltimate have been adapted from content created by USA Ultimate. Ultimate is a noncontact invasion sport played with a flying disc. The sport was created in [...]

Plug & Play Fitness
(High School)

By | 2018-08-20T21:03:00+00:00 August 20th, 2018|Curriculum Resources, High School PhysEd Modules|

Created by: Aaron Hart, Brian Devore, Jim DeLine, Mike Martinez, Nick Kline, Pam Powers, Shannon Maly Special Contributions: Breanna Natale, Deedi Brown, Georgina Vint, Jeremy Lyon, Katelin Anderson Design: Jennifer Truong OPEN’s partnership with FITNESSGRAM® produces another set of fitness education resources designed to create a culture of everyday fitness with your students. High [...]

Plug & Play Fitness
(Middle School)

By | 2018-08-28T05:57:23+00:00 May 21st, 2018|6-8 Tools for Teaching, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Aaron Hart, Brian Devore, Jim DeLine, Mike Martinez, Nick Kline, Pam Powers, Shannon Maly Special Contributions: Breanna Natale, Deedi Brown, Georgina Vint, Jeremy Lyon, Katelin Anderson Design: Jennifer Truong Our partners at FITNESSGRAM® identify instruction about activity and fitness concepts as the first step in the fitness education process. OPEN’s Plug & [...]

Field Day
Elementary

By | 2018-05-04T07:13:59+00:00 May 3rd, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources, K-2 Physical Education Modules|

Created by:Rich Wiles, Nick Kline, Mike Ginicola, Benjamin Pirillo, Brandon Herwick, Erik Heard, Kate Darpino, Victor Spadaro, Aaron Hart, Colin Arvanitakis, Angelica Fox Special Contributions: Deedi Brown Design: Jennifer Truong Field Day is an opportunity for schools to build community and celebrate positive school culture through physical activity and developmentally appropriate competition. It’s often [...]

Lacrosse
(Intermediate 3-5)

By | 2018-08-01T09:26:55+00:00 March 19th, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Aaron Hart, Joel White, Brian Devore, Dan Law, Ben Connery, Colin Arvanitakis Special Contributions: Rich Barnes, Bob Edwards, Paige Morrison, Jamie Brown, Victor Spadaro, Kate Darpino, Angelica Fox, and Deedi Brown Design: Jennifer Truong Lacrosse is one of the fastest-growing sports in the United States. Interestingly, it’s also one of the oldest, [...]

Plug & Play Fitness
(Intermediate 3-5)

By | 2018-03-19T21:26:46+00:00 March 19th, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Aaron Hart, Brian Devore, Jim DeLine, Mike Martinez, Nick Kline, Pam Powers, Shannon Maly Special Contributions: Breanna Natale, Deedi Brown, Georgina Vint, Jeremy Lyon, Katelin Anderson Design: Jennifer Truong This module was designed to prepare students both physically and cognitively to maximize their understanding of and performance on fitness tests. While each activity [...]

Paralympics
(Intermediate 3-5)

By | 2018-05-10T08:35:55+00:00 February 14th, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Kate Darpino, Katie McNamara, Jolanda Hengstman, Aaron Hart, and Victor Spadaro Special Contributions: Michelle Grenier, Lara Brickhouse, Lauren Lieberman, John Foley, and Deedi Brown Design: Jennifer Truong The Paralympic Games were designed to emphasize the participants’ athletic achievements and not their disabilities. The Paralympic movement began with a small gathering of British World [...]

Olympics
(Intermediate 3-5)

By | 2018-01-23T20:26:53+00:00 January 23rd, 2018|3-5 Physical Education Modules, Curriculum Resources|

Created by: Ross Chakrian, Jim DeLine, Nick Kline, Ben Pirillo, Kevin Tiller, Rich Wiles Special Contributions: Aaron Hart, Deedi Brown, Jennifer Truong This set of learning activities was created to generate interest and enthusiasm for the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Each activity can be blended into your current block plan, or the [...]