PlaySport | Ophea Teaching Tools

    PlaySport

    Topic: 
    Physical Activity
    Physical Literacy
    Grades: 
    K - 12

    PlaySport is a free activity-based website helping children and youth to develop the skills and strategies needed for a variety of physical activities and a wide range of sports.

    Designed for educators, recreation providers, coaches and physical activity promoters, PlaySport uses the Teaching Games for Understanding (TGfU) approach.

    PlaySport includes:

    • A searchable database of 70 fun downloadable activity cards with step-by-step instructions
    • Access to animations and/or illustrations for each activity
    • Linkages within each activity to the Ontario Health and Physical Education (H&PE) Curriculum, 2015
    • Connections within each activity to the Canadian Physical Activity Guidelines
    • Athlete videos which highlight some of Canada's top athletes and the connection between physical activity and the development of living skills

    PlaySport is also available in French as RécréAgir.