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    Topic:
    Health Education, Physical Education
    Grades:
    1 - 8
    Ophea’s H&PE Curriculum Resources: Grades 1-8 supports implementation of Ontario’s Health and Physical Education (H&PE)...
    Topic:
    Internet Safety
    Grades:
    4 - 6
    Connect[ED] is a free online resource addressing Internet safety for students in Grades 4-6.
    Topic:
    Internet Safety
    Grades:
    7 - 8
    CyberCops teaches students in Grades 7 and 8 about the risks and safety issues surrounding the Internet and helps them recognize and...
    Topic:
    Inclusion, Physical Activity, Physical Education
    Grades:
    1 - 8
    Ophea has two, free downloadable resources available to support you in delivering physical activity for children of all abilities....
    Topic:
    Health Education, Health Literacy, Personal Safety and Injury Prevention
    Grades:
    K - 12
    Ontario’s Road Safety Education resources were developed for teachers, public health and community leaders dedicated to supporting the...

    Supplements

    • Topic:
      Health Education, Physical Education
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      Featuring engaging tools to support the implementation of the 2015 H&PE curriculum.
    • Topic:
      Healthy Growth and Development
      Grades:
      5 - 8
      Always Changing resources are free, downloadable and support teaching adolescent growth and development, personal hygiene, and healthy...
    • Topic:
      Chronic Disease Prevention/Awareness
      Grades:
      K - 12
      Ophea's Asthma Education Initiative includes free resources designed to increase the skills and knowledge of educators, instructors...
    • Topic:
      Health Education, Mental Health, Personal Safety and Injury Prevention, Youth Engagement
      Grades:
      6 - 12
      Campaign Messengers: Taking a Stand! is a school-based approach to:
    • Topic:
      Cannabis/Marijuana, Health Education, Substance Use, Addictions, and Related Behaviours
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      With the legalization of cannabis fast approaching, Ophea has been conducting research and engaging with partners (including...
    • Topic:
      Physical Education
      Grades:
      5 - 8
      Dove Confident Me is a free resource designed to empower students to feel confident and reach their full potential. Educating the next...
    • Topic:
      Daily Physical Activity (DPA), Physical Activity
      Grades:
      1 - 8
      DPA Every Day is a free resource designed to support the implementation of Daily Physical Activity (DPA) to enhance student well-being...
    • Topic:
      Health Education, Mental Health, Physical Education
      Grades:
      9 - 12
      Ophea's H&PE Secondary Resources support teachers in helping students acquire the physical and health literacy skills needed to...
    • Topic:
      Health Literacy, Physical Literacy
      Grades:
      K - 12
      HANDS UP for Health and Physical Literacy is a free three part video series for teaching children and youth the importance of physical...
    • Topic:
      Health Education, Healthy Growth and Development, Youth Engagement
      Grades:
      7 - 12
      The HIV/AIDS Online School Support Kit is a free online resource for delivering age-appropriate HIV/AIDS education to school aged...
    • Topic:
      Health Education, Physical Education
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      Inquiry-Based Learning in Health and Physical Education is a free online resource guide for educators supporting the implementation of...
    • Topic:
      Physical Activity, Physical Education, Physical Literacy
      Grades:
      1 - 10
      The Instructional Dance Videos are free resources that help to make the dance component of the Health and Physical Education (H&PE...
    • Topic:
      Physical Literacy
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      Learn to Move, Fundamental Movement Skills and Strategies is a poster series supporting the basic foundations of physical literacy....
    • Topic:
      Personal Safety and Injury Prevention
      Grades:
      K - 12
      The Ontario Physical Education Safety Guidelines represent the minimum standards for risk management practice for physical education...
    • Topic:
      Physical Activity, Youth Engagement
      Grades:
      K - 12
      The Physical Activity Engagement Toolkit for Schools is a free online resource designed to support physical activity across the school...
    • Topic:
      Personal Safety and Injury Prevention
      Grades:
      K - 12
      The Rowan’s Law Day Toolkit for Schools has been developed to help schools and classrooms recognize Rowan’s Law Day and encourage...
    • Topic:
      Health Literacy, Mental Health, Substance Use, Addictions, and Related Behaviours, Youth Engagement
      Grades:
      7 - 12
      YouThrive is a free online resource developed to help build communities where young people thrive and realize their own abilities...

    Activities

    • Topic:
      Daily Physical Activity (DPA), Physical Activity, Physical Education
      Grades:
      K - 12
      Get your heart pumping with a set of 50 Fitness Activity Cards. These cards are great for Daily Physical Activity (DPA), physical...
    • Topic:
      Physical Activity
      Grades:
      K - 12
      BrainBlitz is a series of 25 bilingual activity cards that can be used for an active break during learning, as an opportunity to...
    • Topic:
      Health Education, Physical Education
      Grades:
      EL - K
      The Early Learning Resource assists kindergarten teachers, early-childhood educators and early-learning teams with the implementation...
    • Topic:
      Daily Physical Activity (DPA), Physical Activity
      Grades:
      1 - 8
      Ophea’s First Nations Inspired Daily Physical Activities (DPA) resource makes it easy and fun to incorporate DPA into school or...
    • Topic:
      Mental Health, Nutrition, Physical Activity
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      Ideas for Action is a free activity-based resource supporting leaders of all ages in the planning and implementation of activities...
    • Topic:
      Physical Activity, Youth Engagement
      Grades:
      K - 12
      Thank you for your interest in the Kids' Run Club. The Kids' Run Club is no longer available. For additional physical activity...
    • Topic:
      Mental Health, Nutrition, Substance Use, Addictions, and Related Behaviours
      Grades:
      1 - 12
      Level Up is a free online resource that supports educators and program leaders in promoting positive mental health and overall well-...
    • Topic:
      Daily Physical Activity (DPA)
      Grades:
      EL - 12
      One A Day For Active Play includes 200 creative games and activities that are fun to use for active breaks, ice-breakers, warm-ups or...
    • 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...
    • Topic:
      Financial Literacy, Nutrition, Substance Use, Addictions, and Related Behaviours
      Grades:
      4 - 8
      A free financial literacy resource designed to provide children and youth with a strong understanding of financial basics in order to...
    • Topic:
      Daily Physical Activity (DPA), Physical Activity
      Grades:
      K - 12
      Actively engage children’s minds and bodies by integrating yoga into your lessons or activities with the Yoga Alphabet Cards!  These...