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Excerpts — Physical Education Action Plans

Imagine using your strength and balance to become a super hero

Students envision good qualities and physical abilities that can help others, and then perform some superhero actions.

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Balance your calories in and calories out to lose

Students learn to balance caloric intake while participating in a speed and agility activity.

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Teach students which foods go where on MyPlate

Because many students will not have any clue at first about how foods are categorized, give an example of a food in each food group.

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Counter myths and stereotypes by providing real life connections

The concepts are adapted from the national physical education standards and Concepts and Principles of Physical Education, edited by Bonnie Mohnsen and published by the National Association for Sport and Physical Education (NASPE), a part of AAHPERD, which examines what students should know in grades K through 12, as well as helpful-to-know life concepts.

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