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Fundamental Movement Skills: Active Start and FUNdamentals Stages Card Set

Fundamental Movement Skills: Active Start and FUNdamentals Stages Card Set

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    Fundamental Movement Skills: Active Start and FUNdamentals Stages Card Set is a quick and portable reference tool for teachers and recreational leaders to support the introduction to and development of 12 fundamental movement skills within the categories of stability, locomotor, and object manipulation. Each unit includes the following:
    • A brief definition of the skill
    • A list of teaching tips on how to move students along the developmental continuum
    • A checklist for student assessment that allows the teacher or coach to evaluate the progression of the skill components
    • Exploration activities and games that provide students with a fun introduction to the skill
    • An array of games that focus on skill development


    Teachers, coaches, and recreational leaders of children who are in the Active Start and FUNdamentals stages of the Long-Term Athlete Development (LTAD) Model.

    Table of Contents

    Part I. Stability Skills
    Log Roll
    Stork Stand

    Part II. Locomotor Skills

    Part III. Object Manipulation
    Overarm Throw
    Sidearm Strike

    About the Author

    Physical & Health Education Canada (PHE Canada) is a national leader and vital contributor in fostering achievement and health among Canadian children and youth by supporting physical and health education and active living initiatives where children live, learn, and play. PHE Canada’s vision is a future wherein all children and youth in Canada live healthy, physically active lives.

    Contributors: Rick Bell, PhD, Sandy Gibbons, PhD, Viviene Temple, PhD, Colin Higgs, PhD, Dean Kozak, Stefanie Partridge