Physical Literacy

Definition of Physical Literacy

Individuals who are physically literate move with competence and confidence in a wide variety of physical activities in multiple environments that benefit the healthy development of the whole person. More...

Why Is it Important?

Physical Literacy provides a solid foundation for children and youth to develop the skills, knowledge and attitudes they need to enable them to engage with poise and confidence across a wide variety of activities. The development of physical literacy is now a reality for educators and practitioners and many provincial physical education curricula now identify the development of physically literate students as the major outcome of physical education programs. More...

Strategies, Tools and Checklists

We have developed a number of aids to help teachers, coaches & parents foster the development of physically literate children & youth.. More...