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Intermediate Senior Health and Physical Education


Ophea's H&PE Secondary Resources support teachers in helping students acquire the physical and health literacy skills needed to thrive in the 21st century and lead a healthy, active life.

The comprehensive resources include 6 interconnected yet standalone components that provide adaptable content to address diverse contexts, and student needs/interests, and include:

  • Effective Planning in H&PE
  • Teaching Games for Understanding (TGfU) Sample Unit Plans
  • Movement Competence Posters
  • Approaches to Teaching Healthy Living: A Guide for Secondary Educators 
  • Focus Course Planning Guide
  • Assessment and Evaluation Tools

French version of H&PE Secondary Resources: see the password page for the link to this subscription resource.

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You can access all of the H&PE Secondary Resources content by clicking in the menu on the right hand side (Healthy Living, Movement Competence and Active Living) or along the top. You are not required to create an individual account.

Ontario Association for the Support of Physical and Health Educators (OASPHE) is a network of educators that provide support and leadership for health and physical education.

Institute for Catholic Education 
The Institute for Catholic Education (ICE) website has resources that support the revised elementary and secondary HPE curriculum in Catholic schools.

Pan Am/Parapan Am Kids
Activity Kit, videos, and physical literacy supports for elementary schools and after-school programs. The Activity Kit includes activity cards related to healthy living and sports/parasports in the Toronto 2015 Games, and an implementation guide.