november, 2018

20nov9:00 am- 2:00 pmPhysical Literacy 101: An Introduction to Physical Literacy- Oshawa, ON


Event Details

Physical activity is a lot more fun when you are physically literate. Now more than ever, physical literacy is being recognized as an important component of best practices in the sport, recreation, health and education sectors within Canada. Unfortunately, not everyone knows or understands what exactly physical literacy is. The goal of the Physical Literacy 101 Workshop is to cover a broad introduction to the concept of physical literacy. During this half-day workshop, you will take part in an interactive session that will help you to define what exactly physical literacy means, and how you can integrate its concepts to improve your programs. We will touch on the Physical Literacy Assessment for Youth (PLAY) Tools and show you how these can be used to track development of physical literacy skills to help participants improve where needed. You will leave with a solid understanding of what physical literacy is and knowledge of how you can encourage continual improvement and development of physical literacy skills across the lifespan.


Special Instructions:

  • This workshop is being offered to students at Maxwell Heights Secondary School only.
  • The workshop will be delivered as follows:
    • 0900 – 1100: Session #1
    • 1100 – 1200: Lunch
    • 12:00 – 1400: Session #2


(Tuesday) 9:00 am - 2:00 pm EST


Maxwell Heights Secondary School - Co-op Room, Oshawa