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resources for studying the human body and ways to improve physical components


  • Adventist Resource
    Teacher Bulletin Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Prepared by the NAD Atlantic Union annually, Teacher Bulletin provides busy teachers with creative units for multi-grade/multi-age elementary classes.

  • Hotchalks Lesson Plans Page Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Over 4,000 free lesson plans for K-12 teachers in many subjects including: Math, Science, Social Studies, Music, Language Arts, Computers and the Internet, Art, PE, and Health.

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    ABCs, 1,2,3s and PE - Using Physical Activity to Teach Curriculum Kindergarten-Grade 6
    This NAD session highlights current research linking physical fitness to academic performance in youth. Morgan demonstrates how core curricular topics can be taught to K-4 elementary students using movement activities in a kinesthetic learning style.

  • Ad-Mats Gym Equipment Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "AD Mats Corporation is a leading manufacturer of a variety of gym mats, which can be used for football, hockey, baseball, basketball, gymnastics, exercise, martial arts, senior residences and daycare facilities. We also produce a complete range of other...

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    Alternative High School PE Options: Mountain Biking and Olympic Games Grade 4-Grade 9
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation handout discusses the value of teaching mountain biking as a lifetime activity. Topics cover fundraising and equipment considerations, unit design and ideas, trail design and maintenance, and safety concerns,...

  • Athletic Mats, Gym Mats, Foam Padding Preschool-Tertiary
    US GymMats offers top-of-the-line athletic mats for gymnastics, cheerleading, martial arts, physical education, home exercise, fitness and indoor rock climbing. Mats and foam pads are made in the United States using quality materials. Built for protection...

  • Awesome Elementary School Physical Education Activities Book Grade 1-Grade 12
    Over 500 ways to add variety to any physical education program. Includes everything from jump rope, parachute, juggling, balance, and challenge activities to kickball, tag games, drills, and skill builders for traditional sports. This resource may also be...

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    Baldy - A Physical Education Adventure to Remember Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Physical education teachers in small schools often face a lack of space, or curriculum options in providing for their students' physical activity needs. Claude Bastien chose a creative alternative, and shares insights from the experience of taking his students...

  • BBC Bitesize Preschool-Grade 12
    Online activities and video clips by grade level or subject. Christian teacher discretion needed in selecting materials for faith-based learning. Videos not available outside of the UK.

  • Brain Pop Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "BrainPOP creates animated, curricular content that engages students, supports teachers, and bolsters achievement – in classrooms, at home, and on mobile devices." It utilizes interactive online learning with quizzes, game play, and activities in many subjects.

  • Education World Preschool-Lifelong
    Education World's goal is to make it easy for educators to integrate the Internet into the classroom. Includes a search engine for educational web sites only

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    Elementary PE Activities - DVDs and Manual for K-2 Kindergarten-Grade 2
    Looking for an easy-to-use physical education (PE) program for young children? The creative physical activities presented in this DVD set were chosen with elementary classroom teachers, childcare providers, youth leaders, and home-school parents in mind. Children...

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    Elementary PhysEd Hacks and How to Gamify Your PhysEd Program Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Delivered as a 2018 NAD convention breakout session, "this presentation will provide an overview of tips and tricks to help you run a PhysEd program that you're proud of, including time-saving management strategies, easy ways to decrease student conflicts,...

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    Exercise Programs for Teens - Ideas for Academy Physical Education Classes Grade 9-Grade 12
    A challenge for educators is implanting in students positive attitudes toward fitness so that they will adopt a lifestyle that includes vigorous physical exercise. Physical education should teach the value of lifelong fitness, be fun, invigorating, and pertinent...

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    Exercising With Exergaming - Giving Physical Education a Technology Makeover Grade 4-Tertiary
    Exergaming technology can play a role in motivating and establishing healthy behaviors in both children and adults by providing opportunities for individual and cross-generational play. When you see how students’ interest and excitement about exercise...

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    Fabulous Physical Activities on a Shoestring Budget (K-8) Kindergarten-Grade 8
    See the handout from this 2018 NAD convention breakout session for "fun, physical activities for elementary students that can be performed with minimal equipment and space requirements and that teachers in small, multi-grade schools can easily implement."

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    Field Games Kindergarten-Grade 3
    Six creative field games for lower grades that use various props, such as hula hoops and parachutes. Smaller groups of students can play these games while others are participating in the presidential fitness test.

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    Games That Keep Students Going Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Every high school teacher is looking for games and activities that they can use before, during, and after physical education classes. This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation has many for you to discover.

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    Get on Your Running Shoes! Kindergarten-Grade 12
    A multi-grade teacher shares her realization that everyone has more fun if she participates with her small class in PE, rather than watching from the sidelines. This learning together, and from each other, attitude extends to other areas of the classroom as...

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    Healthy Body Journal Grade 3-Grade 6
    Use the Healthy Body Journal as a weekly assignment for a written component to their Physical Education grade. This self-reflection worksheet helps students think about what their goal is for the week and then monitor their progress. It allows for them to...

  • Human Kinetics Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Order books, videos, journals, software or distance education from this comprehensive sports and physical education website.

  • Inside Cancer - Multimedia Guide to Cancer Biology Grade 5-Lifelong
    An excellent multimedia guide to cancer biology, organized in four sections: the hallmarks of cancer, causes and prevention, diagnosis and treatment, pathways to cancer.

  • Internet 4 Classrooms Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Internet4Classrooms helps teachers link to specific subject areas or areas of interest to K-12 teachers, including standardized testing practice links and links to current standards for each subject.

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    Is There a Seventh-day Adventist Philosophy of Sport? Grade 9-Tertiary
    While certainly not the norm when the church’s schools were first established, sports have become commonplace today. Questions we should be asking: What should Seventh-day Adventist Christian sport be like? What should motivate our programs? How should...

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    JAE Editorial: Restoring the Balance Kindergarten-Tertiary
    This editorial introduces a special edition focusing on physical education, a vital component of a wholistic education. In this special issue "you will find articles that address a broad array of topics, ranging from the importance of physical activity...

  • Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Kathy Schrock's Guide for Educators is a categorized list of sites useful for enhancing curriculum and professional growth. It is updated often to include the best sites for teaching and learning.

  • Library Video Company Kindergarten-Lifelong
    This leading educational video distributor includes over 18,000 in-stock educational video and DVD titles.

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    Make Physical Education Fun - for Everyone! Kindergarten-Grade 12
    How to make physical education fun for elementary and secondary students. Attitude problems are discussed and suggestions given to promote more favorable attitudes towards physical education. Topics discussed include encouraging girls to participate, educators...

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    Movement Right From the Start - The ABC's and 1, 2, 3's of Physical Activity for the Young Child Preschool-Grade 8
    What can educators do to combat the childhood obesity epidemic? One of the most effective ways is to ensure that youth receive adequate amounts of daily physical activity while at school. While the thought of preparing lesson plans may seem overwhelming for...

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    Moving to Learn - Steps to Increase Physical Activity and Improve Learning at School Preschool-Grade 12
    This 2018 NAD convention breakout session looks at "current research on both the benefits of physical activity on learning, and effective implementation of programs to increase physical activity during the day for all students." See the presentation...

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    NAD Physical Education Curriculum Guide K-12 Grade 1-Grade 8
    The Physical Education Curriculum Guide for NAD Adventist schools grades K-12 outlines the standards/goals, learning objectives, essential performance benchmarks, assessment examples and criteria, and resource references for physical education. This document...

  • Nasco Online Catalogs Kindergarten-Lifelong
    "Nasco has over 20 different catalogs offering over 96,000 unique items to meet the needs of teachers in 16 different educational subject areas."

  • Christian Resource
    New Frontiers - Outdoor Christian Education Grade 5-Grade 12
    New Frontiers is a unique challenge course ministry where campers are challenged to move beyond their comfort zone, to interact with God in the midst of their fears and to relate these experiences metaphorically to their own lives outside of camp. On over...

  • PE Central Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Online resource center for PE teachers. PE Central exists to assist teachers and other adults in helping children become physically active and healthy for a lifetime.

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    PE For Kids - Developing a Physical Education Program for Elementary Schools Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Areas to consider when establishing a physical education program for elementary schools. These are rationale, administrative/board support, budget and equipment, curriculum and scheduling, space, storage, teaching strategies, and resource materials. This article...

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    PE Lesson Plans for Small Schools Kindergarten-Grade 8
    Looking for an easy-to-use PE program for small schools? Debbie Morgan's elementary physical education lesson plans are specifically designed for small elementary schools with multi-grade classrooms, where budgetary constraints limit facilities and the amount...

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    Physical Activity - A Critical Component of a Complete Education Kindergarten-Tertiary
    The role of physical activity has always had a vital place in the Seventh-day Adventist philosophy of education. Adventist schools should continue to propagate the values of health promotion and healthful practices, which not only increase longevity but also...

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    Physical Activity - The Perfect Prescription Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Health means more than the 'absence of disease' or following a vegetarian diet. Wellness and a state of physical fitness are significant components of a healthy lifestyle, and are crucial in educating the head, hand, and the heart. In addition to presenting...

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    Physical Activity and Academic Achievement Kindergarten-Grade 12
    This 2012 NAD Teachers Convention presentation includes research regarding physical activity and academic achievement. Discussion includes the impact of physical activity on student attention and behavior. Information on practical ways that teachers can incorporate...

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    Physical Education - High School Supplement SSD Grade 7-Grade 12
    Adventist teachers' handbooks for integrating faith and values: these are practical guides with a variety of approaches to teaching key values, illustrations and examples. Separate booklets are available for each subject, including: Art, Business, Computer,...

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    Physical Education - Noodle Tag Kindergarten-Grade 8
    An active game of tag using gym floor lines and a pool noodle.

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    Physical Education and Sport from a Christian Perspective Tertiary
    Hamerslough addresses several questions regarding physical education and sport. "Is there a place for physical education and sport in Seventh-day Adventist higher education? Is there a difference between Christian sport and sport as engaged in by public...

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    Physical Education Skill-Pac K-8 Kindergarten-Grade 8
    A one-volume comprehensive resource program, 400 plus pages, designed for use by classroom physical education teachers at small or large schools. It includes developmental activities for all levels in classroom, gymnasium, and playground settings. Includes...

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    Physical Education, Sports and Christian Outreach Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Is there a place for fitness and sports in the Adventist concept of balanced education? Physical development should form one side of the equilateral triangle of true education. A person's play life is as important as any other part of his or her life. Five...

  • President's Council for Physical Fitness (President's Challenge) Grade 1-Grade 12
    The President's Challenge is a physical activity/fitness awards program that recognizes students who perform well on exercises that build strength, endurance and flexibility. The program motivates students to adopt and maintain physically active lifestyles....

  • Adventist Resource
    Promoting Positive Spectator Behavior Grade 9-Lifelong
    How can Adventist schools teach and enforce appropriate spectator behavior at athletic events when bad behavior seems to be the norm for professional and amateur sports? Our educational administrators and boards must develop and maintain guidelines outlining...

  • Adventist Resource
    Safety First - Creating a Safe Environment at School Kindergarten-Grade 12
    "Every Adventist teacher and educational administrator must implement strategies that will enhance their students’ safety at school. Adventist schools must provide a safe and appropriate environment for students to grow and develop into active members...

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    Seventh-day Adventist Health, Physical Education & Recreation Association - SDA HPERA Kindergarten-Lifelong
    SDA-HPERA exists to promote health and physical education in the context of contemporary Seventh-day Adventism; the role that regular physical activity plays in the pursuit of life-long health and well-being; athletics in a Christ-centered lifestyle; the integration...

  • SPARK Preschool-Grade 12
    A research-based program of San Diego State University Research Foundation, "SPARK strives to improve the health of children, adolescents, and adults by disseminating evidence-based Physical Education, After School, Early Childhood, Classroom Activity...

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    Teaching PE - All Fun and Games? Grade 1-Grade 8
    In this 'Solving School Problems' column, a parents question about the teaching of physical education in a small, one-room school is addressed. Suggestions include encouraging the teacher to plan specific goals and objectives for PE periods, not just playing...

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    The Effects of Sports on Student Willpower Kindergarten-Grade 12
    Some physical education programs are challenged because their schools cannot afford major equipment students may need in order to master essential skills. Onardo Ortega shares a different perspective by suggesting that physical education goes beyond equipment,...

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    The empirical development of a curriculum in sports acrobatics and spiritual witnessing Tertiary
    Problem: The purpose of this project was to develop empirically a curriculum to assist Seventh-day Adventist sports acrobatic coaches, physical education instructors, physical education majors and minors to integrate spiritual witnessing concepts into...

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    The Impact of a Physical Activity Session on Year Two Students Subsequent Classroom Behaviour Grade 1-Grade 4
    "The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of a 30-minute physical activity (PA) session on Year Two students’ subsequent classroom behaviour...findings highlight the potential value of physical activity as a strategy for increasing student...

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    The Seventh-day Adventist Physical Education Pyramid Kindergarten-Grade 12
    The “shift of focus” from physical education classes that enroll every student to programs that focus on after-school team sports for elite student athletes was a topic of concern and discussion for attendees at three recent national Seventh-day...

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    The Summer Olympics - A Multidisciplinary Unit Grade 3-Grade 8
    "The purpose of this unit is to explore the diversity of our global culture through the eyes of sports. The Summer Olympics provides a great opportunity to study social studies, language arts, health, art, music, religion, and physical education all in...

  • Tiffin Athletic Mats Kindergarten-Lifelong
    Supplier of quality athletic mats for gymnastics, martial arts, physical education, home use, aerobic exercise and physical therapy.

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    Using Pedometers to Promote Physical Activity at School Grade 4-Grade 12
    The continued increase in childhood obesity demands our attention and action. Because children spend most of their waking hours in school, if we want them to eat better and exercise more, that’s the logical place to initiate change. The intervention...

  • We Can! Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition Preschool-Grade 12
    "We Can! (Ways to Enhance Children's Activity & Nutrition) is a national movement designed to give parents, caregivers, and entire communities a way to help children 8 to 13 years old stay at a healthy weight."

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    Without Hands Kindergarten-Grade 6
    An active playground game that can be enjoyed by students during recess.