Free Activities and Lesson Plans
Help your students meet the National Standards and Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education so they can become physically literate individuals.
Learn more about health and physical literacy and check out the collection of free
sport, health and physical education activity ideas you can download and use during
the week and all year long.
Early Childhood Activities
Elementary School Lesson Plans & Activities
Free Lesson Plans
Download lesson plans from experienced elementary PE teachers that reflect instructional best practices, integrate appropriate assessments, and enhance teacher effectiveness.
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Secondary School Lesson Plans & Activities
Free Activity Ideas
Jump Rope For Heart/Hoops For Heart
Become a heart champion by using these national standards-based activity ideas and heart-healthy messages from the Zoo Crew.
Adapted Activity Ideas and Tools
Take Part in Project ACES
Project ACES (All Children Exercise Simultaneously) is a signature program of the Youth Fitness Coalition, Inc. Project ACES was created by physical education teacher Len Saunders in 1989 as a method of motivating children to exercise. ACES takes place on the first Wednesday in May as part of National Physical Fitness and Sports Month along with National Physical Education Week. Make plans to participate at 10 a.m. on May 3!