Heads, Shoulders, Knees & Cone Activity for PE

My name is Mark Roucka and I am a PE teacher at Lincoln Junior High School in Naperville, IL. “Head, Shoulders, Knees, Cone” is an activity I have done numerous times with my classes and received a number of positive … Read More


4 Fun & Festive Thanksgiving Games For Kids

Thanksgiving is a wonderful time of the year. From all-day football to the big feast and sales everywhere, there is a lot to look forward to during the holiday. However, as teachers, we have to work our way to the … Read More


Roller Ball Instant Activity for PE

Hi, I’m Frank Petras and I’m excited to talk about an activity I came up with last year called “Roller Ball”. I’ve always been a big proponent of finding new and creative instant activities for my students. Activities that require … Read More




Featured PE Teacher – Néstor A. García Peña

This week for the #FeaturedPETeacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, is a special foreign PE spotlight on Néstor A. García Peña. “On a recent visit to Guadalajara, Mexico I met one of the most articulate and moving physical education teachers named … Read More


Volleyball Skill Building Activity for PE

My name is Lindsay Karp, I teach Physical Education and Health at Bret Harte Elementary and A. Russell Knight Elementary in Cherry Hill, NJ. Master the Minute Challenges are fun, team orientated, and focused on a variety of skills. My … Read More


Barnyard Themed Field Day Stations for PE

Each year for Field Day, I try to come up with a new, fun theme the kids will enjoy. This year I came up with a Barnyard Field Day theme. Our school mascot is the Trailblazer, so it’s a fitting … Read More


5 Field Day Activities for PE

It is that time of year again. All of us P.E. teachers are planning Field Day. I have included 5 of my favorite Field Day Activities that can all be used inside or outside. Planning Field Day seems to be … Read More


Relay Yahtzee Activity for Grades K-5

My name is Patrick Stevens and I am a PE teacher at Compton Elementary School in Powder Springs, GA along with Leanne Flanagan. Coach Flanagan and I posted a video of our students playing Relay Yahtzee on Twitter and people … Read More