What Makes a Great PE Teacher – Tips & Resources

While there are certain tenets that make a great teacher in general, there are also intangibles that make teachers great. And these are not mutually exclusive. For example, one can have the tenets of a great teacher and not display … Read More


July Printable Fitness Challenge Calendar

Our July Fitness Challenge Calendar is here! As we dive into summer, kids may be socially distancing at summer camp or staying home and need virtual activity ideas to keep them active. This printable calendar is a great resource that … Read More


April Printable Fitness Challenge Calendar

Our April 2021 Fitness Challenge Calendar is here! Use this printable calendar as a resource to share with your students for virtual learning or in person learning. Encourage them to participate in the challenge at home and even include their … Read More


February Printable Fitness Challenge Calendar

Our 2021 February Fitness Challenge Calendar is here! Use this printable calendar as a resource to share with your students for virtual learning, and encourage them to participate in the challenge at home with their family. If you have students … Read More


6 Tips To Bring Out The Super Teacher In You

Being a teacher can be an isolating experience. Often, we do not get the opportunity to connect outside of the beginning of the school year meeting or during professional development courses taken on our own time. Thus, I feel compelled to … 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


How To Teach Locomotor Skills For PE

Locomotor skills, and self and general space awareness are fundamental skills every child needs to progress in physical education, and to ultimately lead a healthy lifestyle. In my experience, many PE programs, free, paid, or otherwise, spend an extensive amount … Read More


Baseball & Softball Activities for Physical Education

Opening Day for Baseball season is April 1st! It’s also a a great game for working on throwing, catching, striking, running, hand-eye coordination and much more! These activities, assessments, and bulletin board ideas we’ve compiled from PE Central will help … Read More


Volleyball Activities for Physical Education

Volleyball is a perfect sport for any PE curriculum. It can be done indoors or outside, with fairly basic materials. It’s also a fantastic tool for working on teamwork, hand-eye coordination and movement. These activities, assessments, and bulletin board ideas … Read More