Pacman Game for Physical Education

Joel Smedes, PE teacher at Vientiane International School in Vientiane, Laos shares his Human Pacman activity idea used for the Grade 4 unit called Adventure Challenges, where students work in teams undertaking a variety of tasks with a set goal. The skills … Read More


3 Indoor Group Games for Active Play

As I write this, we are in the middle of a heat wave. The highs have been above 90 degrees, and the lows have been down in the 70s going on a week now. The humidity is high every day … Read More


The Best Mobile Apps to Use in Your PE Class

Nowadays it seems like a common response to most problems is, “There’s an App for That”. Technology has become an important part of our culture and saves us a ton of time each day. Since I got a TV installed in my … Read More






Featured PE Teacher – Sandra Hagenbach

This week for the Featured PE Teacher section on the PE Central Facebook page, the spotlight is on Sandra Hagenbach! About Sandra: I am a Physical Education teacher at Heritage Elementary School in De Pere, Wisconsin. I teach Kindergarten through fourth grade, … Read More



Colorful Buckets Activity – Kicking Unit for PE

By Erik Myer, Elementary PE Teacher The other day I was looking for a different type of kicking activity to do with my students.  I decided to take a look at Coach Pirillo’s YouTube channel for inspiration. I came across a … Read More