November 13, 2017

Obstacle Course Racing In Physical Education

In this first vlog episode of The #PhysEd Show, I share how I helped my grade one students learn about moving in relationship to objects through the lens of obstacle course racing.

Links From The Episode

SubscribeSubscribe to The #PhysEd Show in all of its formats to make sure you never miss out!The Vlog: Subscribe on YouTubeThe Podcast: Subscribe on Apple Podcasts | Google Play | StitcherLive Episodes: Subscribe on FacebookRead#PhysEd Curriculum MappingLearn more about how I build my annual curriculum map for my physical education program (just like the one you saw in the vlog).Unpacking The National Standards: Backwards Design In Physical EducationLearn more about the unpacking process I mentioned in the vlog which kickstarted my planning, instruction, and assessment for the featured lesson.#PhysEd Learning RoadmapsLearn more about how I go about creating Learning Roadmaps for my units, which help guide my assessment and students' learning throughout each lesson.Setting Up Successful Lessons With What?/Why?/How?Learn more about how I use What/Why/How discussions to set my students up for success in my lessons.Live From #PhysEd! My TV Setup!I mentioned that I use a television in my gym when teaching. This blog post shares all of the details on that setup and how I use it.WatchSpartan Race Video Credit This is the video I used as a provocation for this lesson.Simple Assessment w/ Plickers & MagnetsHere is more information on how I use Plickers in my teaching.DownloadWhat/Why/How GraphicsIf you liked the What/Why/How graphics you saw in the vlog, click the link above to download them for your gym!Learning Level TagsI have these Learning Level Tags on the whiteboard in my gym. The language on them matches that of the Learning Roadmaps. I use these with my Plickers Assessment Magnets.Learning Roadmap TemplatesI create some blank Learning Roadmap templates that you can edit for your teaching. You can download them by clicking the above link.Plickers Questions TemplatesIf you liked the look of the Plickers Questions I shared in this video, I created some free templates that you can edit (in either Keynote, Powerpoint, or Google Slides) for your teaching.Movement Concept Cards - RelationshipsThe featured resource in this lesson was my Movement Concept Cards - Relationships set. Click the link above to download them for free from the Visuals page.ConnectAndy Vasily on TwitterAndy is who taught me all about the use of provocations in teaching. Be sure to check out his awesome blog for even more great ideas!

Joey Feith
Joey Feith is a physical education teacher based out of Nova Scotia and the founder of
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