Resources for PE Teachers

Professional Organizations Website Purpose
AAHPERD National organization for PE, Health teachers
CDC Government website for all things health and physical activity related
Cooper Institute Scientific research on health and preventive medicine, makers of Fitnessgram
National Foundation on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition http://www. Partnership with President’s Council, provider of services
Presidents Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition Government website with resources, stats and more
Robert Woods Johnson Foundation Foundation to improve health and health care of all Americans
USOE Utah State Office of Education PE Website
PE Websites Website Purpose
PE Central Lesson plans, equipment, adapted ideas
PE Links Comprehensive PE website
Brain Breaks Classroom energizers
Eat Smart Classroom energizers
Health Tips One minute energizers, healthy tips
PE Gang Ideas and games for being active
Equipment Website Purpose
Gopher Equipment
Sportime Equipment
Flaghouse Equipment
Nasco Equipment
Palos Equipment
US Games Equipment
Human Kinetics Publisher of PE/Fitness books, materials
School Programs Website Purpose
Let’s Move, Active Schools School wide program to increase physical activity before, during and after school
Fuel up to Play 60 School program to help kids be active 60 minutes per day
Mighty Milers School running program to increase physical activity
Presidential Youth Fitness Program School fitness recognition program based on Fitnessgram testing
Jump Rope 4 Heart School jump roping program
Assessments/Curriculum Website Purpose
Fitnessgram Criterion referenced exam for 5 components of physical fitness
Spark Simple, complete PE curriculum