Back to School Resources

It's that time of year - Back to School! For those of you who work with school children - or even those who don't - here's a selection of our new resources available free to borrow from anywhere in Saskatchewan.


Tried and tested by elementary school PE specialists! PhysedGames has chosen 99 of the best games that can be used to supplement any K-8 physed program. From skill-based, to low-organized, to sport-specific, you’ll find a unique variety of ideas to keep students actively learning while having FUN. As proven online with quality video animation descriptions of games on Youtube.


The book is written by Jane Worroll, an ex-countryside ranger, and Peter Houghton, a trained Forest School leader.  Forest Schools have become more and more popular recently, with many parents worried about reports of obesity, the effects too much screen time on their children, and ‘nature deficit disorder’. Forest School brings so many benefits to our children, including playing in nature, learning through experience, free play and managing risk. If the idea of Forest School appeals, or you’d just like to introduce some of its ideas and principles to your life, Play The Forest School Way is a book you’ll want to read.

For physical educators, classroom teachers, playground supervisors, and parents, here is a super collection of playground games for elementary-age children. Inside this comprehensive resource, you'll find traditional recess games as well as exciting new activities that maximize student participation, cooperation, and fitness development. Written by an experienced physical educator, this user-friendly book contains field-tested play activities that will eliminate student boredom and create a safe, healthy, and peaceful playground setting.

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