Active Living

These resources are available to schools, daycares and community groups in Medicine Hat, Brooks & area at no charge.

Medicine Hat & Area Contact: Rae Wahl 403 502-8245 or rae.wahl@albertahealthservices.ca
Brooks & Area Contact: Candice Buteau Candice.Buteau@grasslands.ab.ca

 

Kits and displays are designed for effortless implementation into classroom curriculum. To find a resource that will fit the needs of your classroom, click on one of the topics and begin your search.

Domino Fitness Choice Kit

Domino Fitness Choice Kit

Students are empowered to make their own activity choices at each station, creating an opportunity for students to participate at their own energy and ability levels.




Learning to Fly

Learning to Fly

Superheroes to the rescue? Playing like monkeys in the Jungle? Waddling like penguins in the Arctic?


Lucky Sevens

Lucky Sevens

The Be Fit For Life Network has teamed up with Ever Active Schools and the AMA Youth Run Club to create this card game.

Move & Play Resource Cards

Move & Play Resource Cards

These resources have been created to assist activity leaders in integrating physical literacy into their programs.


Munch and Move Kits

Munch and Move Kits

Contains four different activities for children ages 0 – 5 and ages 6 – 12.

Orbit Frisbee

Orbit Frisbee

The classroom set of Orbits comes with 10 large, soft edged frisbees and 10 pylons.


Parachute Games

Parachute Games

Parachute play promotes cooperation where everyone wins. Kit includes a game book.


Pedometers Class Set Kit

Pedometers Class Set Kit

This package includes a class set of pedometer, instruction card and information pertaining to pedometer use.


Physical Literacy Checklist

An important component of a Quality Daily Physical Education program is assessing the program and evaluating how well it is supporting the development of physical literacy.

Positive Playgrounds

Positive Playgrounds

Provides the tools and strategies needed to implement a successful program to help children develop social skills, gain physical fitness and to have fun.


Reach, Twirl, Curl Up Small

Reach, Twirl, Curl Up Small

This resource supports imagination, play and exploration of movement in young children. The kit includes a 14 page Reach, Twirl, Curl Up Small board book and 28 activity cards with lesson plans.

Resistance Bands

Resistance Bands

Resistance bands are an inexpensive, versatile tool for active learning opportunities in the classroom or gym.


Rubber Chicken Class Set Kit

Rubber Chicken Class Set Kit

This package includes a class set of rubber chickens accompanied by a resource book that includes a multitude of ‘Zany’ rubber chicken activities that are great for all ages!

Run, Jump, Throw

Run, Jump, Throw

This FUNdamentals program teaches the skills of running, jumping and throwing and the technical skill progressions for track and field events.


Speed Stacks

Speed Stacks

Speed stacking helps students develop bilateral proficiency equal performance on both sides of the brain.

Straighten Up Alberta

Straighten Up Alberta

A free, public service program, Straighten Up Alberta is a three-minute-a-day, easy-to-perform, stretching program.


Traditional Games Kit

Traditional Games Kit

Utilizing active games, link traditional culture and values to physical literacy and fundamental movement skills.