Physical Development

Lessons

  • 1

    Physical Development: An Introduction

    Physical activity affects physical, emotional and intellectual health. Understanding the importance of this and implementing strategies to support physical activity at your program promotes better outcomes for everyone your program serves. 

    This lesson is estimated to take 45 minutes to complete.
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  • 2

    Physical Developmental Milestones

    Physical activity is important regardless of age or ability. As a manager, it is important that you have a working knowledge of the developmental milestones for each of the age groups that your program serves in order to better support your staff in their work with children and youth. 

    This lesson is estimated to take 45 minutes to complete.
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  • 3

    Supporting Physical Development

    As a manager it is your responsibility to ensure that your staff create safe and appropriate environments that support development, have a working knowledge of physical development, and plan experiences that boost developmental outcomes.

    This lesson is estimated to take 45 minutes to complete.
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  • 4

    Promoting Active Lifestyles

    Physical activity supports wellness for everyone. Your program plays a great role in promoting the importance of physical activity for children, youth, families and staff.

    This lesson is estimated to take 45 minutes to complete.
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