activeschoolActive Schools instills the values and habits of active living over the lifespan. In Yukon Schools, daily physical activity is a priority and children have opportunities to be active every school day.

Active Yukon Schools supports teachers to integrate daily physical activity into classroom and school routines because daily physical activity:

* enhances the academic achievement of students,

* instills competence and confidence for participating in physical activity over the lifespan,

* addresses sedentary behaviours that contribute to childhood obesity,

* improves social and emotional wellbeing, and

* makes learning fun.

 

Check out our feature program:

PLAYGROUND LEADERSHIP     Available Program Times     This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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Active Yukon Schools is supported with funding from Yukon Government Sport and Recreation Branch and Yukon Education.

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Active in Class

Helping teachers integrate physical activity into daily classroom routines and lessons Read More
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Fundamental Movement Skills thru Games

Games to develop fundamental movement skills and instill confidence and competence for lifelong physical activity Read More
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Sport Connections

Sport Yukon facilitates connections for teachers and schools with Yukon's sport community Read More
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Youth Leadership

Developing student role models for active, healthy lifestyles through Playground Leaders program (Grades 6-7) Read More
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Resources for Schools

Resources for being active at school and developing physical literacy Read More
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