Resources for Schools can help to build and sustain opportunities for children and youth to develop fundamental movement skills, an appreciation for sport, and the habits that lead to a physically active lifestyle.

  • WAFL Equipment Lending Library: Rural schools can apply in the Fall to borrow ski and snowshoe equipment from Yukon's Winter Active for Life (WAFL) Library free of charge for the Winter season.
  • Playground Leadership for Grades 6 to 8 students. This training develops leadership skills among intermediate students. Students learn how to lead fun and engaging playground activities to share with younger students.
  • Pedometer Loan Out: Borrow a set of pedometers for your classroom for 2 to 3 months. A small deposit of $12 per pedometer is required. Also available for loan is the "Steps Count" Kit filled with reference books, resources and ideas for using pedometers in the classroom.
  • Cycle Smart offers an in-class session on basic bicycle safety and helmet use, and an on-bike playground session. Cycle Smart is available for rural schools (on-bike only) and Grades 4 and 5 classes in Whitehorse.


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


Active in Class

Helping teachers integrate physical activity into daily classroom routines and lessons Read More

Fundamental Movement Skills thru Games

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

Sport Connections

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

Youth Leadership

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

Resources for Schools

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