Active Children: Ideas for enhancing daily physical activity in primary schools

Published by ACHPER SA

Suitable for: Primary Teachers (R-6) - Specialist or Classroom

This is an essential tool for you and your colleagues that aims to support teachers in their planning of quality physical activity experiences.

Including over 70 games, this resource will provide your students with a diverse range of experiences that will supplement your school’s physical education program and maximise participation and learning.

It is important for children’s total development that they are provided with an age appropriate, relevant, diverse and sequential range of physical learning experiences throughout their years of schooling. The games and activities in this book should be seen as supplementary activities to support and provide variety and enrichment to a comprehensive physical education program.

This is a must for every school library wanting true and tested ideas for Physical Activity.

Games include:

  • Indoor Games
  • Physical Activity
  • Field/Invasion Games
  • Target Games
  • Court Games



ACHPER Members $30 inc GST

Non-members $35 inc GST

International Orders $55


How to Order

Download this order form, complete then email to [email protected]


Call the ACHPER SA office on (08) 8363 5700 to order and pay over phone.