Physical Literacy

Physical literacy is a fundamental and valuable human capability that can be described as a disposition acquired by human individuals encompassing the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding that establishes purposeful physical pursuits as an integral part of their lifestyle.  

 

Source: Wikipedia.org

Resources

What's physical literacy? Here's what you need to know | Active For Life

 The What, Why and How of Physical Literacy, and how parents can easily incorporate it into their children's daily lives.

What Is Physical Literacy And Why Does It Matter? | Learning - CBC.ca

Physical literacy is no different than other aspects of literacy. Kids aren't born physically literate—just like they aren't born knowing how to read ...

Physical Literacy | ParticipACTION

Physical literacy is the motivation, confidence, physical competence, knowledge and understanding to value and take responsibility for engagement in physical .

Physical Literacy Explained | Passport for Life

PHE Canada's definition: Physical Literacy is moving with competence and confidence in a wide variety of physical activities in multiple environments that ...

What is physical literacy? | Tennis Canada

Happily, physical literacy is really quite a simple concept: it's about developing the necessary movement skills in children that in turn give them ...

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