2010-2011 Playworks Playbook
Playworks is a non-profit organization whose mission is to improve the health and well-being of children by increasing opportunities for physical activity and safe, meaningful play. The Playbook, a 390-page pdf, provides full descriptions of games and activities appropriate for K-5 school children. They are organized in the following categories: Ice Breakers; Readiness Games; Tag Games; Cooperative Games; Core Playground Games and Sports; Core Games Modifications; and Health and Fitness – FitKid Program.
Also included is structured curriculum in Violence Prevention and Peace Promotion. The Violence Prevention materials focus on providing students with a set of foundation skills for preventing violence using a framework called the Five Fingers of Safety. The Peace Promotion materials focus on proactive measures to encourage and foster a healthy community, and can be used with a variety of student groups.
- Format: pdf
- Publisher: Playworks
- Author: Playworks Program Staff
- Resource Release Date: 01/01/2010
- Topics: Bullying Prevention, Expressive Arts Programs, Games (educational), Physical Education, Social and Emotional Learning, and Violence Prevention
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