Learning Commons Resources
We have a wide variety of books, curriculum and DVDs that cover this topic.
- Get Strong 101 (DVD)
- The Physical Education Unit Study
- Homeschool family fitness
- Core Competency packs: Social Responsibility, Critical thinking,
- Total Health
Use the following keywords to search for resources:
- Physical education
- Social skills
- Social responsibility
- Core competencies
To enter the Search Portal, click on the banner located at the top of this page.
Log in to BrainPOP to find the videos available under Health.
Go to the BrainPOP Educators site (no login required) which has the option to choose BC curriculum standards.
In BrainPOP you will find short animated movies, to creatively engage students in learning. (Gr. K-12) Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
Log in to Curio.ca. Search for topics such as Physical & Health Education, Daily Physical Activity or Health.
Curio.ca offers the audio and video content from CBC (Canadian Broadcasting Corporation) and Radio-Canada for unique Canadian content. (K-12, but mostly high school content) Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
Log in to Discovery Education Streaming (Canada) and search for Physical & Health Education topics. There will be topics such as: Alcohol and Other Drugs, Growth and Development, Mental Health, Nutrition, Physical Activity, Safety, The Body, Tobacco and Violence.
Discovery Education Streaming Plus offers students award-winning digital or multimedia content. (K-12 content) Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
Log in to Explora High School.
EBSCOhost’s Explora is a site to encourage student research with extensive, reliable content and ease of use. (K-12 content) Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
Log in to EverFI to find courses, such as: Healthier Me: Wellness Fundamentals for Middle School (positive character development, social-emotional learning (SEL), and building healthy relationships – Gr. 7-9) Demo video, Character Playbook (developing social and emotional skills – Gr. 7-9).
EverFI produces digital courses, such as: financial literacy, STEM, diversity and inclusion, student loan management, digital citizenship, civic awareness, entrepreneurial thinking, alcohol and substance abuse, and sexual assault prevention. (Gr. 4-12) Look for a full description (and a list of all courses available) under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
GALE CENGAGE Learning and GALE Databases: Log in to your parent home page in Encom, or through the Search Portal at the Search Portal landing page to find the links, usernames and passwords for the various GALE sites: “Canada in Context”, “Global Issues in Context”, “Gale Virtual Reference Library”, “Science in Context” and “Global Reference on the Environment, Energy and Natural Resources”.
GALE CENGAGE Learning is a world leader in eResearch and educational publishing. (Gr. 9-12) Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
First log in to Learn360 before you choose a topic or “click” on a link. Once in Learn360 select a topic such as Health or Sports & Fitness, then filter for the appropriate grade range.
Learn360 is a media-on-demand service or digital video library for Gr. K-12, with digital, audio and other support materials. Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.
Log in to the World Book site, and choose World Book Student (Gr. 5-8) or World Book Advanced (Gr. 8-12).
World Book is our online encyclopedia with research sites for all ages from K to 12. Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.