Learning Commons Resources

Gr. K – 5 Physical and Health Education eBooks

We have a wide variety of books, curriculum and DVDs that cover this topic.

Curriculum Examples

  • Get Strong 101 (DVD)
  • The Physical Education Unit Study
  • Homeschool family fitness
  • Core Competency packs: Social Responsibility, Critical thinking,  
  • Enjoying good health

Search Terms

Use the following keywords to search for resources:

  • Physical education
  • Fitness
  • Social skills
  • Social responsibility
  • Manners
  • Health
  • Core competencies

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Subscriptions

Log in to BrainPOP to find the health videos available OR go to BrainPOP Educators (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 Discovery Education Canada and search for physical and 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 Primary with the username and password that you will find on your parent home page in Encom under ‘Curriculum Resources’ or at the Subscriptions site in the Learning Commons Search Portal.

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 Healthier Me – Wellness Fundamentals for Elementary School (Grades 1-4).

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. 1-12)  Look for a full description (and a list of all courses available) under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to KnowBC and search by going to an encyclopedia or book and searching it.

KnowBC is the leading general reference site for British Columbia, including such resources as the Encyclopedia of British Columbia and other reference works.  (Gr. K-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 and 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 PebbleGo Next and search for topics such as life science, biological dangers, genetics or human anatomy.

PebbleGo Next is the science research site for students in Gr. 3-6, which has read-along audio.  Look for a full description under “Subscriptions” in the main menu above.

Log in to World Book Kids (Gr. K-5) through the parent home page in Encom under “Curriculum Resources” or through the Subscriptions page in the Learning Commons Search Portal.

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.