Physical Education Online – Toddle Talks Webinar

I am inviting you to watch the recording of the webinar I presented at Toddle Talks. It highlights the PSPE learning experiences that I have created for Toddle Community users and it aimed to answer the following questions: What are the similarities and differences between face-to-face and online PE sessions? How does your online lessonContinue reading “Physical Education Online – Toddle Talks Webinar”

Education. Health. Choice

When supervising my students in the cafeteria I was attracted by some of their snacks and lunch boxes. I thought of the moms or maids putting thought and effort early in the morning while preparing the food for the kids. Then the idea came into my mind: I will take some pictures with these nutritiousContinue reading “Education. Health. Choice”

Students’ Notes for a Balanced Emotional Environment

Murdoch (2015) emphasized that constructing the emotional environment is key when educators aim to nurture quality relationships. When feeling trusted and part of a connected community, our students feel safe and take risks in their learning. I write student notes and put them in their cubbies, lunch boxes, or their bags; I leave them onContinue reading “Students’ Notes for a Balanced Emotional Environment”

Writing a conceptually transdisciplinary unit

Great professional development opportunity with 4 Generations 4 Education.

The Becoming Gift

‘No man ever steps in the same river twice.’ (Heraclitus) In the sixth century BC Heraclitus said that nothing in the world around us is constant except the change and becoming. Far away from trying to be philosophical I just had one of the greatest opportunity to experience both concepts today, with physical education teachersContinue reading “The Becoming Gift”

Encouraging Questioning And Curiosity

Encouraging Questioning And Curiosity in PE “Questions are at the heart of inquiry. Effective learners ask questions” (Murdoch, K. 2015, p.56) Reference: Murdock, K. 2015. The Power of Inquiry. Teaching and learning with curiosity, creativity and purpose in the contemporary classroom. Seastar Education.

FitSwim Stamford: Strength. Swimming. Performance.

  The healthy development of the whole person benefits from the ability to move with competence and confidence in a wide variety of physical activities. As a fitness professional I firmly believe that physical strength is the basis of all the things we want to do with our body in life: work, play, hike orContinue reading “FitSwim Stamford: Strength. Swimming. Performance.”

4 Generations 4 Education – Professional Development 2018

Worth checking 4 Generations 4 Education for valuable professional development opportunities!