The Go-To Tool for Physical Education: PLAYBuilder

Are you a coach, educator, or community leader looking to elevate your physical activity programs? Look no further than PLAYBuilder by Sport for Life, the go-to online platform designed to revolutionize the way you create and share physical literacy and sport programs. Join a community of like-minded individuals dedicated to promoting physical activity, and watch as your participants thrive in an environment that fosters growth, learning, and fun.

What is PLAYBuilder?

PLAYBuilder is an innovative, easy-to-use online tool that offers everything you need to design, implement, and manage effective physical literacy and sport programs. Whether you’re working with children, youth, or adults, PLAYBuilder provides a comprehensive suite of features to help you succeed:

  • 1100+ activities: Access a rich library of pre-made activities, games, and drills, each carefully crafted by experts in the field. No more endless searching for ideas—everything you need is at your fingertips.
  • 190+ Lesson Plans: Get started quickly with a single session or an entire program. By taking the guesswork out of programming, your team can deliver professionally designed sessions without the prep time.
  • Custom Content Management: Instead of spending time on documents and spreadsheets, use PLAYBuilder to manage and share your team’s favourite activities, session plans and camp programming, complete with diagrams and videos. With everything in one place, updating resources is a snap and you’ll put an end to the “Where do we keep…” emails.
  • Term Planner: Teachers can generate an entire term of physical education lessons in under a minute, complete with curriculum connections (British Columbia & Ontario).

Why Choose PLAYBuilder?

  1. Enhance Participant Engagement
    Keeping participants engaged is crucial for any successful program. PLAYBuilder offers a diverse range of activities that are not only fun but also educational. By incorporating a variety of games and drills, you can keep your participants excited and motivated to learn.
  1. Save Time and Effort
    Say goodbye to the days of endless planning and preparation. With PLAYBuilder’s user-friendly interface, you can quickly create lesson plans and access a vast array of ready-made activities. Spend less time planning and more time doing what you love—coaching and teaching.
  1. Foster Physical Literacy
    Physical literacy is the foundation for a lifetime of physical activity. PLAYBuilder’s resources are designed to develop fundamental movement skills and promote confidence in physical abilities. By fostering physical literacy, you’re not just teaching sports; you’re instilling a love for movement that will benefit your participants for years to come.
  1. Professional Development
    Stay ahead of the game with PLAYBuilder’s ongoing professional development opportunities. Access webinars, tutorials, and expert advice to continually enhance your skills and knowledge. As a subscriber, you’ll always be at the forefront of the latest trends and best practices in physical literacy and sport education.
  1. Community and Support
    Join a vibrant community of professionals who share your passion for physical activity and education. With PLAYBuilder, you’re never alone. Collaborate, share ideas, and gain insights from a network of peers and experts who are as dedicated as you are to making a positive impact.

Exciting Activities on PLAYBuilder

To give you a taste of what PLAYBuilder offers, here are three exciting activities that you can implement in your programs right away:

  1. Half and Half
    Duration: 10 mins
    Ages: 6 – 12
    Development Focus: Fundamental Movement Skills

    Participants are divided into two teams. One team uses their feet to kick the ball, while the other uses their hands to throw and catch. This activity promotes diverse movement skills and defensive strategies, keeping kids active and engaged.

  1. Ball Steal (Feet)
    Duration: 5 mins
    Ages: 3 – 12
    Development Focus: Object Control & Manipulation: Feet, Receiving, Trapping

    In this game, participants practice dribbling, dodging, and trapping a ball while avoiding “ball thieves.” It’s a fantastic way to develop dribbling skills and strategic thinking.

  1. RPS Baseball
    Duration: 15 mins
    Ages: 4 – 12
    Development Focus: Fundamental Movement Skills

    Combining the classic game of Rock-Paper-Scissors with baseball, participants move around bases by winning Rock-Paper-Scissors battles. This game enhances both physical and social skills, promoting teamwork and active participation.

Hear from Our Users

But don’t just take our word for it—listen to what our satisfied users have to say:

  • “Fun, practical, engaging games that target specific skills!”
  • “Very user-friendly, with clear, simple setup instructions!”
  • “I love the variety of activities, and it’s easy to implement them in my daily routine with students.”
  • “Great variety of activities that are easy to implement in my daily routine with participants.”

Subscribe Today!

Ready to take your physical activity programs to the next level? Contact us to find out how you can bring PLAYBuilder to your program, school or club. Empower your participants, enhance your programs, and join a community dedicated to promoting physical literacy for all.

Visit Sport for Life’s PLAYBuilder to get started. Transform your programs, inspire your participants, and be a part of the movement towards a healthier, more active future!

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