Schools Toolkit (PDF, 1.7
MB) - A toolkit to assess your school's physical activity
offerings, and materials to implement 17 key strategies to help reach the
goal of 60 minutes of physical activity per day for students. For
more information about the Active Schools Project, visit the
of Public Instruction web site.
Model Academic Standards for Physical Education (PDF,
- The Department of Public Instruction, in
conjunction with the Wisconsin Association for Health, Physical
Education, Recreation and Dance has developed a list of resources
and activities a physical education teacher could incorporate into
their educational program. Each submitted strategy was peer
reviewed, and will remain on the site for at least three months.
Education Best Practices Directory
- A summary of a variety of physical education (PE) activities and
lessons submitted by Wisconsin teachers.
Academic Standards for Nutrition Education
Veggies? Got Veggies? is a garden-based nutrition education
curriculum created with the goal of getting children to eat more fresh
fruits and vegetables. Got Veggies? features seven full lesson plans that
are aligned with Wisconsin's Model Academic Standards for Nutrition, Health, Science, and other
related subjects. A series of shorter garden-based activities are
also included, as well as fun recipes and helpful tips for cooking and
eating in the garden. This curriculum provides an all around great
way to nurture students’ interest in growing and eating fresh fruits and
Dirt? Garden Toolkit - a resource designed to assist with the
implementation of school, community, and child care gardens.
Wisconsin Farm to School
Toolkits - Resource kits to help Food Producers and Food Service staff
incorporate locally grown food into school meals.
Department of Public Instruction Nutrition Education home page.