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Learning from home support

To support schools while students learn from home, the School Sport Unit has a range of resources to engage students in physical activity. We encourage schools to continue to engage students in physical activity options, not only for curriculum areas like PDHPE and sport, but also for general health and wellbeing, especially at this time. 

Physical activity resources



Target audience: Primary, but can be adapted to Stage 4

The GetActive@Home resources are available to support teachers and parents/carers in keeping students active at home. There are 17 GetActive@Home episodes and resources to engage students in K-6, linked to the NSW PDHPE K-10 syllabus,

See the stage specific GetActive@Home weekly learning sequences PowerPoints, created for teachers to use in their @home programs.  

Thinking while Moving


Target audience: Primary, but can be adapted to Stage 4

Access resources for 'Thinking while Moving in English''Thinking while Moving in Maths' and 'Thinking while Moving at home' to support students to remain active while learning at home and at the same time engaging in maths and English curriculum.

These Thinking while Moving resources are targeted at Stages 1, 2 and 3 (K-6) but can be used and adapted for early high school years. 

Activity Challenge cards


Target audience: Varies across K-10

Access 30 activity challenge cards to support students to remain active while learning at home. These resources include a range of games and activities based on the Sport Australia Play for Life Cards.

Race Around Australia resources


Target audience: K-10

The RAA activity cards have been developed for Race Around Australia and are suitable for school children of all ages. No equipment necessary. Use in conjunction with the Fitness technique cards below. 

PSC Fitness technique cards



Target audience: K-10

Use the PSC L2L Fitness technique cards (PDF 2200KB) to engage students in some short HITT workouts at home. No equipment necessary. Mix and match or have students create their own workouts. 


Education LIVE is back to support learning from home

Education Live- Matt BuntineJoin every weekday at 10am via the department’s Learning from home - Parents and carers webpage or Facebook page. Each segment is a lesson or activity for primary school students learning from home. Previously screened videos are available to watch at any time by visiting the Education Live video hub.

Starring presenters such as our very own PSC Ambassador Matt Buntine, and his team mate Tim Taranto, or athlete and motivational speaker Turia Pitt, or Hip Hop dancers Libby Montilla and Shaun Parker, as well as a wide variety of other presenters.

Last updated: 9 September 2021