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Best Adapted and Inclusive PE Games

Looking for the best adapted and inclusive PE games for your students? Adapted physical education involves PE games and activities that have been modified to accommodate students with disabilities or who have gross motor delays.

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We applaud PE teachers, run club coaches and schools looking for ways to provide a more inclusive physical education curriculum for diverse groups of students! After all, students with physical or other disabilities are, first and foremost, students. The following PE games, activities and modification strategies are great for groups of students with varying needs and abilities.

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Activity: Dance Warm-Up

Kids can warm up together for PE class or run club by moving their bodies to music. (Arms, legs, hands, feet and heads all count!) Everyone can first stretch their limbs as a group, and then perform any of the following that they are able to do: waving their arms, bending their knees, rotating their hands, feet and necks, touching their toes, doing jumping-jacks or clapping their hands, and so on. You can incorporate learning about the different muscles by having students call out muscle names, clapping with each one; those who are able can also touch those muscles on their own bodies, such as their biceps, pectorals and quadriceps. Younger students can also have fun warming up their bodies and voices at the same time by roaring and baring their “claws,” making bird squawks while flapping their “wings,” or barking or meowing while crawling on all fours.

Game: Life-Sized Chutes and Ladders

While this game requires a fair amount of equipment and setup, it’s fun for players of all ages and abilities, and a great choice for giving students practice in taking turns while developing their fitness skills.

Lay out a long rope (or series of ropes) on the floor of the gym, arranging it in a path with several straight sections as well as a few bends to change the path’s direction. Then, lay hula hoops interspersed with foam squares along the path, and set cones — weighted, if possible — at each turning point of the rope.

Similar to the board game, players take turns by rolling foam dice and then moving that number of hula hoop/foam square “spaces” along the path. Students with impaired vision can use the rope as a guide, while students on foot or in wheelchairs can step or hop in the hoops or wheel alongside them. Landing on a square sends the player back to the start; the first player to reach the end of the rope path wins. Players can also buddy up and assist each other to the finish line.

Activity: Obstacle Course

Students of all abilities can work in pairs to navigate an obstacle course complete with scooters for pulling each other along, hula hoops for stepping or crawling through, ropes laid out on the floor to create a path to follow, a parachute for whole-group play, and more.

Game: Balloon Polo

Students can use pool noodles to tap balloons, keeping them aloft in the air. They can divide into teams, set up goals (hula hoops and large open boxes both work great), and follow basic rules about passing to teammates, making goals, scoring points, and what to do when the balloon touches the ground.

Game: Soccer

Adapting classic team sports like soccer involves making simple shifts, such as having students walk or wheel instead of run; reducing the size of the playing field and clearly delineating boundaries; and using a larger, softer or lighter-weight ball instead of a traditional soccer ball. Players can also be allowed to use their hands in order to hit the ball or pass it to a teammate. Players in wheelchairs can hold the ball on their laps while they wheel across the playing space. (Note that similar adaptations can apply to other classic team sports such as basketball, softball and more.)

Activity: Cultivate Mindfulness

PE teachers and coaches know that mindfulness plays an important role in physical education, and it can also have a positive effect on students’ academics as well as their moods and self-confidence. Best of all, students of all abilities can practice mindfulness, cultivate related skills and reap the benefits.

Start with one of the simplest mindfulness activities: counting your breaths as you breathe slowly in and out as a group. Another great and simple activity involves taking slow, deliberate breaths as you talk your students through relaxing each major muscle group, starting with the head and neck and working downward.

Game: Bowling

Adapted bowling is fun and easy for students of all abilities, and it’s simple to set up. Stretch exercise bands between the legs of a chair or desk so that students can use their hands or feet, or enlist a partner, to slingshot a ball across the floor toward bowling pins. Balls can be foam, yarn or any other type that is appropriate for your students; pins can be plastic cones, blocks, smaller balls, or anything else that works. For students with visual impairment, use tape on the floor to mark off the optimal path for the ball.

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Create an inclusive and enjoyable experience to promote movement and joy. This collection of 10 easily modified, adaptive PE activities are ideal for students with differentiated needs. These simple and fun activities are perfect for PE class, brain breaks, recess, field day and more.

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HI Megan! Great article and thank you for writing about Adapted Physical Education! I agree with your comments regarding differentiating instruction when children with disabilities are included in Physical Education however Adapted Physical Education is a service – that children who qualify – based upon sound assessment data – can receive as part of their Individualized Educational Plan (IEP). Kindly share with your readers the SHAPE America FAQ Document on Adapted PE ( https://www.shapeamerica.org/events/upload/Answwering-Frequently-Asked-Questions-About-Adapted-Physical-Education.pdf ) or visit the following web sites to learn more about how Adapted Physical Education is provided across the country.

https://www.wrightslaw.com/info/pe.index.htm https://www.NCPEID.org https://www.APENS.org

Bula Megan I enjoy exploring your ideas on development of adapted Physical Education. I am from Fiji in the South Pacific Lecturing in health and Physical Education but one of the courses am teaching is inclusive movement and performances which is about adaptive physical education. We are new at this and thank you for your information.

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Inclusive School Physical Education and Physical Activity

All students, regardless of ability, should get the recommended 60 minutes or more of daily physical activity . Schools can help all students meet this recommendation by providing equal opportunities for students with disabilities . 1 Creating an inclusive culture for physical education and physical activity helps every student learn to lead a healthy and active lifestyle.

Inclusion means that, “All children, regardless of ability or disability, have the right to be respected and appreciated as valuable members of the school community, fully participate in all school activities, and interact with peers of all ability levels with opportunities to develop friendships.” 2

Inclusive physical education and physical activity:

  • Includes students with disabilities in regular physical education classes. Specifically, teaching strategies, equipment, environments, and assessments have been adapted to meet the needs of all students.
  • Supports students with disabilities who want to participate in other physical activities before, during, and after school.
  • Encourages students with disabilities to have the same roles and experiences as their peers who do not have a disability during physical education and other physical activities.

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Download the research brief [PDF - 1 MB] , Inclusion in School Physical Education and Physical Activity .

Federal law requires states, districts, and schools to provide children and adolescents with and without disabilities equal opportunity to participate in physical education and physical activity. 3

  • The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) bans discrimination on the basis of disability. 4 Therefore, schools are required to comply with the accessibility requirements of the ADA and provide appropriate physical education and physical activity opportunities for students with disabilities.
  • Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the ADA are federal civil rights laws that prohibit disability discrimination, including in schools. 5
  • The Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) provides for a “free appropriate public education” in the “least restrictive environment” to all children with a disability. 1 IDEA also states that students with disabilities are to participate in physical education with children without disabilities to the maximum extent appropriate. IDEA includes language for instruction in physical education that may be a part of the special education services prescribed in students’ individualized education program (IEP) , a legally binding document that has been tailored specifically to a child’s educational needs.

Schools are required to have adequate policies and practices that align with the federal policies for inclusion. Schools also need to be aware of any additional policy guidance from their state or school district. At the state level, relevant policy information might be found in the 2016 SHAPE of the Nation report and NASBE’s state policy database . 6,7 At the district level, expectations for inclusion might be found in the local wellness policy. 2 See examples of model wellness policies for inclusion .

Most school districts require schools to meet the physical education needs of students with disabilities by 8 :

  • Including accommodations in physical education in 504 plans or IEPs (98%).
  • Mainstreaming into regular physical education as appropriate (97%).
  • Providing adapted physical education as appropriate (91%).

Among schools that have students with disabilities, 91% include physical education in IEPs or 504 plans for these students. 9

Among schools that have students with disabilities, 62% require students with long-term physical, medical, or cognitive disabilities to participate in physical education. 9

However, 52% of schools exempted students with cognitive disability, and 86% exempted students with long-term physical and medical disability from physical education. Both percentages increased between 2000 and 2014. 9

More information and data can be found in CDC’s research brief, Inclusion in School Physical Education and Physical Activity [PDF – 697 KB] .

Below are six actions state leaders can take to promote inclusion in physical education and physical activity at the district and school levels.

  • Share any state laws, policies, and guidance for participation in physical education and physical activity for students with disabilities with district and school staff. This includes policy language around inclusive physical education and physical activities, adapted physical education, professional development for administrators and staff about building a culture of inclusion, and certification of staff working with students with disabilities.
  • Share your state-level data about students with disabilities with educational and health leaders. The National Survey of Children’s Health provides an interactive data query site that you can use to identify state estimates about students with disabilities. Starting in 2020, CDC’s School Health Profiles survey will have two questions related to inclusion.
  • Identify and reach out to state and district partners that are already leading inclusion efforts and look for opportunities to collaborate. Potential partners include state disability program staff, Special Olympics state affiliates, local university departments working on adapted physical education and inclusion, state Society of Health and Physical Educators (SHAPE) America affiliates, adapted physical education specialists, adapted sport programs or clubs, and allied health–occupational, physical, and speech therapists. CDC funds 19 states under the State Disability and Health Programs .
  • Conduct a brief assessment of current activity and needs. This assessment should identify any current activities for inclusion at the state and district levels (e.g., programmatic efforts, built environment improvements, funding, professional development) and any needs at the district and school levels for inclusion. The National Center on Health, Physical Activity, and Disability’s Community Health Inclusion Index is an example of an assessment tool. It is designed to collect information about healthy living resources and the degree to which they are inclusive.
  • Provide training to district and school staff on how to create an inclusive Comprehensive School Physical Activity Program (CSPAP) to ensure that physical activity opportunities are accessible and inclusive before, during, and after school.
  • Engage partners and university programs to train current and future school leaders, physical education teachers, and classroom teachers on best policies and practices for inclusion. This could include learning about how to make adaptations and accommodations to facilities, rules, equipment, instructions, and assessment.
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  • National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability Resources for Educators
  • Special Olympics Unified Champion Schools®
  • Individuals with Disability Education Act (IDEA), 33 § 1400-1482 (1990).
  • National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability. Discover Inclusive School Wellness . Birmingham, AL: National Center on Health, Physical Activity and Disability; 2016. https://www.nchpad.org/fppics/NCHPAD_Discover%20Inclusive%20School%20Wellness(1).pdf [PDF – 4.4 MB] . Accessed December 18, 2019.
  • U.S. Department of Education, Office of Special Education and Rehabilitative Services, Office of Special Education Programs. Creating Equal Opportunities for Children and Youth with Disabilities to Participate in Physical Education and Extracurricular Athletics . Washington, DC: US Dept Education; 2011. https://eric.ed.gov/?id=ED524248 . Accessed December 18, 2019.
  • Americans with Disabilities Act, 42 U.S. Code § 12101 12102 (2009).
  • Section 504, Rehabilitation Act, 29 U.S.C. § 701, as amended through P.L. 114—95 (2015).
  • SHAPE America; American Heart Association. Shape of the Nation. Status of Physical Education in the USA . Reston, VA: SHAPE America—Society of Health and Physical Educators; 2016. https://www.shapeamerica.org/advocacy/son/2016/upload/Shape-of-the-Nation-2016_web.pdf [PDF – 1.4 MB] . Accessed December 18, 2019.
  • National Association of State Boards of Education. NASBE State Policy Database. https://statepolicies.nasbe.org/ . Accessed December 18, 2019.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Results from the School Health Policies and Practices Study 2016 . Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2017. https://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/shpps/pdf/shpps-results_2016.pdf [PDF – 1.5 MB] .  Accessed December 18, 2019.
  • Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Results from the School Health Policies and Practices Study 2014 . Atlanta, GA: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, US Dept of Health and Human Services; 2015. https://www.cdc.gov/healthyyouth/data/shpps/pdf/SHPPS-508-final_101315.pdf [PDF – 1.9 MB] . Accessed December 18, 2019.

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    SAMPLE APE LESSON PLAN: Instructions : Although daily exercise is encouraged, completing this lesson plan once a week will help build gross motor skills and progress towards IEP goals. Students should choose just one option within each of the following categories: Stretching, Warm Up and Lesson.

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    Game: Bowling. Adapted bowling is fun and easy for students of all abilities, and it's simple to set up. Stretch exercise bands between the legs of a chair or desk so that students can use their hands or feet, or enlist a partner, to slingshot a ball across the floor toward bowling pins. Balls can be foam, yarn or any other type that is ...

  6. Teachers Toolbox Adapted

    Adapted Physical Education Resources for. Teacher's Toolbox. Adapted physical education is physical education that has been modified so it is appropriate for students with disabilities. Under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA, 2004), all students with an Individualized Education Program (IEP) should receive effective ...

  7. PE Central: Adapted Physical Education Web Sites

    Quality adapted physical education involves the physical educator differentiating instruction to meet the needs, interests, and abilities of each individual student. That differentiation might involve the teacher adapting/ modifying the content, process, environment, and/or student assessment. Below we have provided numerous ways that some ...

  8. PE Central: Adapted Physical Education

    Online Adapted PE Courses for PD Credit. * Using Visual Supports w/ Children with Autism (10 PD hours) * Using Assessment to Make Decisions for Children w/ Suspected Disabilities (3 PD hours) * See all of our courses at our Online School. Inclusive Physical Education and Physical Activity Video Library (from Active Schools)

  9. Adaptive PE Activities for Elementary

    This collection of 10 easily modified, adaptive PE activities are ideal for students with differentiated needs. These simple and fun activities are perfect for PE class, brain breaks, recess, field day and more. What's Included: Yoga for All; Sitting Stretches; Modified Movement Breaks; Hula Hoop Basketball; Adapted Throwing Practice; Slingshot ...

  10. SPARK Inclusive Physical Education Curriculum Program

    Inclusive Physical Education Curriculum. This inclusive guidebook focuses on adapting lessons and equipment so K-12 students of all abilities can participate in PE with their classmates. Teachers learn how to adapt lesson plans and equipment, and content helps teachers understand what and when to modify.

  11. Teachers Toolbox Elementary PE

    Teacher's Toolbox. Download free resources for elementary school physical education teachers that align with SHAPE America's National Standards & Grade-Level Outcomes for K-12 Physical Education. These PE tools can help you build an effective physical education program to put all children on the path to health and physical literacy and ...

  12. Adapted Physical Education: Physical Education for Everyone

    Adapted physical education is physical education that has been adapted specifically for an individual. To teach adapted physical education is to differentiate your instruction. In other content area classes, teachers are expected to differentiate their teaching. All students are expected to learn the same content, but how they are expected to ...

  13. PEC: Lesson Plans for Physical Education

    Lesson Type Sub-Category Activity Name Grades Views Video; 12/14/2018 3-5 PE Lesson Ideas Adapted PE Adapted Hockey Bean Bag Match: all: 24,671 12/6/2017 3-5 PE Lesson Ideas Adapted PE Sling Shot Bowling (non-ambulatory) Adapted PE: K-12: 21,828 11/13/2017 3-5 PE Lesson Ideas Adapted PE Wheelchair / Gait Trainer BOWLING

  14. PDF Adapted Physical Education Lesson Plan Ideas

    Adapted Physical Education Lesson Plan Ideas (Use the following ideas/progressions to develop or add to your lesson plans). Subject: Basketball Skills and Developmental Basketball ... Use junior basketball in elementary school. All others use regulation size. Athlete throws the ball inside the square and catches the rebound. Rules: 5 ...

  15. Inclusive School Physical Education and Physical Activity

    Most school districts require schools to meet the physical education needs of students with disabilities by 8: Including accommodations in physical education in 504 plans or IEPs (98%). Mainstreaming into regular physical education as appropriate (97%). Providing adapted physical education as appropriate (91%).

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  17. PDF Adapted Physical Education Lesson Plan Ideas

    Adapted Physical Education Lesson Plan Ideas (Use the following ideas/progressions to develop or add to your lesson plans). Subject: Track and Field (Special Olympics competition events) Special Olympics Mecklenburg County offers three seasons (Fall, Winter, Spring) each with its own line-up of sports competition. This competition is open to

  18. Adapted Physical Education Activities

    The purpose of adaptive physical education (APE) is to change the mode of participation or the activity itself so that a child with a disability can access the activity and more fully participate ...

  19. PE Central

    Practical, proven lesson plans written and submitted by real teachers and approved by our expert editorial team! Helpful online courses and information for the physical education teacher who wants to continue to develop and grow! View all 79 Resources! See what others are doing to improve physical education at their school.

  20. Physical Education

    Physical education (PE) is a required academic subject that teaches participation in lifelong, health-enhancing physical activity. In PE, students learn to work as a team, develop healthy personal fitness habits, and set fitness goals now and throughout their lives. PE is not recess, or a before- or after-school sports club.

  21. 6 Instant Activities and Games in Adapted Physical Education

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  22. PE Central: Grades K-2 Physical Education Lesson Plans

    PE Central presents a large number of K-2 lesson ideas for you to use in your physical education program. If published, you are entered into monthly drawing to win a FREE 6-pack of 8" Gator Skin Special Foam Balls from S&S Discount Sports. Rules. Select a sub-category from the list below.

  23. Lesson Plans for Physical Education Teachers/PE Central

    Physical Education Lesson Plans and Activity Ideas. You will find thousands of physical education lesson plans and ideas submitted by hundreds of Physical Education professionals! You may also be looking for helpful worksheets. View our lesson plan and idea criteria and copyright statement before sharing a lesson plan or idea with us. Classroom ...