Dear SHAPE Colorado Members,

On behalf of SHAPE Colorado, I am would like to welcome you to the 2019 Annual Convention. This is the 88th time we have come together to share ideas. Here, we can thrive in our profession by learning new ways to benefit our kids, our profession, and our state. We offer quality sessions, workshops, and demonstrations to enrich how you teach Health and Physical Education in Colorado.

The SHAPE Colorado Board has worked extensively to assure your convention experience is a success. Board members will be here as attendees, facilitators and presenters. If you see one of us, please take a moment to say, “Hello!”. You can find us in red board member shirts. We would love to meet you or reconnect with you and hear about your convention experiences.

Emily Graves, SHAPE Colorado President

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Conference Room I [clear filter]
Friday, October 4

8:00am PDT

Movement Experiences that ENGAGE!
This standards-based session will focus in on several fun and fast-moving fitness activities and movement experiences that are ideal for elementary/middle school classes. Visuals are used to enhance learning and download links will be shared. The activities are energy-boosting, non-conventional and easy to implement.


Friday October 4, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room I

9:00am PDT

Partner PE: Recreation Unit
Participants will be introduced to a recreation unit for Partner PE. We will touch on rock climbing, swimming, bowling, biking, ideas for connecting to the community, rubrics, and grants for equipment.

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Danielle Musser

Adapted Physical Education Specialist
7 years in the education profession (CO); 2020 Colorado Adapted Physical Educator of the Year; Nationally Certified Adapted Physical Educator;  I was born and raised in Knoxville, Tennessee. I earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Physical Education at Berea College in Berea, KY. I... Read More →

Friday October 4, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room I

10:20am PDT

Exploring Net Games With Student-Centered Learning & Technology
Explore a variety of creative net games infusing volleyball, pickleball, soccer, and more via student-centered learning practices and use of technology. Best practices emphasized include the jigsaw teaching method, use of student choice, QR code technology and video analysis. Participants will create/share ideas and leave with customizable resources!


Friday October 4, 2019 10:20am - 11:10am PDT
Conference Room I

1:15pm PDT

RampShot- A Fun and Active Twist on Cornhole!
RampShot is an exciting yard game where players toss and/or catch for points, keeping all students active and engaged! With various ways to play, RampShot can be used for Middle School and High School students as well as in the Elementary Schools. Learn more at RampShot.com!

Friday October 4, 2019 1:15pm - 2:05pm PDT
Conference Room I

2:15pm PDT

Successful #PhysEd Foundations: Classroom Setup & Activities “Prep-Talk”!
Start the year SET-UP FOR SUCCESS! This is a P.E. teacher’s action-packed "pep-talk" for how to implement routines and warm-ups, how to use timers & pedometers to manage and motivate students, and a few large group activities that help kick off the year right!


Friday October 4, 2019 2:15pm - 3:05pm PDT
Conference Room I

3:35pm PDT

Ice Breaker and Warm-up Activites 101
Gopher Sport will be leading participants through a session with some great activities to not only help kids get to know each other but to also get your heart pumping! These are quick an easy activities that any teacher can take back in implement in their gym today!


Friday October 4, 2019 3:35pm - 4:25pm PDT
Conference Room I
Saturday, October 5

8:00am PDT

Maximizing Play & MVPA: Small-Sided Games “Ultimate” Progressions
Join this National TOY for her favorite activity session! Learn how small-sided games can maximize participation, skill acquisition, strategy application, fitness and provide valuable assessment opportunities. A variety of ultimate-style game play progressions from warmups and beyond will be shared. Come ready to PLAY & achieve MVPA!


Saturday October 5, 2019 8:00am - 8:50am PDT
Conference Room I

9:00am PDT

Paper Plate Games
Short on equipment? Need new ideas on the cheap? Come learn all the games that can be played with paper plates. Each participant will get a free paper plate to take home.

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Associate Professor of Kinesiology, Colorado Mesa University

Saturday October 5, 2019 9:00am - 9:50am PDT
Conference Room I

10:00am PDT

Let's Move It
In this session, you will learn some new and revist some tried and true ways to get your students moving the second they walk into your classroom. You will learn instant activities to keep your students engaged.


Saturday October 5, 2019 10:00am - 10:50am PDT
Conference Room I

11:00am PDT

Yoga From the Ground Up
Teach yoga in PE/Health class! Use the six movements of the spine in chairs, on all fours, standing, etc.. and BREATHE and you’ve taught yoga. Participants leave able to teach five minutes of mindful movement and write a full yoga lesson. Learn the basics and make it yours!


Saturday October 5, 2019 11:00am - 11:50am PDT
Conference Room I

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