Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines

A side-by-side comparison,by grade level, of the Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines, K-12

Now the Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines for Young Children Ages 3-5, Elementary, Middle, High School and Higher Education offer more guidance than ever for teachers, administrators, parents/guardians and policymakers on creating and maintaining appropriate PE:

  • Appropriate_PracticeLearning environments
  • Instructional strategies
  • Curriculum
  • Assessment
  • Professionalism

SHAPE America members and non-members can buy single or multiple bound copies of these booklets -- for enhancing an advocacy presentation, to hand out at school board meetings or to give students in a PETE program, for example. 

Books are $5 each for members and $8 each for nonmembers.

Free Download for SHAPE America Members

Members can download one free copy of each or all of these booklets for personal, non-commercial or classroom use.

*Please remember that these booklets are protected under SHAPE America copyright and may not be distributed or disseminated without SHAPE America's written permission. 

Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines for High School Physical Education

Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines for Middle School Physical
Education

Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines for Elementary School Physical
Education
 

Appropriate Practices in Movement Programs for Young Children Ages 3-5

Appropriate Instructional Practice Guidelines for Higher Education Physical
Activity Programs