For students who plan to teach in an elementary or middle school classroom.

Learn how to design engaging classroom environments and facilitate classroom experiences that help elementary and middle school students develop skills in human movement, athletic performance and physical leisure activities. 

Knowledge of facilitating physical activities and planning and preparing for movement education is increasingly essential in the 21st century. 

Career Paths

  • Wellness Programming
  • Health and Physical Education
  • Health Advocacy Groups
  • Parks and Recreation
  • Youth Programming
  • Community Health Programming
  • Health and Wellness Coaching
  • Athletic Coaching

What You'll Study


You'll learn how to incorporate movement concepts into your own classroom curricula, with the potential to improve the physical literacy of the students and communities you serve.

Physical Literacy Minor