November 3, 2017

Elizabeth Barrett Elementary School

Big Idea: The Rocky View Learning Department supports teachers and leaders who have innovative ideas that re-imagine the possibilities for learning and provides opportunities for them to connect with each other to collaborate on current initiatives and inspire new ones.


  • Be Fully Present
  • Assume a Beginner’s Mindset for the work. Park your title, be open-minded, empathetic, and Channel your inner Roy Group coach and coachee.
  • Fierce Collaboration: Lean in, get creative, embrace discomfort and have an awareness of your role in creating an engaging atmosphere.
  • Make, Create, Do
  • We use processes and protocols that help us to be collaborative and creative together.

Driving Questions

How might we develop engaging and authentic school based initiatives that help advance the goals in the RVS 4 year plan?
What opportunities exist in Rocky View for collaboration, community partnership and innovation?
Who will I need to support this initiative and in what ways?



To flesh out your physical literacy framework, and to share it to receive feedback for revision. Solidify your vision and package it so it can be shared with others.



A succinct caption explaining your physical literacy framework.
A visual learning journey sketching the benchmarks along the way.
A Stakeholder Map identifying important stake holder groups and their relationship to the project.


November 3, 2017- Agenda

9:00am Introductions and Hellos (Dave Morris)

9:10am Lea Wiens from Sport4Life – Setting the Stage

  • What is physical literacy?
  • National Lens
  • Environmental Scan
  • Examples
  • Impact
  • Data Sharing
  • Assessment

10:00am Body Break with the West Leads

10:15am Video and Debrief Questions

10:45am Theresa McIsaac from AHS – Supports Offered

11:00am Chris Fenlon-MacDonald from EverActive Schools – Supports Offered

11:15am Elizabeth Barrett Model Sharing (Susan Parker + West Leads)

11:30am Designing for Physical Literacy in Your School (Kendra Mogck)

12:00pm Nature RX