Nurturing Intrinsic Motivation in Primary PE

Ryan will highlight the ever changing ‘avatar’ of children in primary/elementary schools of today and focus on how to guide students to intrinsically motivate themselves in Physical Education.

Children are born naturally curious and self motivated to explore and seek answers. Where and when does this change?

Discover ideas based on research that can help Primary and PE teachers continue nurturing intrinsic motivation amongst their students by focusing on three key areas in their lessons/teaching: Autonomy, Mastery and Purpose.

Get ideas for activities that keep the motivational fire inside students well into their teens and beyond.