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EPEC™ K-5 Classic

The Exemplary Physical Education Curriculum™ for K–5

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The Exemplary Physical Education Curriculum (EPEC Classic)™ is a comprehensive and flexible K–5 physical education and physical activity system leading to physical literacy* for learners:

  • More skill
  • More confidence
  • More motivation to be physically active today and tomorrow

Learning happens every minute of the school day; make every minute count with the EPEC™ Classic system.

Effective and easy to use, EPEC™ Classic K-5 is:

  • Evidence-based
  • Visually rich, available with posters and animations
  • Nutrition-enhanced
  • Consistent with 2014 National Physical Education Standards
  • Ready for CSPAP with physical activities and FitBits™ for the self-contained classroom and before/after school programs.

EPEC™ Classic is a cornerstone of Comprehensive School Physical Activity Programs (CSPAP)

EPEC K-5 bundle

Physical education is the foundation of CSPAP and physical education teachers are natural leaders to increase physical activity across the day.

Mix and match resources for outcome-driven physical education and nutrition reinforcing physical activities with across-the-day resources for physical activity using EPEC™ Classic bundles. EPEC™ can boost school success while reinforcing healthy eating and physical literacy.

CSPAP Resources

EPEC™ Classic K–5 components to meet different teaching needs and provide across-the-day physical education programming:

  • K–5 boxed curriculum
  • Print-your-own PDFs CD
  • Skill animations DVDs
  • Individual program objectives


Explore the tabs at the left to learn more about the different components of EPEC™ Classic.

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Have questions? Email us at resources@michiganfitness.org
Visit our more in-depth overview of EPEC™ Classic K–5
Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.

 

*Physical Literacy — The goal of physical education is to develop physically literate individuals who have the knowledge, skills and confidence to enjoy a lifetime of healthful physical activity

Instructional Materials Samples


EPEC™ Classic K–5 Print-Your-Own PDFs

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You can now enjoy flexibility like never before. The EPEC™ Classic K-5a Print-Your-Own CD offers you the ability to print just the objectives (skills) and components that you need for your learning environment.

Each EPEC™ K–5 objective includes two PDFs, offering you the same content organized differently to meet your needs. View, download, or print a sample objective:

Downloads for teachers

  • EPEC™ Classic K–5 print-your-own assessment sheets (Excel file) and tip sheet (PDF) Fill in class names and student names and then pre-populate assessment sheets for all EPEC™ Classic K–5 objectives with those names for easy printing
  • EPEC™ Classic K–5 music tempos

    Locomotor Skills Music selection 1A (gallop, skip & slide)

1. slow - 2.5 min
2. moderate - 2.5 min
3. fast - 2.5 min

Music selection 1B (gallop, skip & slide)

4. slow - 2.5 min
5. moderate - 2.5 min
6. fast - 2.5 min

Music selection 2A (hop)

7. slow - 2.5 min
8. moderate - 2.5 min
9. fast - 2.5 min

Music selection 2B (hop)

10. slow - 2.5 min
11. moderate - 2.5 min
12. fast - 2.5 min

Fitness Music Selection 3 (Aerobic Fitness)

13. warm-up (1 min), jog (15 min), cool-down (1 min)

Music Selection 4 (Walk)

14. slow (1 min), moderate (2 min), fast (2 min)

Music Selection 5 (Run)

15. slow (2 min), moderate (2 min), fast (1 min)


Visit our Product Ordering page for details on bundles available
Have questions? Email us at resources@michiganfitness.org
Visit our more in-depth overview of EPEC™ Classic K–5
Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.


EPEC™ Classic K–5 Posters

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EPEC™ Classic posters are also available and are a great aid to instruction. Posters are 11” x 17,” full-color, and printed on heavy paper.

The posters illustrate correct form. Graphics and cue words match the assessment rubrics so students know exactly what to practice. Posters make it simple for pairs of learners to work together and achieve instructional objectives.

There are 211 posters for the EPEC™ Classic K–5 curriculum.

View, download, or print a sample:

Poster Sample

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Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.


EPEC™ Classic K–5 Animations

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Demonstrating proper form is crucial for effective teaching. EPEC™ Classic K-5 animations depict proper form for all locomotor and object-control skills.

Need to show both right-handed and left-handed demonstrations? It’s easy with EPEC™ Classic K-5 animations.

Animations can be played either on a DVD player connected to a TV or a computer with a DVD drive.

Options for playback:

  • Skill shown in continuous, fluid loop
  • Skill shown with slow-motion pauses and optional narration of cue words

Animation Samples

The animation DVDs are included with all EPEC ™ Classic K–5 bundles.

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Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.


EPEC™ Classic K–5 Supplementary Materials

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EPEC™ Classic K–5 can be further enhanced through the use of several supplementary products.

 

Garden Heroes

Plush fruit & vegetable toys for use in games and reinforcing activities. 35 toys per package.

Food Model Cards

200 life-size images of foods from all MyPlate food groups

 

PE Clipboard

Durable clipboard with healthy messages and interior compartment



PE Wristbands

60 wristbands (10 of each color) with healthy messages

EPEC™ Classic K-5 Equipment Package

The EPEC™ Classic K-5 Equipment Package contains all you will need to get your EPEC™ Classic K-5 curriculum up and running!  This package contains:

  • Muscle Stretching Loop 12
  • Two-Color Foam Balls (set/6) 4
  • Spot Markers, 9" Circles 6
  • Batting Tee Set 12
  • Throw Down Base Set 1
  • 20' Parachute 1
  • Jr Tennis Racquets Pk/6 4
  • 8-1/2 Playground Balls Set/6 5
  • 4" Superlight Toss Balls Pk/6 4
  • 6" Lo-Bounce Foam Ball 24
  • 12" Cones, Set/6 5
  • Buckets, Pk/12 1
  • Canvas Beanbags 4" Pk/12 3
  • Foam Bat 24" and Ball 12
  • 24" X 36" Mesh Ball Bag 2


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Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.


EPEC™ Classic K–5 Standards Alignment

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EPEC™ Classic K–5 Objectives are aligned with the Michigan GLCEs and with the new National Standards for Physical Education and Grade-level Outcomes (2014), as summarized below.

View the EPEC™ Classic K-5 Michigan GLCE correlation document (PDF)

EPEC™ Classic K-5 – when taught with fidelity – reinforces Common Core State Anchor Standards in 1) Speaking and Listening, and 2) Language. View the Common Core Standards Reinforcement document (PDF).

For more information about standards alignment, please visit our in-depth overview of EPEC™ Classic K–5

Visit our Product Ordering page for details on bundles available
Have questions? Email us at resources@michiganfitness.org
Looking for secondary physical education materials? Explore the EPEC™ Classic 6–12 curriculum.