Health & Physical Education (Secondary)

Canada’s Food Guide 

Government of Canada information and resources – Canada’s food guide.

Canadian Intramural Recreation Association of Ontario (CIRA) 

CIRA Ontario is a registered charity whose mission is to encourage, promote and develop active living, healthy lifestyles and personal growth through intramural and recreational programs within the education and recreation communities. 

Gale Health and Wellness 

Search a full range of health-related issues, from current disease and disorder information to alternative medical practices. 

Gale OneFile: Health and Medicine 

Find up-to-date information on a range of health care topics. Best for students, researchers, and health care professionals. 

Halton Region – Public Health School Years Program 

Halton Region resources to support elementary and secondary schools. 

Health Canada Nutrition Labelling 

Government of Canada information and resources – learn to make healthier food choices by using nutrition labelling information. 

Health Map 

HealthMap, a team of researchers, epidemiologists and software developers at Boston Children’s Hospital founded in 2006, is an established global leader in utilizing online informal sources for disease outbreak monitoring and real-time surveillance of emerging public health threats, delivering real-time intelligence on a broad range of emerging infectious diseases. 

Health Reference Centre 

Infobase Database – Health Reference Center includes comprehensive, in-depth coverage of body systems, current health issues, major diseases and conditions, treatments, and procedures, as well as health and nutrition information specific to men, women, children, teens, and seniors.   

Health Source: Consumer Edition 

This rich collection of consumer health information provides access to full-text consumer health magazines and reference books. It also includes searchable full-text for current health pamphlets. 

Nexus Health 

Health Nexus is working with provincial partners to develop and spread the information growing families need to stay safe and healthy. 


Ophea (Ontario Physical and Health Education Association) is a registered provincial charity that works in partnership with school boards, public health, government, non-government organizations and companies to develop groundbreaking programs and services. 

Oral Health Education Resources 

Access resources to help teach students good oral health from 


Designed for educators, recreation providers, coaches and physical activity promoters. Helps children and youth develop an understanding of and competency with skills and strategies associated with physical activities and a wide range of sports. 

Public Health Agency of Canada 

Government of Canada services and information to support healthy living. 

Sports Definitions 

A reference for sports terms and phrases categorized into over 150 sporting games & events. Here you will find over 5,000 definitions for your favourite sports from basketball to badminton, soccer to skiing, ice hockey to IndyCars…and everything in between. 

Teach Nutrition 

Provides tools and resources for teaching health and nutrition from early childhood to high school.