Experience the Joy of Active Play

Stress-Free Turn-Key P.E.

Free yourself from the boredom of playing the same games all the time.
Free your mind from the task of coming up with new activities.
Free the kids from playing games that are intimidating and make them feel “less than.”

Help every student feel important, worthy, and confident every day when they experience success on the field. To have a healthy life and healthy spirit, you've got to have a healthy body. It all starts with putting the joy in movement and the fun back into PLAY! Let's go! Woot Woot!

Key Principles of QUALITY Physical Activity and Education

  • Keep everyone active all the time – with Tandalay there are no elimination games, no waiting in line for your turn, no standing around!
  • Activities need to be rewarding for everyone – we create an environment where everyone feels comfortable trying new things, and Fluffilos help a lot!
  • Minimal equipment – We believe in being more versatile with the things you have, than getting a bunch of stuff you just don’t need!
  • Simple set-up. You're busy enough! We keep set-up and prep down to a minimum to free up your time for PLAY!
  • Tandalay makes it painless and fun to Incorporate standards while engaging players in vigorous, fitness-enhancing, purposeful PLAY!
  • We encourage kids to STICK to it! STICK stands for Sportsmanship, Teamwork, Integrity, Cooperation and Kindness.

Tandalay is a simple, effective, affordable, FUN and rewarding program that benefits EVERY BODY. Tandalay is a proven, research based, comprehensive physical education, activity, and recreation program designed to simplify YOUR life while adding FUN, excitement, and success for everyone!

THREE developmental levels

Lil' Tykes (K–2), Young'uns (3–5), and Tweeners (6–8), each with:

16 Themed Units, including
  • Locomotor and Nonlocomotor Skills
  • Traditional Sports
  • Nontraditional Sports
  • Dance and Gymnastics
  • Fitness and Health
  • Parachutes and Jump Ropes
  • Team and Camp Games
  • Water and Fun Days
  • Many more!
10 Lesson Plans Per Unit
  • Focus Standards for the Unit
  • Warm up
  • Practice Activities
  • Group Challenges
  • Games
  • Cool Down
  • Character Discussions
  • All activities are inclusive
  • Appropriate for all abilities – including special needs
  • Lessons progress from simple to more complex
  • Emotional and physical safety is emphasized before competition
  • All games follow the Snapshot Rule: take a picture – all players are active all the time!
Unit Newsletters
  • Includes each unit’s focus standards
  • Article to educate around the standards
  • At-home challenges to encourage increased fitness and healthy nutrition
  • Fun graphics
  • Available in English and Spanish

Plus more:

  • Video Library featuring games and activities for various units
  • All NASPE standards and benchmarks unpacked and ready to teach
    • What the student needs to know and be able to do to achieve success
    • Teaching cues for proper form or knowledge needed to achieve success
    • Learning and practice opportunities through provided games and activities
    • Assessment activity suggestions
    • Complete rubric scoring with criteria for quick and easy assessment