Help your students understand the importance of cooperation with these three exciting activities! Your students will gain a better understanding of teamwork, clear communication, cooperation, and sportsmanship. In order for the group to be successful in these activities, all students will need to work together and demonstrate positive communication.
Here’s an interesting social studies integration activity sent in by Janet Bremer from North Canton, Ohio. 4-5
Here are a few great ideas on how to support your school’s literacy and language focus. Submitted by Wendy Shol from Kent, Washington.
Here’s one solution for when more than one class is in the gym at a time. Submitted by Pam Blanford, Chandler Deep, John Meme, and Tim Sestak from Loganville, Georgia. 4-6
Here’s a way to emphasize practical math skills in the gym. Submitted by Wayne Flint from Keswick, Virginia. 3-8
Here’s a neat inspirational poem.
Here’s a fun and innovative way to help your younger students learn basic striking skills. Submitted by Sue Friesner from Elkhart, Indiana. K-2
Here are some more middle school “Energizers” from Kymm Ballard. 6-8