Physical Education Teacher Resources
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Students skip around the gym floor and try to match pictures of muscles and stretches. When they find a match they must run to the Muscle Mat and call out "Muscle Match!". The class then stops skipping and faces the Muscle Mat while the student points out the match.
3rd - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 6 Downloads
Music: Dancing a Jig
Young scholars Watch a video to observe Celtic dancers prior to playing a game called, "Irish Jig Tag." When students are tagged with a Shamrock wand, they mimic an Irish jig. The game can be adapted to celebrate other nationalities or holidays, such as Native American Day, by changing the types of dances.
1st - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 7 Views 13 Downloads
Students build dribbling and passing skills. In this passing skills lesson, students use basketballs and soccerballs to participate in a team sport in order to score points. Each team must try to pass the ball correctly into the goal or basket.
4th - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 4 Downloads
Shoot the Garbage
Learners participate in a game that focuses on the proper way to shoot a basketball. In this basketball lesson plan, students are divided into two groups and use foam balls and beanbags to score points. The winner is the team with the most points.
4th - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 3 Downloads
American Idol Tag
Students role play their favorite judge and chase the other students to try to take their flag football flags away. Then they travel around the gym freely trying not to lose their flags. Students who lose their flags help the judges to obtain the remaining contestants.
4th - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 1 Download
Students perform musical routines with lummi sticks and motions. As they hit the sticks together in time to the music, students move the sticks over their head, sit on their knees, lay on their tummy, on their side, and on their back. Students continue with the routine until the music ends.
2nd - 5th Health 4 Views 3 Downloads
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
Learners participate in a P.E. game that focuses on strengthening the abdominal and leg muscles using scooters. With five students acting as the "Grinches," they guard beanbags while sitting on scooters, while the rest of the learners attempt to get their presents back and make it safe back to "Whoville.
K - 2nd Physical Education 3 Views 7 Downloads
Students pretend that they are all ghosts. They must ride on their gluts on their scooter. They then pick 2-4 taggers, also known as ghostbusters. They also ride on their gluts but hold a "tagging wand". When students get tagged they take their scooter to a designated area to do ten of their favorite exercises such as push-ups or jumping jacks.
K - 12th Physical Education 3 Views 4 Downloads
Box of Mystery
Students are given a box and wrapping paper and are asked to decorate it in a style that is original and creative. The project could be used for content area learning if adapted to include curriculum content. The lesson is designed to be a model lesson.
All Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students practice locomotor movements while pretending to be "firemen" at "fire stations". In this movement lesson, students stand in hoola hoops representing their fire station. They practice 8 different locomotor movements while listening to the "fire chief" give commands.
K - 2nd Physical Education 3 Views 5 Downloads
Up Up Up
Students demonstrate locomotor skills by practicing a proper throwing technique. For this throwing skills lesson, students perform dribbling skills and throwing skills using a basketball. The purpose of this lesson is to address the skill of pushing "up" a basketball, rather than shooting it "out".
K - 2nd Physical Education 3 Views 11 Downloads
Students practice the use of hand signals to designate right or left turns. In this safety activity, students ride a scooter following paths set up to look like sidewalks and roads. Students practice forming the proper signals prior to using the paths as well as during their travel.
K - 1st Health 3 Views 4 Downloads