Stretching Teacher Resources
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Elastic Recoil in Arteries and Veins
A lab in which high schoolers examine the difference between arteries and veins. Budding biologists will find out which blood vessel can stretch furthest, recording their data in a table then answering several questions evaluating their work and safety procedures.
9th - 12th Science 5 Views 6 Downloads
Warm Up and Cool Down
Impress upon your class members the necessity of a proper warm-up and cool-down for physical activity! This brief and straightforward presentation lists the benefits of a warm-up and cool-down and what types of exercises can be utilized.
6th - 12th Physical Education 3 Views 0 Downloads
Students participate in a variety of stretching activities to improve their flexibility. Each student rotates through eight stations, completing the tasks and filling out their task cards. The stations address the flexibility of biceps, triceps, latissimus dorsi, pectorals, quadriceps, hamstrings, and abdominals.
6th - 8th Health 5 Views 2 Downloads
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
Stretch for Wellness
Young scholars explore the human body by participating in physical education exercises. In this body stretching lesson, students discuss the easiest way to injury a body and identify certain stretches that increase flexibility and limit risk.
3rd - 5th Health 18 Views 60 Downloads
Flex Those Muscles
Students recognize the many muscles in their bodies and how each of them work. They match muscle name to muscle function and record the information on a chart. In addition, they demonstrate how the bicep flexes and extends, how the quadriceps and hamstring muscles work in opposition to each other, etc.
9th - 10th Science 3 Views 23 Downloads
What is the Heart?
Students are introduced to the heart that pumps blood to all parts of a body. They explore, examine and experiment with how a heart pumps and recognize that each heartbeat is a pumping action. Each students also completes a "How Muscles Work" activity sheet for mastery.
K - 1st Health 4 Views 19 Downloads
New Review Phonation: Creating The Sounds of Singing
Inhale, suspend, exhale, recover, repeat. The focus of the second in a series of four vocal music lessons is on learning to control the vocal cords, the air chambers, and the soft palate. AH, EH, EE, OH, OO.
3rd - 10th Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads
Tissue: The Living Fabric
In this tissue instructional activity, students answer 29 questions with multiple parts including matching, labeling, short answer and picture identification. Topics include types of tissues, functions of tissues and structures of tissues.
10th - 12th Science 33 Views 189 Downloads
Students study a muscle journal which includes a front and back picture of the following muscles: triceps, biceps, abdominal muscles, quadriceps, hamstrings. They locate biceps on themselves and on others. Next, they utilize their journal by coloring in the picture of the biceps.
3rd - 8th Health 3 Views 4 Downloads
Organic Molecule Concept Map Review Sheet
Stretch the brains of your organic chemists with this amazing concept map. A list of 31 organic molecules is provided on one page, and a graphic organizer with empty boxes for each is provided on the second page. Unfortunately the photocopy of the concept map is not the most crisp, but the value of this exercise is not diluted.
9th - 12th Science 8 Views 23 Downloads
This presentation covers an extensive range of terms related to proper fitness recovery! Slides review such concepts as active recovery, aids to recovery, importance of hydration and diet, useful acronyms to address injuries, sports injury prevention, etc.
7th - 12th Health 21 Views 17 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Elastic Band Exercise
Seventh graders build muscle strength by using elastic bands. In this elastic band exercise lesson plan, 7th graders do various stretches and movements using an elastic band. Students go to different stations to do different exercises. Students increase heart rate and burn calories.
7th Health 3 Views 1 Download