Swimming/Aquatics Teacher Resources
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Teaching grammar can be so difficult! Help your class master how to use hyphens correctly. The first page details different places one would use a hyphen. On the second page, learners are introduced to two practice activities. In the first, they simply identify whether the hyphen is used correctly or incorrectly in the sentence.
7th - 9th Language Arts 6 Views 20 Downloads
Introduce Vocabulary: Clap Your Hands (Cauley)
Lorinda Cauley's book Clap Your Hands is a fun way to expand budding readers' vocabulary in context (although you could use any book for this strategy). To prepare kids, introduce the following terms before reading: dare, flap, frown, spread, and stomp.
K - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads
Groovy 60s Dances!
1960s dances: The Twist, The Jerk, The Swim, The Monkey, The Mashed Potato, The Watusi, The Hitchhiker, and The Boog-a-loo. Introduce your class to the dances of the 60s. Find Motown music, watch online videos that show the different dances, get your classes to experience the dances of the 60s.
6th - 12th Physical Education 22 Views 42 Downloads
Z for Zachariah: Questions for Study on Chapters 1 - 10
An efficient study guide for the first 10 chapters of Z for Zachariah that covers basic recall questions concerning the characters and the plot. It also includes short writing prompts for selected chapters that extend into the themes, characterizations, and conflicts of the story.
10th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 9 Downloads
Hamburger Press is an activity that is definitely based on cooperation. Players need to communicate and work together to increase the number of hamburger patties they can press between them. Use cut-up pieces of swim noodles for the hamburger patties.
2nd - 6th Physical Education 3 Views 0 Downloads
Bursting Water Pipe
Water is powerful! Because it expands as it freezes, if it does so in a closed system, tremendous pressure can be created. All it takes is a little break to cause the system to explode! It's unlikely that you would submerge a pipe full of water into a bucket of liquid nitrogen in class, but this video shows what can happen when the water inside freezes.
3 mins 5th - 12th Science 4 Views 4 Downloads
Swim with the Fishes: Creating Animated Aquariums
Students using a Flash unit create a scene for the fish to swim about in. They create a fish using various software tools of their choice. Students then animate the fish across the screen. They develop a background scene, draw a fish and animate it.
4th - 12th Math 3 Views 6 Downloads
Using Math to Build a Swimming Pool
In this geometry worksheet, 10th graders build a swimming pool using math to calculate all of the different dimensions. The pool is rectangular in shape and is measured in yards or meters. Students must convert to different units to solve this problem.
10th Math 4 Views 30 Downloads
Use of Water
What type of things can one do with water? You can swim in it, wash with it, drink it, and use it to do your laundry. It is also so much fun for swimming! Water is an amazing resource! Quiz your kids on all the different ways they use water with this cute PowerPoint game.
Pre-K - K Health 3 Views 8 Downloads
Picked for the Team
Learners explore storytelling by analyzing a book in class. In this story structure lesson, students read the story Picked for the Team about a young girl trying out for a swim team. Learners discuss the themes and characters before answering study questions.
K - 3rd Visual & Performing Arts 3 Views 3 Downloads
Breaking News English: First Woman Swims Across the Atlantic
In this English learning exercise, students read "First Woman Swims Across the Atlantic," and then respond to 1 essay, 47 fill in the blank, 7 short answer, 20 matching, and 8 true or false questions about the selection.
5th - 10th Social Studies & History 3 Views 0 Downloads
First To Float
Students determine how to float on their backs in a swimming pool. They participate in swimming lessons at a community pool. While working in small groups they practice floating on their backs to increase their safety around the pools. They work on water safety lessons to reduce the incidence of drowning.
K - 2nd Health 4 Views 6 Downloads