Pump It Up!
Students explain the effects of exercise on the heart and the process by which blood is circulated throughout the body. They find his/her carotid pulse and calculate his/her resting pulse rate before and after activity.
5th - 6th Physical Education 3 Views 3 Downloads
Warm Ups & Cool Downs for Children
Get some background information on what makes an effective warm-up and cool-down, as well as tips for leading stretches. Find detailed activity plans for elementary school tag-based games (including one game called "Toilet Tag"), warm-up...
K - 5th Physical Education
Heart Rate and Exercise
What is the relationship among the heart, circulation, and exercise? Your class members will explore first-hand how different physical exercises affect an individual's heart rate. They will begin by learning how to measure their own...
3rd - 10th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
SO…What’s the Challenge?
Whose responsibility is it to protect equal rights? Class members engage in a series of activities that create awareness of the prejudice and intolerance persons with disabilities face. They then create a message addressed to their...
6th - 8th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
A World of Difference
Kids engage in a series of activities that ask them to consider differences and similarities in characteristics, both visible and invisible. With this new understanding, the class investigates the Special Olympics program and develops...
3rd - 5th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
So, You're Stuck Inside ... An Indoor Activity Guide
Here is an indoor activity guide that is chock full of great ideas. There are indoor games for limited space, indoor games for limited equipment, and games that integrate academic content. There are even tips for classroom management!...
K - 8th Physical Education