Dance, I thinks it's a great activity for kids :) builds confidence, physical agility and performing helps with public speaking (#1 phobia!)
This activity is used throughout the year as I introduce each new word wall word for kindergarten. It's great practice and allows for physical memo.
My 5th Graders BEG for this Indoor Recess Dance Party! Here's a great kid-friendly playlist of videos to popular music. Your kids will get up and get tons of physical activity while having fun!
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How many calories do I REALLY need? hint, most people HIGHLY over estimate their activity level. Very active is basically only for professional athletes & people performing 10hrs of difficult physical labor a day
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National Public Health Week - Public Health is ROI. Includes nutrition and physical activity information ~ 2 minute video.
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This backwards clues game helps make inferences easy and fun! Your kids must describe the topic word without using the word clues listed on their card. This is also a great Speaking and Listening skills activity. Use for literacy centers, partners, small group, preteach, review and more. Blank cards included for your kids to create their own game extension. $
Public Speaking Games: 7 fun-filled speech activities to build confidence and skills. Middle school upwards.
Create A Family Adventure Journal...this was for nature trips but I think it's a great idea for any family activity, field trip, and/or adventure! When kids can write, they can include their own memories/thoughts.
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Classroom Yoga (Classroom Physical Activity Breaks) - I did some yoga (other than this) with some preps, really settled them! Helps to get their focus back. Can't wait to try this one.
This is a great game that is fun for all ages. What's more, it helps kids conceptualize and practice main ideas and details. It's fun for
"Rumba Dance" is the coolest kids dance song! This video is great for brain breaks, group activities, morning meeting, physical education and indoor recess. It also teaches listening skills and following directions. Children love it too!
What a great idea! A nice way to get to the heart of the matter. Helps kids make choices on what they really want/need and helps the "I wants".
BABY SHARK SONG - This action activity song is a preschool favorite! Great for circle-time or those days you can't go out and play. It's also part of brain breaks and physical education programs spanning the globe.
DIY laser maze activity for kids. This is a great idea! I'm trying this next time it's rainy outside and the kids want to play!
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Oh, the Places You'll Go Writing: This is a great writing activity and ties well into a Dr. Seuss unit. I like that this writing activity builds off of the book Oh, the Places You'll Go as well as lets students create their own story and write about their own dreams. --Kaitlin Gebhard