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Do You Know Your Body?

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students investigate human anatomy by moving parts of their own body.  In this human body instructional activity, students name and define several different parts of the human body.  Students discuss the idea of personal space and what...
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Eating and Being Healthy

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students investigate healthy lifestyles by examining the food pyramid and performing physical activities.  In this personal health lesson, students discuss their own diets and how it compares to the food pyramid.  Students participate in...
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Physical Education - Gallop

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Young scholars practice galloping. In this gross motor skills instructional activity, students review how to jump and hop using a jump-rope and hopscotch. The teacher shows the steps to gallop and they hold a noodle and pretend as if...
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Dress in the 14th Century

For Students Pre-K - 6th
In this history worksheet, students explore the clothing styles of the 14th century. Students draw a picture of a knight or a girl. They answer questions about various items of clothing.
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Horrible Harry and the Ant Invasion

For Teachers K - 3rd
Young scholars explore reading comprehension by analyzing a book with classmates. In this story structure lesson, students read the book Horrible Harry and the Ant Invasion and discuss the main characters, setting and plot. Young...
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Volleying

For Teachers 4th - 9th
Students practice volleying skills. In this sports lesson, students are introduced to the steps to volleying a ball back and forth. Students follow the steps and work in pairs to complete several volleying activities.
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Shapes and Review of Locomotor Skills

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Students engage in a series of loco-motor activities based on shapes. In this loco-motor lesson, students demonstrate physical skills through races, jumping, hopping, galloping in circles, squares, rectangles and triangles.
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Wire and Pantyhose Sculptures

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Students produce a sculpture made from wire and panythose.
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Simon

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils practice the various springing skills (hop, jump, leap) as well as proper landing techniques.
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Jumping Numbers

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
Pupils practice jumping with a two foot take-off and a two foot landing using the given cues.
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Bouncing Balloon Volley

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students practice volleyball skills using a balloon to volley with a two-handed underhand pattern while keeping the balloon in their self-space.
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The Coahuiltecans

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Learners engage in a variety of activities to research an Indian tribe. The outcome should be that they are more aware of the culture and Indian's way of life. Also how the Indians survived in their daily lives.
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Words Shuttle Run

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students watch a demonstration of the shuttle run and practice it themselves. In groups, they complete the shuttle run collecting letters at the end of the path. They must spell the correct word with the letters and make a sentence at...
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Bungee Barbie

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students discover the relationship between force and the amount of time over which the force is applied. They discover the meaning of impulse and it equals the change of momentum. Students connect things to a computer to test their results.
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Letter Recognition and Sound Review

For Teachers K
Students practice the sounds of the letters A-L. In this literacy lesson, the teacher demonstrates the letter sounds, then the students practice and complete a worksheet to demonstrate understanding.
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Movement concepts

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Learners recognize the connection between food labels and exercise. In this health lesson plan, students understand how many times they need to dribble to work off a snack.  Learners answer questions about the exercise.