Bottlecap Basketball - To learn and practice the
bouncepass in a new, interesting and fun way.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 3212 Rating: 5.67 Votes: 3)
Fitness Fun With Mats - Be able to cooperate with
others in order to accomplish group tasks. (Added:
Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2643 Rating: 6.00 Votes: 3)
Fitness Race Track - To teach proper exercise
techniques and to increase cardiovascular endurance.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2835 Rating: 9.00 Votes: 2)
Giant Volleyball - To have students practice their
volleyball skills in a modified game setting.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2929 Rating: 10.00 Votes: 1)
Image Gap - To increase students' awareness of
their own self-image and self- image "problems". To apply a problem-solving
approach to examples of negative self-image.
(Added: Sun Feb 27 2000 Hits: 3796 Rating: 8.57 Votes: 7)
Looks Good Enough to Eat - Students get the
low-down on techniques used to enhance the appearance of food in ads.
(Added: Sun Feb 27 2000 Hits: 3192 Rating: 5.00 Votes: 2)
Mirror Image - To encourage students to reflect on
how they feel about their bodies and to address media pressures to be thin and
the issue of smoking as a form of weight control.
(Added: Sun Feb 27 2000 Hits: 3007 Rating: 9.00 Votes: 1)
Olympic Sprint Training - Working with a partner,
the students will observe and analyze their partner while they run fast, and
teach each other up to eight cues to improve speed and technique.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 1305 Rating: 5.00 Votes: 1)
Radioactive River - To work together as a team,
show positive sports-personship and figure out solutions to the problems
presented. (Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2077
Rating: 10.00 Votes: 2)
The Impact of Gender Role Stereotypes - This
lesson, from the award-winning violence-prevention curriculum Healthy
Relationships, helps students to recognize the potentially damaging effects of
living up to stereotypes, and how it can lead to abuse and violence against
ourselves and others. (Added: Sun Feb 27 2000 Hits:
2866 Rating: 8.75 Votes: 4)
Tobacco Advertising – Smoke-Free for Life - Nine
lessons adapted from a smoking prevention curriculum which examine tobacco
advertising images and marketing techniques aimed at youth.
(Added: Sun Feb 27 2000 Hits: 3951 Rating: 5.50 Votes: 2)
Triangle Tag - To have students work together and
practice their chasing, fleeing, and dodging skills.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2537 Rating: 8.00 Votes: 1)
Who's on First? - To combine reading and Physical
Education in a fun activity that teaches/reinforces positions on a
baseball/softball field. (Added: Tue Dec 07 1999
Hits: 2483 Rating: 0.00 Votes: 0)
Advertising and Nutrition - This unit is designed
to help children understand the concepts of healthy eating and a balanced
diet, and to examine the ways in which advertising and packaging can affect
their feelings towards foods. (Added: Sun Feb 27
2000 Hits: 9169 Rating: 4.75 Votes: 4)
Children Act Fast...So Do Poisons! - The theme of
this year's National Poison Prevention Week (March 15-21) is "Children Act
Fast...So Do Poisons!" -- a reminder to educators that we must "act fast" to
teach poison prevention. Included: Internet connections and classroom
activities to teach poison prevention! (Added:
Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 2380 Rating: 0.00 Votes: 0)
Fitness Lab - This lab is used to show children
the benefits of exercise through active participation. For grades K-5.
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 5223 Rating: 8.50 Votes:
2) Rate It
Food Label Comparison Chart - This is a great
lesson to teach children about what's in the food they eat. You will need
the PDF worksheet found at this URL: http://home.att.net/~teaching/health/foodlabl.pdf
(Added: Fri Jan 07 2000 Hits: 6319 Rating: 9.00 Votes:
2) Rate It
Prevention and Awareness of Alcohol Consumption -
The purpose of the lesson is to make students aware of the consequences and
power that alcohol has on "Reaction Time", Blood Alcohol Concentration, and
personal and community health. (Added: Mon Apr 24
2000 Hits: 5636 Rating: 9.00 Votes: 1)
Teach Your Students to Be “Sun Savvy”! - The
summer sun offers teachers an important opportunity to talk about sun
safety. Many Internet sites carry strong sun safety messages or offer
teachers valuable lesson plans for teaching about the science of the sun
(Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 3040 Rating: 1.00 Votes:
1) Rate It
The Eyes Have It! - According to the American
Academy of Ophthalmology, more than 100,000 people incur eye injuries each
year and more than half of the victims of those injuries are children.
September is Children's Eye and Health Safety Month, the perfect time to
begin teaching your students about the importance of taking care of their
eyes. (Added: Tue Dec 07 1999 Hits: 1874 Rating:
0.00 Votes: 0)