Games - Activities - Students will be introduced to games that date
back to pioneer children and will improve certain skills.
Physical Education contains a wealth of resources and activities for
the physical education or health teacher.
Applications for Educators. WebQuest Activities for Physical Education
Kids Play This is a site you're going to want to bookmark. Games
Kids Play is a site that lists the "official" rules for games like:
Crack the Whip; Dodgeball; Red Rover; Kick the Can; Sardines; and Picking
Who is "IT."
Physical Fitness Challenge Homepage
How You Play the Game - Examining the Ethics of Gamesmanship
Name Game (all, Games) - For those of us in secondary classroom, this
is great for having to learn 120 - 150 names per semester:
and whales (all, Games) - Divide your class evenly into fishes and
whales. choose 3 or 4 kids to be fishermen and women. Make a large square...10
Name Is (all, Games) - Name games can be played at any time of the
year but are especially important at the first. They are also useful when
- This is elementary physical education lesson on parachutes. We all enjoy
playing with the parachute, well this is a lesson with a few fun activities
to use with your class. I used this in a class, and the children loved
Relay Game could be used in PE and a variety of grade levels - This
is a simple game that makes learning to spell words fun. Add On Relay:
Directions: Students are divided into 2 teams. The students need to stand
in a single file line. The teacher calls out a word. The first student
in each line walks to the board a...
and Barracudas: Chasing and Tagging Activity - An AskERIC Lesson Plan
- The activity called the Sharks and Barracudas is a fun children's phys.
ed. game involving tagging and chasing. This activity is geared for children
at the 1st or second grade level. Their are two teams, one is the Sharks
and the other is theBarracudas.
Activities - An AskERIC Lesson Plan - The objective of these activities
is to allow students to explore the gymnastic equipment, develop basic
mobility skills, and to improve a variety of other skills.
Line Ball - An AskERIC Lesson Plan - This game helps students develop
throwing and catching skills along with basic mobility skills.
Practice Program- Special events, Fitness nights,
PE Central Challenge 4th & 5th grade motor skills challenge.
Educational Lesson Plans
Trail Teacher's Guide
These games may be helpful
in planning activities in physical education classes
Lesson Plans and Activities
Elementary Education Physical Activity Area