Are you looking for some fun and new ideas to teach your students and keep them active? In this video, Don Puckett presents a number of different activities that deal with various skills and fitness objectives. The games and activities taught and demonstrated are: Touch and Go, Five Passes, Everyone is It, Low Ball, Circle Stride Ball, Aerobic Numbers, Aerobic Scrabble, Line Tag, Cooperative High Fives, Fine Motor Circuit, Cooperative Tubes Relay and Cooperative Sheets. These activities will help maximize time, equipment and space and keep children active and moving. The program contains the descriptions and rules of the games. All these activities can be modified and used with practically every grade level.
Don Puckett is a master teacher with over 38 years experience in education. He has been a teacher, coach, athletic director and assistant principal. Don also worked for 25 years as a camp counselor for special needs children. He has received several Awards of Excellence at the local, state and national levels. Don has served as a consultant for teachers, administrators, camp counselors and recreational directors for the past 30 years. Don has made well over 500 professional development presentations in 45 states.
Who this course is for:
- This is a great course for physical education teachers or elementary school teachers. It would also be beneficial for any instructor of children, such as recreational directors, monitors or camp counselors.
- There are no course requirements or prerequisites. It does help to have more than 6 participants for most of these activities
- Students will learn several creative new ideas and games. These activities could be used to help keep groups physically active and motivated, while having fun