wake us up and exercise the brain
Engaging kids bodies and minds is more productive than delivering a non-interactive lecture to them; bringing movement into the classroom works!
If you bring ENERGY and MOVEMENT into your classroom, your students will be MOTIVATED and able to RETAIN more information.
We used her DIBELS test as a pre-test.
Tracy’s students came everyday to the gym during my lunch and prep to go through the lab.
They did this everyday for 1 month.
Tracy took her class through the lab herself.
out of 16 were no longer on the retention list
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Does movement integrated with academics really make a difference?
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of both control and research classes
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are NOT a waste
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85% of school age children are
Our students struggle to sit
still for long periods of time.
Movement in the school day
gives students an AVANTAGE
for learning and therefore increases student achievement
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MOVEMENT in their classrooms!
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Crossing the Midline
SPINNING dibels assessment again.
Students who participate in spinning routines show significant gains in attention span and reading.
Spinning Ideas: dibels assessment again.
When the midline is crossed: insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
Movements that cross the midline insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
Eye Tracking insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
x marks the spot insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
Pass it On... insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
Spelling Crossover insulating them and allowing them to make more connections.
2. Students will do that activity until the music stops or the teacher says stop.
3. The teacher will then call out a spelling word and students will work together to spell the word correctly.
The Alligator Chomp
Stop and SPELL using it as an intervention.
Students will partner up
Teacher calls out a physical activity:
Jumps (2 feet)
Hopping (1 foot)
Jogging in place
What can using it as an intervention.
we do as MOVEMENT
A Jammin' Minute using it as an intervention.
workout routine: using it as an intervention.
Health-E-tip using it as an intervention.
We All Teach Kids! So... using it as an intervention.
Classroom teachers can incorporate MOVEMENT into their lesson plans.
“It should be just as natural for a math teacher to use MOVEMENT in the classroom as for a physical educator to have students skip count.