PEC: Bulletin Boards for Physical Education

Title of Bulletin Board: "Swing" into fitness

Category: Sport Seasons

Suggested Grade Level: 3-5

Materials: Drawings of lifetime sports that are played in spring and summer

Description:

This year we have put a big push into the Play60 campaign which encourages our students to get out and play for 60 minutes a day. We used the phrase"Swing" into fitness because we chose 3 sports that involved swinging equipment and striking a ball such as tennis. Within 2 miles of our school, our students have access to tennis courts, baseball/softball fields as well as a par 3 and miniature golf course. By introducing them to these lifetime sports, we are hoping that they choose to continue them outside the gym.


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Submitted by Dawn Seymour who teaches at Bass-Hoover Elementary in Stephens City, VA. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 3/9/2011 10:07:51 AM. Viewed 7381 times since 3/3/2011.

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