PEC: Bulletin Boards for Physical Education

Title of Bulletin Board: Jump Rope For Heart

Category: Special Events

Suggested Grade Level: All

Materials: prizes supplied by American Heart Association, letters, In Honor of hearts, levels signs, heart facts

Description:

Each year we receive the sampling of prizes students can earn by raising money for the American Heart Association during Jump Rope for Heart. We do not have a gym, display case or place to set out the prizes to help motivate the students. This year we used the bulletin board to display them. I printed out the amount needed for each level and placed it next to the item. Level one being the water bottle, level two, the jump rope, which was shaped into a heart, etc.

I also put a "thermometer" to update the amount the students were raising so they could see their progress. Also on the board was a heart fact that was changed out weekly. These facts were taken from the educational materials supplied by the AMA.

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Submitted by Shelley Grimes who teaches at Harrand Creek Elementary in Enterprise, AL. Additional authors for this idea were Trentino Scott. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 3/23/2008 10:44:17 AM. Viewed 8179 times since 3/11/2008.

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