PEC: Bulletin Boards for Physical Education

Title of Bulletin Board: Star Wars: May Your Health Be With You

Category: Fitness

Suggested Grade Level: 3-5

Materials: Stars with exercises written on them, Star Wars characters, Letters

Description:

Because Star Wars is popular again I wanted to find a way to incorporate that theme into physical education. I asked my students to write down some exercises they enjoy doing during our daily warm ups. I compiled the list and wrote each exercise on a star. Not only were the kids excited about the Star Wars characters, they were excited to see that "their exercise" made the board!

I went online to find the Star Wars Characters and created a list of exercises we use for warm ups as well at the locomotor patterns.

Additional Information:

List of Exercises/Locomotor Patterns the students helped me come up with:

- Jumping Jacks
- Push Ups
- Curl Ups
- Plank
- Superman
- Stride Jumps
- Military Salutes
- Elbow to Knee
- Mountain Climbers
- Lunges
- High Knees
- Carioca
- Jump Rope
- Agility Ladder
- Hurdles
- Run
- Walk
- Jump
- Skip
- Hop
- Gallop
- Slide
- Leap
- Arm circles

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Submitted by Stephanie Weber in Warrenville, IL. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 2/1/2016 5:34:32 PM. Viewed 2710 times since 2/1/2016.

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Sarah

This is great fun, thanks for sharing.