PEC: Bulletin Boards for Physical Education

Title of Bulletin Board: The Great Gumball Gallery

Category: Motivation

Suggested Grade Level: 3-5

Materials: Color Copier, paper punch and colored paper and glue

Description:

The Great Gumball Gallery is an incentive bulletin board. The students are given empty “Gumball Machines” to fill with paper punch “Gumballs” They can take a “gumball” for set of physical activities. A set might be something like 10 jumping jacks, 10 mountain climbers, 15 push-ups, 15 crunchers, 20 windmills, something to that effect. This way they can earn a few gumballs each class session. Once they fill their gumball machine, they can elect to participate in a free session class day with an activity of their choice.

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Submitted by Matthew Brandt who teaches at Park Rapids Century School in Park Rapids, MN. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 2/26/2010 10:13:53 AM. Viewed 8751 times since 2/17/2010.

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