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Name of Activity:

Nickelodeon Field Day

Purpose of Activity:

To celebrate the end of the year while reviewing the skills we learned throughout the year.

Suggested Grade Level:

3-5

Materials Needed:

Equipment is listed in the description of stations handout.
Music player with music and Nickelodeon sound for rotations.
Commercial "Break" Table for water/first-aid.

Description of Idea

Grades will have classes split up to compete at each station. If a grade has a small number, then they will compete as one group. There will be two volunteers at each station, along with the classroom teacher. There will be two volunteers at the water table to help out. Students will be at the station for 12 minutes. If they finish early, they will go back through the station. When students hear the Nickelodeon theme sound, they will rotate to the next station. The volunteers at the station will guide the class where to go next for the rotation.

The field day is comprised of 7 stations. Feel free to change and adapt to meet your needs.

Station Descriptions

Video

Teaching Suggestions:

Share your outline of stations with your volunteers and the classroom teachers weeks in advance so they know exactly what you are planning for the day.

Submitted by Drew Burris who teaches at Christian Ott Elementary in Indpendence, MO. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 5/23/2019.
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Nickelodeon Field Day

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Naomi V Ray

All the students were asking about a Nickelodeon Field Day and I came across this. Thanks Drew, no one will be disappointed this year thanks to your ideas.



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