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Name of Activity:

Solar Eclipse Shadow Dodging

Purpose of Activity:

To teach children how to dodge appropriately using a solar eclipse PowerPoint Presentation.

Suggested Grade Level:


Materials Needed:

Projection system, ability to project this PowerPoint Presentation onto wall.

Description of Idea

Use this Solar Eclipse PPT slideshow to project onto the wall so children can practice their dodging skills. This can be done as a whole group of children or at a station.

Note: Molly originally got this idea from Lindsay Dillon and Benji Lewis.

Teaching Suggestions:

If you would like to learn how to make additional PowerPoints that can be projected onto your wall to have your kids learn about and practice dodging, throwing, climbing rock walls, etc. please check out PE Central's Online Course entitled Interactive Games.

Submitted by Molly Crawn who teaches at Lost Creek Elementary in Terre Haute, IN. Additional authors for this idea were Lindsay Dillon and Benji Lewis. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 8/21/2017.
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Solar Eclipse Shadow Dodging

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