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No Materials needed. The teacher will select 1 student to be the "germ." The germ will stand in the center circle of the gymnasium. All other students will stand around the court without going out of bounds (basketball court lines). Once the game starts, the germ will try to tag other players. If a student is tagged, then they will join hands with the germ and help be a tagger. The germ can only tag with the end hands. Therefore, if a student is in the middle of the germ with no hands freeBy: Corey Baxter| On: Jan 28, 2010 9:17 PM| Views: 4399
Materials: 3 Foam Balls Students will standing around a circle facing the center. Students will stand in a "straddling" position with their feet connected to the students on both sides of them. Students feet must stay connected and on the line of the circle at all times. If a student breaks either of the rules then they are out. When a student is out they will go to a designated area and complete 20 jumping jacks before they re-enter the game. The object of the game is to make the ball goBy: Corey Baxter| On: Jan 28, 2010 9:03 PM| Views: 9399
This is the most effective, innovative, and fun game we use in our physical education class. When we play this game, students come in the gym jumping up and down with excitement. Students leave class sweating with a smile on their face. Academic classroom teachers love to see this game played because it reinforces what they are learning in the Math class. We try to play this game once every 9 weeks to not only polish their math skills, but to also build endurance for the mile run. The gameBy: Corey Baxter| On: Jan 28, 2010 12:28 AM| Views: 44237