Elkhart Students Pumped Up for Peaceful Playground Aurora Public Schools continues to master the art of maximizing students’ time at school. This clearly was on display recently when Elkhart Elementary School hosted staff, students, families and local Lowe’s employees for the construction of the Peaceful Playgrounds Program.
The program, which is funded by the Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant, focuses on making playground activities more posit…
One Minute Playground Video-Body & Space
This is a One Minute video on Playground Tips on Body & Space Concepts.
This video speaks to the issue of playground design.And how it effects learning.
Schools should capitalize on learning opportunities and the playground is an opportunity to reinforce concepts learned in the classroom.
It is important to note that children first learn academic concepts like body in space before they can apply t…
Brain Breaks:  Marching  FREE DOWNLOAD Product Description
Grab this set of Marching Brain Break Cards that’s sure to motivate active learning. Brain Breaks help to focus children, re-energize them and get them up and moving in a classroom. Students have fun with this Marching “themed” set of 8 brain break cards. Some examples include: March like a soldier, March like a Pirate with a Peg Leg, March Like a Skater and March like a Rock Star.

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Cahanhassen Villager By Unsie Zuege By all accounts, the Peaceful Playground at Victoria Elementary School (VES) MN is fulfilling its mission: to bring peace and harmony to the playground, get kids moving, hopping, and skipping, and most of all, teaching kids it’s fun and simple to just play. Visitors to the VES playground on the west side of the school, just outside the school cafeteria, will see many play areas with playground stencils painte…
One Minute Playground Tips -Body & Space

This is a One Minute Video on Playground Tips on Body & Space Concepts.

This video speaks to the issue of playground design.  And how it effects learning.

Schools should capitalize on learning opportunities and the playground is an opportunity to reinforce concepts learned in the classroom.

It is important to note that children first learn academic concepts like body in space before they can appl…
One Minute Tip Age Appropriate Playground Games
This video Is about the topic of age appropriate playgroundgames.
It is very important that children have age appropriate games for the playground.If the games are age appropriate then you can expect : that children will have the best chance at successful participation.That children will be challenged but not frustrated.That students will enjoy the game and engage in games with other…