Thinking on Your Feet Book
Interdisciplinary activities for elementary school age and older students.
Need some additional activity ideas to integrate Physical Education and other curriculum? This 283-page book contains lessons plans for Physical Education and more than 250 brain-based lesson plans to integrate sports and activities with math, language, and health for increased understanding and retention. All activities comply with national health standards.
Thinking on Your Feet textbook (Blaydes) provides lessons for Physical Education and instructions for 29 brain games, which allow kids to play and learn at the same time. As you go through the book, you’ll find stations and activities for reading and language arts, math, science, health and nutrition, dance and movement, and self-awareness.
As part of the Action Based Learning series, this book puts brain-based learning into action with teacher-friendly, kid-tested and approved strategies that teach academic content kinesthetically. The research in this book indicates how movement enhances learning and why the two should be paired together.