Math in the Gym?

Benjamin Lewis, K-5, Physical Education, Barnette Elementary School

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This unit provides Physical Education and classroom teachers with activities for implementing movement into their classroom environment. Movement is a necessary component in each student’s life. This unit provides several math activities that use movement as the primary medium for learning and practicing various math concepts. Students will enjoy learning while getting much needed exercise simultaneously. Teachers will see increased engagement through the kinesthetic learning environment.