Do you notice a class full of wiggle worms? Maybe they’ve spent a good part of the day sitting and looking at the screen and now they just can’t focus anymore? You need to get the kids focused again. Maybe you are having a superhero themed party and want a fun activity? How can you do this? Superhero gross motor moves or brain breaks may be your answer! Here are 60 fast and effective ways to move like a Superhero!
Superhero Gross Motor Moves
The great thing about superhero themed gross motor moves or brain break ideas is that the number of repetitions, distance, and duration of time can easily be adjusted based on your needs! These ideas are designed to be fast, effective, and efficient! If you like these ideas you can grab a full set of brain break cards in the Shop or Teachers Pay Teachers Store.
Jumping Jacks, Side to Side Jumps, Back and Forth Jumps, Fast Jumps, Big Jumps, Tiny Jumps, Left Foot Hops, Right Foot Hops
Star Jumps, Star Pose, Free Dance, Star Pumps: Pump arms up and down over your head
Squat, Heel Raise, Toe Raise, Lunge, Wall Push-Ups, High March, Squat To Ground and Jumps, Reach For The Floor and Reach For the Sky
It’s A Bird, It’s A Plane
Left Foot Balance, Right Foot Balance, Run In Place, Chair Run
Tip Toe Walk, Heel Walk, Walk Heel To Toe, Backward Walk, Side Step, Cross Over Step, Knee Walk, Walk Heel To Toe Backward
Sequences of Motor Moves: An Example Would Be – Jump, Spin, Squat, Repeat
Spin Left, Spin Right, Twist, Squat and Jump, Wiggle, Crab Walk, Bear Walk, Waddle
Reach Your Right Hand To Your Left Foot, Repeat on the Opposite Side, Reach Your Right Arm Across Your Body and Hold and Repeat On Left Side, Reach Over Head With Your Arms, Tip to the Left Hold , Tip to the Right Hold, Reach For Your Toes and Hold,
Forward Arm Circles, Backward Arm Circles, Shoulder Blade Squeezes, Knee Hugs
Giant (but quiet) Steps, Gallop, Skip, Hurdle Steps
See Them In Action
Superhero Brain Break Cards
Do you love the idea of Superhero Themed Brain Break Cards, but want them ready made for you to have at any time? I don’t blame you! The good news is these are available for you in my Teachers Pay Teachers store or in the shop on the blog. Stay at the store and shop around and find brain breaks for all seasons and themes!
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