Mardi Gras Brain Break Freebie

I’ve been lucky enough to visit New Orleans a few years ago.  It’s an amazing city!  I would love to someday get to visit New Orleans during Mardi Gras.  I can’t even imagine!  When I think of Mardi Gras I think of things like dancing, signing, parades, and movement.  This kind of activity is perfect for  Mardi Gras theme for brain breaks.

Free Mardi Gras Printables!  Brain breaks are a must everyday for kids.  Try out these Mardi Gras Brain Breaks to add fun to movement and add fun to your Mardi Gras unit!  #mardigras

Mardi Gras Brain Break Ideas

Use these brain breaks to get up and moving.  There are suggested reps and duration on the cards but you can easily adapt to make them work for your setting!

Parade Route

March Around The Room, Skip Around The Room, Side Step Around The Room, Backward Walk Around The Room – Any active movement where the kids are moving around the room!

Fat Tuesday

Balance Exercises – Right Foot Hop, Left Foot Hop, Single Leg Standing, Tandem Standing

Bourbon Street

Jumping Activities – Side To Side, Back and Forth, Fast Jumps, Jumping Jacks

King Cakes

Strengthening Activities – Sit To Stands, Squats, Lunges, High Marches

Mardi Gras Brain Breaks

I’ve put together a set of 16 brain break cards that are FREE for you to useGrab them in the freebie library! If you love them let others know about this resource!   Stop by my shop and TpT store to find even more great brain break and yoga ideas!


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2 thoughts on “Mardi Gras Brain Break Freebie”

  1. Can you direct me to the Mardi Gras Brain Break freebie please? I can’t find it anywhere on your TPT page. Thanks SOOO much!!!

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