We know that movement is essential to learning. We know that kids that are physically active perform better at school. Making brain breaks fun and available are important. Adding a theme to brain breaks can make them go with any unit you teach or student’s enjoy!
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Yoga is great for strength, flexibility and sensory needs. Yoga doesn’t always have to be the same old thing. Adding a theme can make it easy to use as a brain break or combine with a unit.
How about moving with back to the 50’s.
Dinosaurs are the perfect theme for moving.
Pirates are perfect for incorporating brain breaks or yoga!
Try out some yoga or gross motor movements with a cowboy theme!
Firefighter brain breaks are fun to use all year but perfect for fire safety week!
Minute To Win It with gross motor movement is perfect for a brain break or sensory break. Compete against yourself or others!
The Pumpkin Relay is the perfect game to play during the fall season!
How about some puddle jumping to add to your brain break ideas!?!
The clover hop is a fun way to keep moving!
Superhero games are a fun way to move and play!
Make movement stations a part of your day each day!
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