P.E. Central Lesson Plan: Cranium Cool Down
Purpose of Activity:To allow students to cool down from physical activity and to reinforce the location of bones.
Suggested Grade Level:3-5
Materials Needed:Tape/cd player; "Marcarena" song; poster or model of skeleton Physical activity: Proper cool down and the scientific names of bones
Lesson Plan:Description of Idea
At the end of PE class students stand or sit in small group and sing and touch bones to the music Marcarena. Teacher can touch bones on poster or model during song.
Example: Tarsals - fibula - tibia - patella
Femur - pelvis - ribs - sternum
Carpals - ulna - radius - humerous
Hey, my cranium!
Author:Kim Sentman who teaches at Kenmore Elementary School in Elkton , MD . Posted on PEC: 5/24/2000.
This lesson plan was provided courtesy of P.E. Central (www.pecentral.org).
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