Volleyball Activities for Physical Education

Volleyball is a perfect sport for any PE curriculum. It can be done indoors or outside, with fairly basic materials. It’s also a fantastic tool for working on teamwork, hand-eye coordination and movement. These activities, assessments, and bulletin board ideas … Read More


Creepy Crawly Sensory Bin – Exploring Bugs With Kids

Objective: Creating simple sensory bins for exploring bugs and crawly things. Materials:  Cooked noodles Ziploc baggie Liquid watercolor – lime green Colorful set of insects Jumbo tweezers Sensory bin Watering can – optional Instructions: 1. Cook noodles of your choice. We … Read More




Hula Hoop Rally Activity for PE

Hoop Rally is a game that is a great lead up to 4-square or Spikeball. The objective is to continue to hit the ball into the hula hoop while attempting to prevent your opponent from being able to return it … Read More


Parachute Surfing with Scooters Activity

I’m Tanner Roos from Linn Grove Elementary School (Linn-Mar) in Marion, Iowa.  Recently we started using the parachute with my kindergarten through third grade students.  The activity I’m going to highlight is called Parachute Surfing 2.0. You could also call … Read More



Jenga Fitness Activity For Physical Education

My name is Bart Jones and I am an Elementary Physical Education teacher at Van Meter Elementary in Van Meter, Iowa. The activity I modified/created/shared is called “Jenga Fitness”. I created my version of this activity in response to the … Read More