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Chair Bingo

Lesson Resources

Here are some game boards for you to use. If you would like the Powerpoint to go with it, please email SERC at admin.serc@astrum-mat.org

Sesame Street - A very simple dance to do

Videos

Screenshot of video: Sesame Street - A very simple dance to do

This is a simple dance that add's in a different movement each verse- good for memory too.

3 minute brain breaks

External Resources

A great collection of brain break activities - when you can see your class wriggling - stop for 3 mins and try one of these.

Too many wet breaktimes- funky dance moves to get Student’s up and moving

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Screenshot of video: Too many wet breaktimes- funky dance moves to get Student’s up and moving

There are a whole range of up to date dance/ movement video's available free on You Tube. Here are One Direction, Gangsta Style etc

Baby Shark - my favourite

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This is a favourite of mine !I quite like this format, as not too young and their actions aren't perfect so makes reluctant students more likely to join in. 

Despicable Me -simple dance routine

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This is a simple dance routine to a song many students will know.

Dynamite-Taio Cruz- good for older students KS2/KS3

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Screenshot of video: Dynamite-Taio Cruz- good for older students KS2/KS3

This is a repetative song allowing Students (and staff !) a chance to repeat and get better. It would engage older students.

Going on a Bear Hunt - add movement to your teaching/day

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Screenshot of video: Going on a Bear Hunt - add movement to your teaching/day

I am sure most people have their own set of actions to this favourite song- however I liked this song to provide extra actions to go with the story.

20 three minute movement breaks/ grouping ideas for the classroom

External Resources

There are some great ideas here to help give teachers' LSA's ways of adding movement in the class- this can be stood behind their chairs or simply a different way …

Pump It Up- Black Eye Peas - Good for older students

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Screenshot of video: Pump It Up- Black Eye Peas - Good for older students

This is fairly complicated and quite action packed - would engage older students and boys particularly.