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Martin Burrett

Sweatcoin - 1 views

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    Track physical activity and earn points for you and your class.
Martin Burrett

Run An Empire - 2 views

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    Looking to keep a fitness resolution this year? Find motivation to get moving and keep fit with this superb location-based strategy game for runners and walkers. Gain virtual coins for being active which you can use to advance your settlement. Locations are not precisely show nor in real time, so you can use it with pupils without safely concerns. If using it for yourself, it can link to Strava to keep you motivated to lace up your running shoes without extra hassle. But don't you come around here and fight me for MY castles!
Martin Burrett

Resource: Yoga Exercise Cards - 2 views

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    "The benefits of Yoga are often stated by fans of the discipline, with many schools using some of the basic exercises with pupils to focus children. There are many reported benefits such as: Improving flexibility; building muscle strength; perfecting posture; relaxing your system, and so on."
Martin Burrett

Exercising at own pace boosts a child's ability to learn - 1 views

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    "A child's attention and memory improves after exercise according to new research conducted by primary school pupils and supported by the Universities of Stirling and Edinburgh. Researchers found that pupils' best responses to tests came after physical activity that was set at their own pace, as opposed to exhaustive exercise."
Martin Burrett

Maths learned best when children move - 1 views

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    "Children improve at maths when instruction engages their own bodies. This is one of the findings from a recent study coming from the University of Copenhagen's Department of Nutrition, Exercise and Sports. The results also document that children require individualised learning strategies."
Martin Burrett

Sworkit - 7 views

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    A great random workout generator. Choose the type of exercise and set the timer between 5-60 minutes. This could be used as a 5 minute challenge in a sports lesson. The site works well on mobile devices, but there are apps for Apple and Android devices to download. http://ictmagic.wikispaces.com/Sports+%26+Fitness
Maggie Verster

Making Health Games Fun- Kids Nutrition and Exercise Games for Health - 15 views

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    Health games don't have to be boring. Download our gameplay guides, classroom activities, worksheets, and student assessments.
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    Health games don't have to be boring. Download our gameplay guides, classroom activities, worksheets, and student assessments.
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