Help children learn to play their part in taking care of the Earth! With 50 Games for Going Green: Physical Activities That Teach Healthy Environmental Concepts, you can offer a hands-on way for students to contribute to their physical health and improve the health of their environment.
50 Games for Going Green presents a range of activities that teach environmental concepts, including fitness challenges, relay races, cooperative games, and literacy and drama activities. Suitable for the gym, classroom, or outdoors, these activities provide fast-paced, ecofriendly fun and are easily adaptable to a range of ages, abilities, and skill levels. Many activities also repurpose everyday recyclable items for play, such as balls made from socks or bowling pins created from plastic bottles.
An excellent resource for physical education teachers, classroom teachers, and youth leaders, 50 Games for Going Green provides detailed descriptions and illustrations for each activity, plus equipment and setup requirements, instructions for play, variations, and safety considerations. A game finder offers a cross-reference of the book's activities, making it easy to choose the appropriate game for your students. Each activity also includes a specific Eco-Thought, providing take-aways to encourage reflection, discussion, and action among students in negotiating their commitment to environmental health.
This varied collection of fun and innovative activities is sure to get your students excited about going green. With 50 Games for Going Green, you can inspire kids to get moving, thinking, and working together toward an active approach to environmental stewardship!