Activity Demonstration Videos (Grades 6-8)
Catalogue of activities that include a video demonstration. Note there are additional instrutional videos in the PE Guidebook.
Team Rock/Paper/Scissors - #14
Each team will group together in their safe area and decide on one sign to show the other team.
Parachute Warm-Ups - #16
Students are led through various parachute warm-up exercises.
Meet Me in the Middle - #32
Students run to meet a partner at a center line and do an activity together.
Triangle Tag - #39
A rotating game of tag.
Barker's Hoopla - #68
Students try to steal beanbags from other teams' hoops and bring them back to their own hoops.
Rapid Fire - #70
Students see how many bowling pins they can knock down with a ball in a specified amount of time.
Pass the Hat - #73
Students jog in a line while passing an item backward, until the last student sprints to bring the item to the front of the line, repeating the process.
Cat and Mouse - #87
One student (the "cat") tries to tag another (the "mouse") while they are hidden under a shaken parachute.
Random Grid Passing - #384
Students pass a ball randomly to each other while walking, jogging, or running.
Partner Dribble Challenge - #388
Students run in pairs, alternating between dribbling and not dribbling a ball.
4 Downs - #454
Students will try to reach the opposite goal line with only four downs.
Over, Under, Around, and Through - #11
Students complete a series of movements using ropes.