Make yoga for kids, fun! ABL Yoga Wall Station activates and strengthens the brain body connection, while targeting areas in the brain that increase focus and attention. Yoga Wall Activities aid the brain in anchoring information, improving memory, & preparing and refocusing the brain before a test.
Dimensions: 60x60Why is Mindfulness Important and Relevant in the Classroom?
Mindfulness aids the brain in anchoring information and improves memory retrieval, preparing the brain to take a test, and combining many skills for higher level thinking. Mindfulness, as often described in young children, is the practice of paying attention in a very special way. It teaches children to build an awareness of oneself, others, and one's surroundings. Specifically, mindfulness training can help with observing, detachment, and self-compassion.
World Explorer Mat
Learn Geography Kinesthetically! The world explorer mat encourages the student to learn the continents and countries through movement.By seeing and touching the continents and countries, students gain a “real” understanding of where these places are in a relationship to other continents and countries.Interacting with the mat makes the "big world" seem smaller and more manageable to identify and learn for students.
- Teach History - Travel the path of real world explorers in history
- Options are unlimited, and can be used across a large range of age groups to combine current curriculum with active learning! Mats are ideal for elementary and middle school age.
- Can be used in the classroom or in an action based learning lab. Great for libraries and sharing in common spaces throughout the school. Geography mat is used to anchor learning, great for review before a test, or to introduce and build on new concepts!
-Kinesthetic learning for individual students and group work makes learning fun, and provides the student a better advantage to absorbing new information
Jumbo World Explorer Mat
60x96in G-Floor Mat - Can be used indoor, outdoor
Portable/but heavy duty enough to withstand frequent use!
Wobble Chairs (PreK-6)
The wobble chairs are Action Based Learning’s most popular flexible seating option! The wobble chair transforms the boring conventional seat into a chair that really rocks. Traditional chairs force kid’s bodies to conform to an unnatural posture, this doesn’t have to be the case with the innovative Wobble Chair! The chair allows one’s knees, hips, and back to find comfortable and ever-changing positions.
Great for all ages from 3-12
Whaler Sensory Board
The whaler sensory board is textured with waves and bubbles on the surface to provide children with tactile stimulations to feet. The ergonomic board is designed for young children ages 1.5+ to either sit in or stand on for a fun rock balancing game. The grooved waves design on the back can prevent finger trapping injuries.
Veggie Box Set
807 Veggie Boxes Set (3 boxes & 3 bridges)
Each box is a different height, size, and is uniquely designed to accommodate several attachments and can easily be arranged in multiple configurations to create an endless array of obstacle courses. Boxes include graphics of oranges, lettuce, and strawberries
Box 1 (24x24x13)
Box 2 (24x24x19)
Box 3 (24x24x25)
Connector Bridges (66x13x4)
USA Geography Mat
Take a trip across the United States & Learn Geography Kinesthetically! Physically moving from state to state allows the student to experience the United States without leaving the classroom!
-Learn States, Capitals, Oceans, Waterways, and Major Cities
-Teach History - Travel the path of real historical figures!
-Options are unlimited, and can be used across a large range of age groups to combine current curriculum with active learning! Mats are ideal for elementary and middle school age.
-Can be used in the classroom or in an action based learning lab. Great for libraries and sharing in common spaces throughout the school.
-Geography mat is used to anchor learning, great for review before a test, or to introduce and build on new concepts! Kinesthetic learning for individual students and group work makes learning fun, and provides the student a better advantage to absorbing new information!
Jumbo USA Geography Mat
60x96in G-Floor Mat - Can be used indoor, outdoor
Portable/but heavy duty enough to withstand frequent use!
Swin N Spin
Cardio Kids Stepper
Built tough for heavy usage in commercial settings (ideal for schools, youth centers, YMCA's, children's hospitals, children's museums, and pediatric facilities.) Ships pre-assembled, direct from manufacturer, & includes mfg direct extended warranty. Made in the USA brand, proud to manufacture the #1 most durable youth fitness equipment on the market. Designed with easy adjustability for tension and speed control- the shock can be mounted in one of two positions based on the user size and physical capability. Kid-friendly computer reads time, calories, speed & step count. Grips are designed with the child in mind, to withstand the expected wear and tear of everyday use. The grips and footplates are sized appropriately to accommodate varying sizes of the target user based on equipment size chosen. Adjustable shock settings for various physical capabilities. Resistance settings are designed to provide appropriate physical exertion levels for each target age group. All ABL Youth Fitness equipment is manufactured with a standard 250 lb weight limit, regardless of size/model purchased.
Cardio Kids Stepper is available in the following sizes:
Elementary [Grades 3rd-5th]: Model 670 Stepper (42" x 30 x 54") Product Weight: 59 lbs
Junior [Grades 6-8] : Model 671 Stepper (42" x 30 x 55") Product Weight: 64 lbs
Varsity [High School/Adult]: Model 772 Stepper (42" x 30 x 56") Product Weight: 68 lbs
Can early elementary age use the stepper? The stepper is not designed for use by early elementary age students and is not available in the super small version. The motion is appropriate for the physical capacity of a child beginning at age 9 for use on the Elementary version.
Can't decide on which model to order? *Please note, we highly recommend sticking with the suggested age groups above, when choosing the appropriate equipment size. ABL manufacturing & design team has worked extensively with youth fitness experts (and with children!) to account for varying student sizes in determining equipment sizing and suggested age groups. For questions, recommendations, or an introduction to best practices, set up a call with one of our youth fitness experts anytime.
Request a training for your staff online, or in person at your facility. ABL Youth Fitness Experts set your staff up to become leading experts in the youth fitness industry, in a train-the-trainer hands-on approach to learning!
The Semi-Recumbent Youth Fitness Bike is one of the most popular units among therapists and youth facilities of all types! This unit has been used in both medical and rehabilitation markets, as well as children's fitness facilities. Includes built-in heart rate system - pulse measurements are taken via handle bar sensors. Electronic computer readouts provide motivational feedback to children - allowing them to monitor their own individual physical improvement. Readout includes Speed, Time, Distance, Calories and Heart rate. Youth Fitness Benefits: Cardiovascular Endurance, Lower Body Strength Development
Features Designed Specifically for Children include:
-Onboard computer provides a children’s fitness test (measures the rate of recovery of the users heart rate after exercising.) When used over a period of time, this test teaches children the benefit of exercise and improved cardiovascular efficiency!
-Low starting resistance level allows even the most de-conditioned child to be successful at this exercise.
-Easy turn and twist seat height adjustment, specifically designed for youth. The unique semi – recumbent design provides proper back support, supporting proper posture for the child.
-Electronic Computer monitor is positioned below the child’s sightline, eliminating the (dangerous) need for children to stand up and cycle in order to see the computer.
-Two sets of handlebars allow child to remain in a comfortable pedaling position at all times. The side handlebars can be used to support their bodyweight while pedaling- Front handlebars offer stability while a child is viewing the computer display.
-Adjustable Resistance via a simple “turn and click” design.Free Wheeling crank system - All resistance is created via a magnetic braking mechanism- thus greatly reducing the number of moving parts and potential safety hazards.
SUPER SMALL [1st-2nd Grade] MODEL SS155 This is the smallest commercial quality exercise bike specifically engineered to provide comfortable exercise for very young children!
ELEMENTARY [3rd-5th Grade] MODEL 655
JUNIOR [Middle School] MODEL 656
VARSITY [High School] MODEL 757
One of our most popular products - this simple movement has captivated thousands of children throughout the world! While teaching balance and coordination, it helps to maintain a child's heart rate when used, in a cardiovascular circuit. It's simple tension free motion makes exercising fun for children (adults too!) of all ages!
To determine pedal distance, measure the distance from the center of the pedal axle (where the ball of your foot rests) to the top of the saddle (the front of your seat). There is flexibility from 17 1/2" - 29 1/2" when the seat is pushed all the way back.
Flip Chart Attachment
Industrial Grade - for desks/cardio equipment - Also available as an iPad holder
This unique upper body exercise unit allows the child to be successful at chin-ups! Through utilization of a percentage of the user’s body weight, the sophisticated design allows most kids to complete up to twenty repetitions, opposed to 1 or 2 repetitions using full body weight! Unit includes built in wheel system for portability. Made in the USA. Direct from Manufacturer's extended 10 year warranty. Designed for high frequency use in commercial facilities. Max User Weight Limit: 250lbs
Elementary Model: Grades 2-5
Junior Model: Grades 6-8
Ab Crunch Machine
The Ab Crunch machine is specifically sized for youth and is designed with the developing child in mind. The ab crunch focuses on strengthening children's core muscles.
Why is core strength important for children?
Poor core strength not only causes bad posture but is also a contributing factor in poor endurance and poor balance. Without core strength, the child's gross and fine motor skills are impaired. Strengthening the child's core is considered a vital building block in the developing body!
Sensory ABL Hallway Sets
NEW PRODUCT PROMO $97 HALLWAY SETS
USE CODE: NEWHALLS2020 [Valid thru Jan 31]
Action Based LearningSensory Hallway Setshelp students focus by encouraging them to be active on their way to class, using activity maps and colorful pathways throughout the hallways.
ABL Sensory Hallway Sets are considered one of the most cost effective and efficient ways to impact every child through movement. Reach more students, and allow Action Based Learning strategies to be practiced daily. Hallway graphics are designed to allow educators to customize the ABL Sensory pathto fit all spaces, and varying grade levels. Each set allows students to practice the critical foundations necessary to prepare the brain to learn.
These are 100+ piece commercial grade decal sets that can be placed throughout your school, on the floors and also the walls to create a play/learning environment outside of the classroom! Each set allows plenty of options for moving through the 12 Foundations and many more elements to be creative and create a fun learning environment.
Hearing a steady beat and keeping a steady beat develops the internal dialogue, that little voice inside your head.This inner dialogue starts around 3-5 years old by hearing/listening to human voices (talk, sing, pitch).Internal dialogue is necessary for acquiring receptive and expressive language.
These concepts aid the brain in auditory discrimination by sounding out letter sounds and words in a receptive language and discriminating words in spoken language.
Your student will work on his/her motor skills while working on problem-solving. Reef rescue makes problem-solving fun for kids! Fine motor development is related to the ability to draw, write, and participate in routines such as eating and dressing. Fine motor movements of the hands are coordinated with perceptual information provided through movements of the eyes.
Reading Balance Boards Set
Reading balance boards are a great choice for teachers who want to incorporate movement and learning on a small budget. Use the balance boards in your "reading" corner or let partners stand on the balance boards while reviewing flashcards!
Sold in sets of 5
Dimensions: 15.75” diameter & 3.75” H
Rainbow River Stones (set of 3)
Get ready to have a fun filled time with these soft play stones! These soft, tactile stones enhance vestibular balance, promotes movement, coordination, and activates muscle development. Have your student walk on these colorful rainbow river stones while learning to balance! Using movable balance objects allows for different patterns and distance between objects. This creates problem-solving and motor planning opportunity.
Sold in sets of 3 - red, yellow and green
Periodic Table of Elements Mat
Teach Chemistry Kinesthetically! Periodic Table of Elements Mat allows learners to memorize the periodic table and grasp new information much more efficiently by using visual/kinesthetic/and auditory reinforcement combined.The periodic table mat allows the learner to explore the basics of chemistry through movement, in a new and different way of identifying the elements.
-Learn how the Periodic Table organizes Elements, Chemical Names, Chemical Symbols, Atomic Numbers, Electrons, Families of Elements, Properties of Matter, Comparing Reactivity and Stability, History of the Periodic Table, and more
898 Jumbo Periodic Table of Elements Mat
60x96in G-Floor Mat - Can be used indoor, outdoor.
Portable/but heavy duty enough to withstand frequent use. Great for labs and/or classroom
-Options are unlimited, and can be used across a large range of age groups to combine current curriculum with active learning. This mat is ideal for elementary up to high school age groups.
Can be used in the classroom or in an action based learning lab. Great for sharing in common spaces throughout the school. Periodic Table mat is used to anchor learning, great for review before a test, or to introduce and build on new concepts!
-Kinesthetic learning for individual students and group work makes any subject more fun for students, and brings out the creative side of science! The design and function of the mat is to provide the student a better advantage to absorbing new information.
Padded Scooter Board
Spinning or "scooting" on our scooter board helps children develop receptive and expressive language. This is where they learn to receive, interpret, and express language.
Padded scooters come with a lifetime warranty.
Heavy duty bearing wheels.
The Cross Lateralization Station focuses on Crossing the Midline and allows for a variety of progressions students can do as they strengthen this critical foundation to learning!
Package includes a set of 4 over/underbars, and commercial padded Roll and Crawl Mat. Progressions begin with the mat only. Students navigate through the activities provided in the Action Based Learning Lab Manual.
2 Bars are 50in x12in (9lbs/ea) & 2 Bars 50" x 16"(10lbs/ea)
Numeracy Noggin Wall Station
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