One of our most popular products - this simple movement has captivated thousands of children around the world! The moonwalker strengthens balance and coordination, two critical foundations necessary for development. When used in a cardiovascular circuit, the moonwalker maintains a child's heart rate to reach optimal levels for healthy & age appropriate conditioning. User powered movement allows students of all levels to use this station.
FOR USE IN ABL LAB:
Prior to incorporating learning, the child must demonstrate mastery of the moonwalker movement. Once the student masters the movement, Progressions can be added to layer academics using the flip chart attachment. Flip charts allow the ABL lab facilitator to insert any review sheet desired during the lab session. Attachments allow educators to use the lab as an extension of what they are already working on in the classroom! These stations are designed based on the brain research that supports movement and learning, and highly recommended to review content and to anchor learning.
MOON WALKER SPECIFICATIONS:
User Weight Limit: 250 lbs
Non-skid rubber feet grips
upholsetered comfort padding
Kid Friendly commercial padded hand grips
Wheels for portability
Optional Flip Chart Attachment Add On
AVAILABLE IN 3 SIZES
SS190 Super Small Moonwalker: K-2nd Gr [28 x 30 x 52 in] [Product Weight: 115 lbs]
690 Elementary Moonwalker: 3rd-5th Gr [ 36 x 42 x 60] [Product Weight 160 lbs]
695 Junior Moonwalker: Middle School [36 x 42 x 62] [Product Weight 165 lbs]
This book is the sequel to the popular Energizing Brain Breaks. Each of the 50 new activities will get your body moving and help you re-engage in your task. These brain breaks can be used re-energize yourself, your students, your colleagues, or your audience.
By: Scott Miller
Rock N Roll Songs That Teach
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Did you know you can beat stress, lift your mood, fight memory loss, sharpen your intellect, and function better than ever simply by elevating your heart rate and breaking a sweat? The evidence is incontrovertible: aerobic exercise physically remodels our brains for peak performance.
In SPARK, John Ratey, MD embarks upon a fascinating journey through the mind-body connection, illustrating that exercise is truly our best defense against everything from depression to ADD to addiction to menopause to Alzheimer's. Filled with amazing case studies (such as the revolutionary fitness program in Naperville, Illinois, that has put the local school district of 19,000 kids first in the world of science test scores), SPARK is the first book to explore comprehensively the connection between exercise and the brain. It will change forever the way you think about your morning run.
Soul Man Rubber Bands
Jean Blaydes Moize uses these giant rubber bands in her "Soul Man" activity to increase upper body strength.
***minimum purchase of 2 bags*** Price Per Unit $9 x (qty 2 bags) = $18
The Kinesthetic Classroom
Drawing on cutting-edge research, this inspiring book shows how to integrate movement with classroom instruction, providing hundreds of activities that improve attention spans and student learning.
By: Mike Kuczala & Traci Lengel
The Kinesthetic Classroom 2.0 Book
Kinesthetic education is your answer to brain-friendly fun! Discover hundreds of practical, clearly explained movements and activities that rev up your teaching and spark optimal learning. This extensively researched 4-part framework of activities promotes an energized learning environment where mental and emotional growth is met with physical, social, and cognitive engagement. With little or no equipment and minimal planning time, this updated guide will help you:
Find tips and information to initiate, manage, and organize a kinesthetic classroom
Build a cohesive and safe learning environment that adapts to grade, fitness, and ability levels
Enhance neural connections with 90-second activities
Implement activities for use in teaching core academic content along with music, art, and health
Meet with your ABL Expert for a tour of a school near you! Checkout an Action Based Learning Lab or Kinesthetic Classroom in Action! Allows educators the opportunity to talk with principals, teachers (and students!) to learn more about ABL.