Fun movements to help young athletes prepare their bodies for running
Students keep their toes from being "tagged" by other kids—while becoming more nimble and quick
|Objective and overview:||Toe Tag motivates your students to keep their feet moving quickly to avoid being "toe tagged" by another person. This game is great for developing agility and coordination.|
National Standards for Physical Education (NASPE)
New York State Education Department (NYSED)
|Time Required:||15 minutes|
|Materials:||Cones or other boundary markers|
A game that is great exercise and develops athletic skills.
What to watch for:
Direction cues to share with students:
Note: Only give a student one direction at a time.
When you’ve completed Toe Tag, talk to your students about their experience with the activity. Here are some sample questions to get you started:
Classrooms are filled with learners who demonstrate a variety of needs and abilities, including ESL students, those with disabilities, and gifted/talented students. Consider these adaptations as you work to modify the lesson for student success.