With plenty of team cheering, students run fast repeatedly, building strength and endurance
Tags: elementary school
|Objectives||Continuous Relay helps students improve their speed, endurance, and pacing skills as they work to get their baton around a relay course the fastest.|
National Standards for Physical Education (NASPE)
New York State Education Department (NYSED)
|Time Required||20 minutes|
|Materials||Loop course, one baton per team, cones or markers to designate handoff locations|
What to watch for:
Direction cues to share with students:
Note: Only give a student one direction at a time.
When you've completed Continuous Relay, 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.