Lesson Plan

Colonial Games

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Subject:
Physical Education, Social Studies
Group Size:
Up to 24
Setting:
outdoors
National/State Standards:
North Carolina Social Studies Essential Standards: 2.H.1.3' 4/J/1/3;5.H.1.2
North Carolina Physical Education Essential Standards: PE.2.MS.1.1; PE.2.PR.4.1; PE.2.PR.4.3;PE.4.MS.1.1; PE4.PR.4.2; PE.5.MS.1.1; PE.5.MS.1.3; PE.4.PR.4.2

Overview

Students can enjoy the following activities to learn about the past and get active!

Materials

Jump the Creek - Teachers will need to bring with them 2 jump ropes, broom sticks, lengths of yarn, or anything else to make the "shores" of the creek.

Fruit Basket Turnover - none



Procedure

Students will learn games that 18th century children would have played. Students can enjoy the "Jump the Creek" and "Fruit Basket Turnover" games and get active.

 

Teachers may do an internet search for the games or pick up the directions at the visitor center.