Lets Learn with a Ball! Activities, Web Tools & Apps (All Ages)

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  • Boy playing with ball X06484 by Ulf Bodin, Flickr Lets Learn with a Ball! ShellyTerrell.com Bit.ly/ELTLINKs Icebreakers, Activities, & Resources
  • Play is our brain's favorite way of learning.- Diane Ackerman
  • Benefits? Easy set-up Light Cheap Promotes active learning & TPR For all ages Image, Bounce Out by Amanda Tipton, Flickr
  • Part of your teacher survival kit Altered image, inside my everyday pack by drive by shooter, Flickr
  • Young Learners
  • Ball Introductions Classroom circle time with Maria Knee by Wesley Fryer, Flickr Children sit in a circle Child says name then rolls the ball to a peer The child says the students name & asks a question
  • Toddler Ball Intro Toddler says name & hits the ball with each syllable
  • Invent a Sport Divide into groups Each group invents a sport, create the rules, etc. Teach it to the class
  • Play Ball! Host a field day Play Olympic sports Play sports from around the world
  • Teens & Adults
  • Ball Icebreaker in Pairs
  • Ball Review Toss Image, Q: Can I kick it? A: Yes, you can, by Todd, Flickr Teacher names category & toss till someone gets wrong, repeats, or takes longer than 3 seconds to answer
  • Whats the Ball Say? Put masking tape Write directions or review questions Image, Q: Can I kick it? A: Yes, you can, by Todd, Flickr
  • Ball Icebreaker Questions
  • Ball Q&A Student catches the ball & answers a question Student asks a question & throws to a peer to answer
  • Online Ball Games
  • Marks-english-school.com/games.html
  • Sciencemuseum.org.uk/launchpad/launchball
  • Bartbonte.com/factoryballs2
  • Novelgames.com/en/spgames/numberballs
  • Ball Apps Altered image, Sphero by Rob Pegoraro, Flickr
  • AR Soccer
  • Magic 8Ball Image, 8-ball by Alexander Kozlov, Flickr
  • Baseball & Math HD IOS App https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/baseball-and-math-hd-free/id441095112?mt=8
  • C is for Camera by @kevinv033, Flickr Useful tools!
  • Pearltrees.com/p/cj8xf
  • Bit.ly/eltlinks Pearltrees.com/p/cj8xf ShellyTerrell.com