Animal Tag Relay

Demonstrate proper form and smooth combinations of fundamental locomotor and body control skills safely in dynamic situations while demonstrating proper breathing technique.



• To demonstrate proper form of locomotor skills after interpreting the visual clue of an animal displayed on an index card.


Suggested Grades:

1st Grade - 2nd Grade - 3rd Grade

Lesson Procedure:

Materials: Gym floor, index cards with a visual/picture [hand drawn or cut out of a magazine] of an animal.

Timeline: One hour


Lesson Excerpt:

Instructional Procedures: Teacher assigns students the numbers 1-2-3-4-1-2-3-4-1
until each student is either a 1, 2, 3, or 4. A group of students 1-5
are assigned a corner of the gym. Students with the #1 are in
Group #1, students with the #2 are Group #2, etc. Four teams
of five students in each team will compete against each other.
Students are divided into four groups and stationed in the
four corners of the gym. The teacher gives...



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