ABC and 123: A Learning Collaborative: Bringing Physical Activities Indoor for Winter

Thursday, February 24, 2011

Bringing Physical Activities Indoor for Winter

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Sun Hats and Wellie Boots set up an indoor bear hunt to act out the popular story and get little bodies moving.

Hands On: As We Grow has some clever ABC mat activities to keep little ones moving.

From the Hive suggests that you save some wax paper for indoor ice skating.

Make your own indoor slide with some inspiration from this photo on Tinker Lab.

Put together an indoor bowling game using the suggestion on Life of a Modern Mom.

A few other simple ideas:
~Hide & Seek
~Haul in a hula hoop, jump rope, or mini trampoline


  1. Budget cuts can hurt both the educator and student. The loss of Physical Activity through PE is a cut we've experienced in my county. Two fabulous resources that have been made available to our teachers are...

    1st: Health Teacher

    2nd: Adventure to Fitness

    Cheryl from Mrs Saouds Class

  2. Love the indoor ice-skating!

    Just wanted to let you know we passed on a blog award to you:

    Hope you have a great day!

  3. Love the indoor activities! Great blog too!

  4. I just saw the Bear Hunt, and loved it too! We'll be doing some indoor ice skating after nap time -- how simple and fun! Thanks for including a link to our blog :) What a nice honor!

  5. Ooooh, indoor ice skating! We are breaking out the wax paper today:)