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Increasing Physical Activity in Your Daily Lives

Increasing Physical Activity in Your Daily Lives

Author: Cara Burcell

Students will identify ways to increase physical activity in their daily activities.

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8th Grade. SS 4.3 Identify ways of increasing physical activity in routine daily activities.

Physical Activity


Importance of Physical Activity

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“Evidence has suggested that short bouts of physical activity (i.e., 20 minutes of walking on a treadmill) lead to positive changes in brain function, cognition/attention, and academic performance on achievement tests of math and reading..." (PHIT America).

Physical Activity and Teens



Please open the slides and create the poll (that is your quiz). It will shut off tomorrow at 5pm. You have until then to complete. This will be graded for a maximum of 16 points.