This activity has been revised and was originally created by Charlotte Cushman and published in the Perkins Activity and Resource Guide (1st edition, 1992). The second edition is available for purchase.
Staying healthy is a lifelong goal. To that end, it’s important to encourage students to incorporate exercise into their daily routine. This activity works on health and fitness while helping students to develop leisure skills. As an added benefit, they will practice working cooperatively with a partner. Lessons include Adapted Physical Education, Recreation and Leisure, and Social Skills.