let's 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


  • 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


  • C is for Camera by @kevinv033, Flickr

    Useful tools!

  • Pearltrees.com/p/cj8xf

  • Bit.ly/eltlinks Pearltrees.com/p/cj8xf



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