Brain breaks that include movement allow learners to refresh their thinking and focus on learning new information. Movement breaks provide the opportunity for learners to be physically active and release their excess energy, supporting their Sensory Integration needs and Physical Well-being.
Watch how this elementary teacher incorporates movement-based activities that can be used as a break in a math classroom. Students move and chant number patterns and, in doing so, feel refreshed and ready to learn their math lesson.
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GoNoodle provides energetic brain break videos that can be used in the classroom. By engaging learners in quick, fun movement breaks, GoNoodle activates learners' bodies and brains so they are ready to concentrate and learn.