Classroom Activity & Recess
Classroom activity solutions brought to you by the world's most researched & field-tested physical education program! Extensive evidence supports the association between school-based physical activity (PA) and academic performance. SPARKabc’s (Activity Break Choices) is an exciting new program that helps classroom teachers use physical activity to improve academic achievement and foster healthy behaviors. See video and details below for more information.
SPARKabc’s is a complete solution for providing enjoyable and engaging physical activity opportunities in the classroom. Content includes Classroom ASAP’s (Active Soon As Possible) as well as physical activities that support learning standards in Literacy/Language Arts, STEM, Social Studies, Nutrition Education, and the Common Core State Standards Initiative. Click Here to view sample lesson plans.
SPARKabc’s "Recess" element provides planning, implementation, evaluation resources, and equipment for recess staff looking to improve activity opportunities for all students.
SPARKabc's includes four building blocks that lay the foundation for a successful physical activity program. Click below to learn more or purchase.
SPARK is proud to offer a wide selection of on-site and online teacher training programs and topics to meet the professional development needs of your school, district, or agency. Online teacher training is provided via SPARKecademy.org where you can access free recorded webinars and tutorials and purchase SPARK program online training modules.
SPARK has the BEST presenters ready to lead the most effective and enjoyable professional growth day ever! Presenters include past SHAPE America Teachers of the Year, SPARK trainers and program authors, and product experts. Click Here to learn more and to view our full menu of training options.