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Students on the Move

wobbly disks 2Do you have students that wiggle and fidget? Do you wish your kids could sit still?

The students at Webster Groves Computer School are participating in a new program called Students on the Move. Wiggling, fidgeting, and even Yoga are built into different learning activities! You won’t find straight, quiet lines in the hallway. Kids are encouraged to jump, skip, and hop their way down the hall. Teachers report encouraging movement actually helps the children settle down when it is time to get focused.

Watch this clip to find out more!

What might be some ways you could incorporate movement into your learning environment?

Carmen Marty is an instructional specialist with the eMINTS National Center.