Brain Breaks

Brain Breaks

Learn some energizing brain breaks!

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Share some brain breaks with your students.

Learning objective

Brain breaks are engaging, short activities that ask students to completely focus on a given task and thereby give their brain a chance to reset and refresh from other tasks that they were doing before.


The lesson begins with a number-generator that sends you off to one of six brain breaks.


Brain breaks include: Ear, nose, switch, Living memory, Hand wave, Opposite circles with your arms, Confusing numbers and letters, and Broken phone

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