Rhythm Baseball. You can create variations: call and response rhythms, body percussion rhythms, standard notation rhythm pattern cards, or even take it outside and incorporate physical education and music together.
Many believe that Christopher Columbus was the first to sail the open ocean and reach the Americas. What it not known are the numerous others who had already sailed the journey West, and those who sailed East. The Chinese once had a great fleet that was much larger than those of Europe, not just in the amount of ships, but the size as well. But with Columbus the world started its age of exploration more extensively.
Students will add a set of money values then follow a set of 5 different instructions to put them into the correct order. Correctly placed cards will then answer the question: What is Labor Day? Veterans Day? Columbus Day? And more!