Elementary school mixes physical activity with academics

02/17/2014 | Cleveland Daily Banner (Tenn.)

Instead of learning math, reading and other subjects at their desks, students at an elementary school in Tennessee go to the gym on Fridays to learn while playing games. A team of teachers at the school plan lessons each week that correspond with what students are learning in class. During a recent "Fab Friday," students practiced creating compound words and solving math problems during a series of relay races.

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Cleveland Daily Banner (Tenn.)

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