Age Range: 8-14
Format: Pdf download
Authors: B Keogh, S Naylor, E Hankey & J Williams
Why not try ‘Concept Cartoons Talking sport and fitness’ from Millgate House Education and the Association for Science Education?
Concept Cartoons are quick, simple and effective. They are designed to intrigue, provoke discussion and stimulate thinking. Concept Cartoons make concepts problematic and provide an engaging stimulus for learning. Every Concept Cartoon is guaranteed to provoke ferocious discussion and leave children wanting to find out more!
This set contains over 40 Concept Cartoons covering all aspects of sport and fitness including nutrition and healthy eating, competitive sport, the history of sport and how to train effectively for different sports. There are also cross-curricular links such as the maths behind optimum throwing angles for discus and javelin.
Background text, written in pupil-friendly language, is provided. This suggests possible follow up activities and explains the science behind the different alternatives.
Concept Cartoons Talking Sport and Fitness can be used together to form the basis of a fantastic cross-curricular project around the Olympics, or another large sporting event.