by Dale Sidebottom
This app is designed for both iPhone and iPad.
Updated: 02 June 2013
Size: 7.3 MB
Compatibility: Requires iOS 6.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. This app is optimized for iPhone 5.
BrainBreak will increased posture control, general motivation and class teamwork in the classroom. BrainBreak is made up of nine different categories which each energise and exercise the student’s bodies and brains in a different way. For best results with most of the BrainBreaks, music is a great way to motivate students and increase enjoyment and activities when using this application.
Positive Actions – Are different areas of the student’s life that you can work through together. They help empower students to make positive choices and achieve goals in and out of school.
Powerful Proverbs – Quotes from powerful and positive people who have been successful making the right choices and having a go. Read one proverb a day and talk about how the students can benefit from this.
Stretches – Stretches that the students can do to relieve stress and relax before, after or during work.
Posture – Movements which will improve the student’s body control and ability to keep on task and be productive throughout the day.
Controlled Movements – Movements that the class can do together. They work on teamwork, coordination and concentration, which is perfect for increasing focus and energy levels.
Breathing – Designed for relaxing students before or after a test, or if they have just come in from outside and are in need of focusing before starting work.
Movements – Movements that include a range of activities to improve your focus and concentration in the class.
Balance & Coordination – Exercisers, which will improve balance, coordination and overall focus in the classroom.
Brain Teasers – A list of riddles and brain teasers for the students to work together and think of the solution.
Meditations – Meditations to relieve pressure and tension so students can perform at their peak.
MegaBreak– A mixture of all activities in this application. See how many you can complete as a class in a 3-minute break.