How Sports Can Be Used In The Classroom

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It's no surprise that things like batting averages and angles on a billiard table can help kids learn math. Sports are games of numbers and they provide a great vehicle for teaching basic skills. In addition, kids can learn about Jackie Robinson to get a taste of history or study how humidity impacts ball speed to better understand scientific principles. Annie from a Girls Guide to the Galaxy takes a look at the many opportunities for using sports in the classroom. ~jane


Other Life Lessons From Sports

When you hear about lessons you learn from  playing sports, you generally hear about things like sportsmanship, respect, hard work and how to spell (there’s no “I” in “team”). And while I learned all of those things from watching and playing sports I did learn a lot of other important principles. . . Read more about how sports can be used in the classroom

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