Walking Classroom Allows Students to Learn While Exercising
KSTP ABC Eyewitness News
[Minneapolis] A Minneapolis school is one of four in the entire state using new technology that combines learning with exercise. Fourth-graders at Carondelet Catholic School are piloting the walking classroom.
It’s a 20-minute, kid-friendly podcast loaded with social studies, language arts, and science lessons.
“We’re tying it into what we would normally do during the day,” fourth-grade teacher Kristen Rafferty said.
Students listen, while moving, which generally means a short walk outside.