8th-Mistake or Choice

Activity – 8th – Paco Mistake or Choice? Project TEAM teaches students that they are responsible for their own behaviors and choices. Sometimes students will say “they didn’t mean to” or “they made a mistake” when in reality they made a choice.  Begin by...

8th-Don’t Drop the Ball

Activity – 8th – Paco Don’t Drop the Ball! As another way to help students understand how to learn from their mistakes and make Positive Changes, you can have them play the following game: As a team, students have to try to get a ball from one end of...

8th-Commitment on D.E.C.K.

Activity – 8th – Paco Commitment on D.E.C.K. As another way to help students understand what it means to commit to a goal they could complete the following activity. Goal – the object of a person’s ambition or effort; an aim or desired result....

8th-Change the World

Activity – 8th – Paco Change the World “Change the World” is an inspirational song by Colby and Awu. It is a song about our responsibility to make Positive Changes. Use the “Change the Wolrd” lyrics provided (or YouTube is a resource to have music and...

8th-Student Journal

Journal – 8th – Paco Student Journal Procedure Review Positive Change from Mini-Lessons 1 and 2. Ask students what they have learned about commitment. Pathway Pause: Health Services- Say to the students, “The job of a Fitness Instructor is to advise...