Drill: Worker Ants
Equipment needed: 4-6 balls for each group
Instructors needed: Multiple to Monitor
Description: Students will work on their SHARING skills by sharing the work of carrying the balls down the mat.
Step 1
Have the students and their guardians’ pair up with another student and guardian.
Step 2 – Setting Up the Drill:
Put the balls on the opposite side of the mat from the students.
Step 3 – Explain the Rules:
  • The students will run down the mat to the balls together.
  • With each other’s help they will carry the balls back to their guardians.
  • The students will continue running back and forth together until they have brought ll their balls to the guardians.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Encourage your student to be share with their friends
  • Cheer the students on as they run as fast as they can.
  • Celebrate with a big hug for your student after they have finished sharing the work with their partner.
Step 5
  • Continue as many times as you can until time is called (approximately 2-minutes).
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