Don’t have recess for middle school students because they need to worry about their school work. If you let them have recess that is what they will be waiting for just like how we wait for the end of the day so that we could go home or when we wait for lunch. Yes it is good exercise but students need to stay focused on their work.
Instead of having recess you could have a five minute brain break. A brain break will wiggle your sleepiness away. It does the samething that recess does except in a shorter amount of time. Brain breaks get your blood racing so that you