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Excel, Word, and Basketball
Wow, this activity packs a punch. Pupils interview basketball players, write about a game, and use Excel to organize statistics related to the players and the points scored. Afterward, they create posters, presentations, and much more.
5th Language Arts 28 Views 54 Downloads
Basketball - Collaborative Unit Plan
This basketball unit for middle schoolers was created by a collaboration of many teachers. This 3 week unit has plenty of skill drills and activities. There are great teaching technique cues. There is even a basketball unit test included. This is a unit worth checking out!
6th - 8th Physical Education 15 Views 66 Downloads
Basketball Shooting Lesson Plan
Three basketball activities can be found in this resource. One is a basic shooting drill. Use the cues BEEF: balance, elbows, eyes, follow-through. The second drill is for practicing lay-ups. Use the cue: elbow and knee on a string. The last activity is to play a game of bump.
4th - 8th Physical Education 23 Views 41 Downloads
Basketball Plan - Shooting
A basketball shooting lesson that is nicely laid out. There is scaffolding in the organization and order of the skill drills. One of the highlights is that it covers part of the preshot routine which is very important for consistency in shooting baskets.
6th - 10th Physical Education 5 Views 22 Downloads
Everything you wanted to know about basketball, and more! A very well-organized presentation to introduce the basic terminology and skills of basketball. Everything from the court, scoring, and fouls, to the five cues used for shooting a basket.
6th - 11th Physical Education 3 Views 28 Downloads
Basketball Bounces, Assessment Variation 2
This un-scaffold summative assessment tasks learners to use the height of a bouncing basketball, given the data in graph and table form, to choose the model that is represented. Learners then use the model to answer questions about the physical context of the scenario which assesses aspects of learners’ modeling skills within the context of standards.
9th - 12th Math 8 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Designed
"It's More Than a School": Proposing Programs to Meet Student Needs
This detailed lesson plan from New York Times' The Learning Network centers around Carroll Academy and its girl's basketball team. Learners compare their school to Carroll Academy, read anywhere from 1 to 5 engaging articles about the team, and come up with a proposal for a school program that would meet an unmet need at their own school.
10th - 12th Physical Education 10 Views 33 Downloads
When this activity is completed, your players will know the basics of basketball. Items covered: court diagram, team/scoring, violations, fouls, terms used in basketball, the cues for the skills of shooting, dribbling, and defensive slides.
6th - 10th Physical Education 5 Views 29 Downloads
Basketball - Hoops - Team Sports 2
Hoopsters! Looking for something to use to teach your hoopsters a bit about the game of basketball? Use this very comprehensive PowerPoint to teach everything from the history of the sport, to skill techniques, to game plays. Included are pictures, descriptions, and explanations.
7th - 10th Physical Education 13 Views 35 Downloads
Basketball Proper Shooting Lesson Plan
Teaching the proper basketball shooting technique is the focus of this lesson. BEEF: Balance, Eyes, Elbows, Follow through. Some really good teaching cues for learning how to shoot properly. There are three drills included for practicing shooting skills, and these are scaffolded.
6th - 10th Physical Education 6 Views 12 Downloads
Basketball golf is a great way to have your class practice their skills and have fun. This game will get them to focus on their skills because it's all about getting the lowest score. When you look at this lesson, it's really just a skeleton of a lesson.
3rd - 6th Physical Education 3 Views 2 Downloads
Basketball Bounces, Assessment Variation 1
This highly scaffolded, summative assessment tasks learners to choose the model that represents the height of a bouncing basketball given the data in graph and table form. Learners then use the model to answer questions about the physical context of the scenario which assesses aspects of learners’ modeling skills within the context of standards.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 3 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Your young basketball players will build a table and develop a general formula for a decaying exponential scenario involving the rebound distance of a bouncing ball. Using a CBR and graphing calculator can make this even more hands-on for learners.
9th - 12th Math 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
A fast and fun way to practice shooting basketball. Small cooperative groups help each other tally up the most baskets made in a certain period of time. There are a couple ideas included to increase or decrease the difficulty of the activity.
6th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 8 Downloads
Bounce With Me
How many practice lay-ups do you think Michael Jordan has done in his lifetime? Too many to count, but he had to start somewhere! Practice is the key to getting better in any activity. Look through this basketball lesson as there are many drills and activities to practice, practice, practice.
9th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 15 Downloads
A fun way to practice basketball dribbling skills with young learners. This game is played like musical chairs. Spread out hula hoops, polyspots, or cones all around the gym. Then give each player a ball to practice dribbling. When the music plays, they practice their dribbling.
3rd - 6th Physical Education 6 Views 8 Downloads