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Excel, Word, and Basketball
Wow, this lesson 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 22 Views 53 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 7 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Designed
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
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 13 Views 65 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 20 Views 38 Downloads
Basketball Plan - Shooting
A basketball shooting lesson plan 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
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
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
Modeling a Basketball Throw
Play ball! High schoolers explore the concept of quadratic equations through modeling how shooting a basketball can be expressed as a quadratic function. They impose a coordinate grid on the path of a shooting basketball and determine points to model the data.
9th - 12th Math 12 Views 259 Downloads
For this basketball spelling worksheet, learners study, discuss and analyze a list of spelling words, fill in missing letters in words, complete sentences with basketball terms, unscramble ten terms, complete a word search puzzle and take a spelling test for mastery.
4th - 7th Physical Education 21 Views 85 Downloads
Passing For Success
Pass the peas, please! No, that would be, pass that basketball, please. Learn and practice making chest passes and bounce passes. These are two key skills in playing basketball. Learning good technique is important in executing good passes to teammates.
7th - 12th Physical Education 4 Views 13 Downloads
"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
Hold a free-throw shooting challenge in your engineering class! Each team must design a contraption that will fire off a "robot arm" or, more specifically, a catapult, to send a Ping-Pong ball into a basket. Use this as an opportunity to teach mature learners about precision and accuracy, and for the rest, about teamwork and engineering design.
3rd - 12th Math 39 Views 38 Downloads CCSS: Designed
When this worksheet 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
Phonics: Short Vowels: Allie's Basketball Dream
Have your class read these words with short vowel sounds to complete the sentences on this worksheet. Learners match the words that have the same vowel sound as the underlined word in a sentence from the story Allie's Basketball Dream. They complete 10 problems.
2nd - 3rd Language Arts 15 Views 141 Downloads
Basketball Proper Shooting Lesson Plan
Teaching the proper basketball shooting technique is the focus of this lesson plan. 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