Dodgeball Teacher Resources
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If you have never played dodgeball with your class before, this is a great place to start! Warm your players up with a fun motivation activity, explain the rules using a detailed set of guidelines, and then test your skills in a mini-tournament.
3rd - 10th Physical Education
Dodgeball has been beloved by schoolchildren for many years, but who would have thought there could be so many variations for this exciting and physically active game? Mix it up in your PE class and keep the adventure going with over 30 different ways to play this classic sport!
4 mins 3rd - 10th Physical Education
How to Play Dodgeball: An Instructional Video
A great game of dodgeball is not only exciting for young athletes, but also helps them learn strategy, develop athletic skill, and build teamwork. Review some of the basic rules of the game, such as the objective to eliminate other players, how to activate dodgeballs, boundary lines, and how to avoid elimination.
4 mins 7th - 10th Physical Education
The Stependous Dodgeball Fiasco
Students listen to a teacher read aloud of the book, "The Stupendous Dodgeball Fiasco." They relate events in the book to events that happen in their lives. They work in small groups to write short stories about the book and drawing illustrations to go along with it.
4th - 5th English Language Arts
British Warm-Up Tag
British warm-up tag is a team dodgeball game. One ball, two teams. Run away from the person who has the ball in his hand to avoid being hit by the ball and eliminated from the game. If you have the ball in your hands, you may not move your feet, but you can toss the ball to a teammate who might have a better chance of throwing it at an opponent.
3rd - 12th Physical Education
This is a big dodgeball game. The cats line up on the sidelines of the basketball court. The mice line up on one endline of the basketball court. The mice want to get the cheese from one end of the court to the other and then back. Of course, they do not want to get hit by balls being thrown by the cats!
3rd - 9th Physical Education
Field Dodge Ball
Set up two teams, one in the field throwing the ball, and the other who will be running through the field to try to score a run. The running team forms two lines behind an endline and the first player in line must run across the field and back without getting hit by the ball to score a run.
4th - 9th Physical Education
Check out this game to play in the classroom with a PE class on a rainy day, or just for fun with some extra class time! Participants must be cunning, sneaky, and observant as their classmates move around the room. There's even an opportunity for a brief dramatic presentation that will keep your class excited to see what happens next.
3rd - 8th Physical Education