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Football: Catching and Throwing - Day 2
Throwing and catching a football is not really as easy as the professionals make it look. This lesson has some really good teaching cues and the descriptions help with visualizing what catching a football should look like. There are a couple of practice drills in this lesson and with your creativity you could expand on it even more.
6th - 10th Physical Education
Here is a nice introductory lesson on football. The field, positions, game play, offense, defense, skills, and more. All the basics are in this PowerPoint presentation. Use it to go through all the basics that you want the class to learn at the beginning of your football unit.
7th - 10th Physical Education
Weighing In on the Baltimore Ravens
Are you ready for some football? Which would you expect to weigh more, an offensive player or a defensive player? Have your class use their understanding of median, mode, quartiles, and outliers to analyze their predictions and determine what, if any, comparisons can be made from the weights of the 2011-2012 Baltimore Ravens team.
8th - 12th Math CCSS: Designed
Ahead of the Game
According to the movie Wildcats, "It's the sport of kings, better than diamond rings, football!" It is also, however, the sport of severe concussions and ongoing blows to the head. In order to keep our Seahawks soaring and Broncos bucking, we have to make sure the grapplers of the gridiron are protected.
5th - 8th Health CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus 8.2: Imperatives and Going To
Study the future progressive tense and other ways to express what will (or won't) happen. After completing affirmative and negative sentences in the imperative form, kids work on different exercises with going to and will or won't.
4th - 8th English Language Arts CCSS: Adaptable
Students explore the concept of estimation. In this estimation instructional activity, students estimate expenses related to the Super Bowl. Students estimate the price of tickets, commercials, player salaries, food costs, and the how many people can sit in a particular stadium.
4th - 7th Math