Softball Teacher Resources
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This presentation is set up to teach the rules of softball play in a PE class. It is very thorough and goes over all facets of playing the game for fun, while following the rules of the game. Using this presentation for class engagement is a great idea.
7th - 12th Physical Education 4 Views 14 Downloads
Softball - Team Sports 2
This softball presentation is incredibly complete in introducing all the basic components of the game. It has great definitions and pictures to go along with the terms used in the sport. The presentation starts off with a little bit of history about how the game got started and moves right in to explaining the vocabulary of softball: pitching, positions, batting, and fielding to name a few.
6th - 12th Physical Education 8 Views 19 Downloads
Adapted Physical Education Lesson Plan Ideas: Softball Skills
Interested in Special Olympics? Looking for an adapted PE lesson for throwing and batting? Here's a lesson based on the rules from Special Olympics for throwing and batting a softball. The rules are included in the lesson plan and they help to define the set-up of the skill drills.
3rd - 6th Physical Education 50 Views 49 Downloads
Lesson Plan - Bunting in Softball
Here you will find some great descriptions of how to perform the mechanics of the four different bunts used in softball. Not only does it have all the proper mechanics, but it also has an explanation for the reasoning behind the use of each one of the bunts and the best time to use that bunt.
7th - 12th Physical Education 3 Views 2 Downloads
What Size Is It Anyway?
A fabulous plan on teaching basic concepts of measurement to young learners. Pupils use nonstandard units to measure length, practice using a ruler and a yardstick, compare the length of two objects, and perform estimations of length. The activities are all clearly described.
K - 1st Math 35 Views 92 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
2 Ball Bop
Use this creative activity to get your young athletes moving! Many baseball and softball coaches use this type of skill drill at practice. It improves hand-eye coordination and timing. If you are planning to use it in your PE class, use plastic bats and wiffle balls for safety reasons.
7th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 10 Downloads
Sixth graders catch and throw balls at all levels high, medium, and low while counting their points up from the balls that they catch. They are asked the skills that they have already explored in softball from the previous class. Students are told that they are going to be playing a game called "Five Dollars.
6th Physical Education 4 Views 8 Downloads
Twidditch is based on the Harry Potter made up game of Quidditch. Quidditch is played on flying broomsticks and since that seems to be an impossibility for a regular PE class, Twidditch is played on rolling scooter boards. The game, the rules, and fouls are explained.
1st - 9th Physical Education 12 Views 10 Downloads
The object is for the team who is lined up in a single filed line to throw the frizbee out into the outfield and run around as many bases as possible before the outfield throws the frizbee to their catcher and then the catcher has to throw the frizbee int
2nd - 5th Health 3 Views 3 Downloads
Teach your young players the basic fundamentals of throwing overhand. Fundamental skills like these can be applied to throwing a baseball, softball, or football Show them proper foot position, weight distribution, and arm position. Discuss throwing for accuracy, as well as throwing for distance.
2nd - 6th Physical Education 14 Views 24 Downloads
Striking - Toss and Hit
Help your young athletes practice hitting a ball with these fun activities. Bring in all kinds of soft bats and soft balls. Experiment with hitting balls using different size bats. Work on hand-eye coordination. Teach them the optimum zone and time in which to hit the ball.
6th - 8th Physical Education 3 Views 9 Downloads
High schoolers practice using the tool of remote telescopes in order to make observations in space. The lesson includes the best times of year to make observations. They use the internet to obtain information and to initiate the use of the telescope.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 23 Downloads
Sentence Completion 10
Can your English language learners pick up on the subtle hints imbedded in each sentence? There are eight sentences provided, and your learner must read each and identify the best possible answer from five multiple-choice options provided. Vocabulary words include gracious, mediocre, reluctant, and oppression.
6th - 8th English Language Development 4 Views 51 Downloads
2 Ball Bop
Middle schoolers observe and demonstrate striking, tossing, and fielding techniques to improve their baseball and softball skills. In small groups they participate in an activity in which a tosser throws two balls to a batter, while the batter needs to quickly determine which ball to strike.
6th - 8th Physical Education 3 Views 7 Downloads
What are Homographs?
Take a minute to introduce your class to homographs. Because the differences in the meanings of these words is not minute, and because no word bank is provided, some learners might struggle. However, the provided answer key means you can bank on their success.
6th - 8th Language Arts 13 Views 20 Downloads