Sports Teacher Resources
From baseball and soccer to ping pong and bolwing, explore the wide world of sports with these educational resources.
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Hey There, Sports Fans!
Students discuss the impact that fans have on a sports team. After reading an article, they identify how Chicago Cubs fans are responding to their loss in the playoffs. With a partner, they develop surveys in which they give to family and friends about their habits at sporting events.
6th - 12th Language Arts 20 Views 45 Downloads
Students research statistics about sports participation in references such as the Statistical Abstract of the United States. They make and analyze a list of the 10 sports that the highest number of Americans participated in on an amateur or school/college basis last year.
6th - 8th Health 7 Views 8 Downloads
High Performance: Sports
Students take a closer look at performance sports. In this personal health lesson, students discuss how participating in team sports affects them and then create their own team sport games using only the materials provided. Once students have tried the game out, they respond to discussion questions.
6th - 8th Health 6 Views 15 Downloads
Sports Merit Badge Workbook
For this Sports Boy Scout merit badge worksheet, students complete 7 pages of short answer questions. They answer questions about the prevention of sports related illnesses and injuries. They diagram and describe the rules and etiquette of a number of sports.
5th - 7th Physical Education 7 Views 19 Downloads
Sports on the Edge
Students explore athleticism by reading a book in class. In this extreme sports lesson, students read the nonfiction book Sports on the Edge and discuss what makes a normal sport "extreme." Students answer sports related study questions and define sports vocabulary terms.
1st - 3rd Language Arts 3 Views 23 Downloads
Students research the roles of individuals, groups, and institutions in sports history. They create fictional sports magazines to demonstrate an awareness of the uniqueness of individuals and appreciation of themselves as athletes. Students write and illustrate magazine articles and ads that reflect the information they gathered.
1st - 12th Language Arts 5 Views 4 Downloads
Rock Climbing: Extreme Sports
Have you been rock climbing? Have your learners complete pre-reading, writing, and post-reading activities for the book Rock Climbing: Extreme Sports. In this guided reading lesson plan, readers complete writing activities, review vocabulary, answer short-answer questions, have discussions, and more.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 50 Downloads
Sports: Adaptive Sports Brochure
Students identify the items and events that make adaptive sports possible. For this adaptive sports lesson, students research how accomplishments are obtained for people with disabilities. Students research different tournaments, events, and races that use adaptive sports and equipment that make these accomplishments possible.
5th - 8th Language Arts 18 Views 16 Downloads
Is Cheerleading a Sport?
Looking for a rainy day activity? An article from the New York Times provides a nice topic for discussion. There will be many opinions and lively discussion as to how the class feels about cheerleading being a sport, or not. Ask them to state and support their reasons as to why or why not.
7th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 33 Downloads
Sports Journalism: Taking Notes
Students learn and use three steps to effective note taking. In this note taking lesson, students employ a method to assist them in taking clear and accurate notes. Students practice note taking skills at a sports event at their school.
9th - 11th Language Arts 12 Views 31 Downloads
Sports Journalism: The Game Story
Students write exciting stories about games and matches. In this sports journalism lesson, students discover characteristics of a good game story. Students complete a graphic organizer in which they provide information for a game story based on given information.
9th - 11th Language Arts 5 Views 6 Downloads
The Victor's Virtue: A Cultural History of Sport
Students research the role and value of sports in modern high schools which resemble the ancient Greek education. In this sports history lesson, students explore the meaning of aretê and evaluate an academic essay. Students find evidence in ancient Greek primary sources for and against the essay.
10th - Higher Ed Physical Education 9 Views 20 Downloads
Sports in China: What And Why They Play?
Students study several different types of Chinese sports played throughout history in China. They examine the historical perspective of the importance of sports in Chinese culture and create a final project using information about three types of Chinese sports of their choice in the format of a sports mobile.
10th - 12th Social Studies & History 14 Views 43 Downloads
The Everyday Science of Sports
Physical science juniors will enjoy this sensational enrichment on aerodynamics, especially if they are also sports fans! With a focus on physical features and behaviors, collaborative groups make observations on five different golf balls and speculate on how the features affect performance.
Pre-K - Higher Ed Science 79 Views 110 Downloads