Sports Skills Teacher Resources
This collection of sports skills resources will have students throwing farther and catching better in no time.
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Can Music Improve Athletic Performance?
Have you ever wondered why playing music can feel so motivational during a warmup or workout? This video will illustrate to your young athletes the many ways in which music can help to improve their athletic performance, from triggering emotion and enhancing mental imagery, to synchronous music that blends together with the movements of a sport.
2 mins 5th - 12th Social Studies & History 8 Views 6 Downloads
Skills and Techniques
The first half of this presentation goes through the definitions of skills, and techniques. There are examples given of each definition. There are a couple of slides that break down the different skills into simple and complex, with examples.
6th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 1 Download
Creativity and Tactics
Athletes have to be creative and tactical when participating in a sports activity. All games with opponents require thought, planning, and change of plans. There is an ebb and flow in all sports. There is an opponent in front of a player and the player has to be creative in how to out manuever the opponent to get to their goal.
4th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 1 Download
Playing in the Snow
Students practice dribbling and passing skills. In this basketball skills lesson, students rotate through a series of winter-themed stations with a partner and practice dribbling while jumping low hurdles, dribbling around "snowmen" and passing a giant "snowball.
3rd - 5th Physical Education 3 Views 2 Downloads
Jumping - Intermediate
The standing long jump requires some good arm and leg movement to generate power to get the greatest height and distance. Take a look at these teaching cues to help teach your jumpers what to do with their arms and their legs for optimum performance.
2nd - 6th Physical Education 7 Views 7 Downloads
New Review Lesson 5: In the Courtroom: Understanding the Players and the Action
Young lawyers put Goldilocks on trial as they develop an understanding of the legal system in the final lesson of this five-part series. After learning about key terms relating to litigation, students are assigned roles and reading through the included mock trial script as they try to determine if Goldilocks is guilty of showing bad manners.
3rd - 6th Social Studies & History 8 Views 6 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Help your young athletes understand the importance of preparing their bodies for activity and preventing injury with this presentation on warming up! This is a general guide to a traditional workout warm-up, and reviews the major stages of a warm-up routine, from increasing your heart rate and stretching to practicing particular sport skills.
5th - 10th Physical Education 3 Views 2 Downloads
Scientific names and the location of 95 muscles of the human body can be found on the three-dimensional animated man within this award-winning application. After identifying a muscle, delve into exercises that strengthen and stretch. Create a personalized workout that the animated muscle man will lead you through.
9th - 12th Science 15 Views 23 Downloads
Primary Fitness Skills
Students perform physical activities to test their fitness. For this fitness lesson, students do circuit activities to test physical fitness. Students do warm up activities, then are introduced to the station activities. Students are shown the correct way to do the activities before starting.
4th - 5th Health 46 Views 114 Downloads
Red Ribbon Week Stations
Learners participate in different physical skills that celebrate Red Ribbon Week. In this Red Ribbon Week lesson, students are divided into groups and participate in various learning stations which include jump rope, skipping, and basketball.
3rd - 5th Health 3 Views 32 Downloads
FACS: Exercise Physiologist
Present the exciting career of an exercise physiologist to your teens with a PowerPoint. The slide show explains what this professional does, the education required, the job atmosphere, salary range, and prospects. Finally, viewers will participate in an activity with a partner so that they can experience what an exercise physiologist might do at work.
9th - 12th 21st Century Skills 5 Views 15 Downloads
Get those boys dancing! Here's a dance activity that is choreographed around the use of a basketball. Teach them this line dance and see how they do. Watch the provided video yourself, or better yet, use the video to teach this dance. You could also have the class make suggestions to change up the dance or perhaps let them choreograph a dance with a partner using the basketball.
4th - 10th Physical Education 6 Views 8 Downloads
Living is About Managing Risks
Students identify and assess risks encountered on a daily basis. They examine their behavior and apply science process skills and higher order thinking skills in reducing or managing risks. They define the terms: risk, benefit, hazard, and probability.
9th - 12th Science 19 Views 19 Downloads