Sportsmanship Teacher Resources
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Kids Health - Sportsmanship
Students complete activities regarding good sportsmanship. In this sportsmanship instructional activity, students discuss winning, losing, and cheating. They participate in Sportsmanship scenarios and discuss what they would do in each situation.
3rd - 5th Health 33 Views 80 Downloads
Elementary learners discuss what it means to be a good and bad sport during competition. They define specific behaviors that would constitute both good and bad sportsmanship. Next, they role-play different situations demonstrating positive and negative behaviors.
3rd - 6th Health 15 Views 62 Downloads
Good Sportsmanship Leads to Home Run
Pupils share examples of good sportsmanship, then read a news article about a team helping an injured player score a home run. The teacher introduces the article with a discussion and vocabulary activity, then learners read the news report and watch a video about good sportsmanship.
2nd - 5th Social Studies & History 18 Views 69 Downloads
Sportsmanship and Spectator Behavior
Sixth graders listen to the story BEING A BAD SPORT as teacher reads to the class. They identify good and bad sportsmanship by reading and writing activities. They then go to the gym and simulate a game situation recording examples of good and bad sportsmanship.
6th Physical Education 8 Views 30 Downloads
Lesson Plans to Teach Morals
If you have access to YouTube, this would be an excellent series of lessons on good sportsmanship. In the first lesson, show a few sports videos to help your class look at good sportsmanship as well as some situations that show bad sportsmanship.
5th - 10th Health 10 Views 41 Downloads
Come Play With Me
First graders explore the topics of fair play, good sportsmanship, showing respect for others, and treating others the way you want to be treated. They listen to stories, draw pictures, and participate in games that support the topic of fair play and respect for others.
1st Social Studies & History 14 Views 61 Downloads
Learners discover how to play sports fairly by role playing sports scenarios in class. In this sportsmanship instructional activity, students participate in a charades activity in which they act out a random event while the class decides if this is an example of good sportsmanship or not.
3rd - 6th 21st Century Skills 17 Views 50 Downloads
Sportsmanship Rap Songs
Using this creative lesson idea, your class can explore music with a message. Upper elementary learners create their own rap song to express their feelings about physical education and sportsmanship. The resource includes an assessment and examples of rap songs.
4th - 6th Physical Education 3 Views 27 Downloads
Good Sport Award
In this recognizing good sportsmanship learning exercise, students draw a picture of themselves acting like a good sport, write a description, and write their name on the plaque of the figure of the winning cup. Students complete three activities.
K - 2nd Physical Education 3 Views 23 Downloads
Wall of Fame/Wall of Shame
Young scholars create a bulletin board documenting good sportsmanship. After reviewing articles in magazines, students choose pieces that document good and bad behavior in sports. They discuss the implications of the behaviors noted in the article.
3rd - 12th Health 3 Views 13 Downloads
Zigzag Jump Rope Relay
Fourth graders develop jump roping skills which include hand and foot coordination. In this health lesson, 4th graders practice good sportsmanship. Students cooperate with other classmates during this activity. Students learn how to develop strength in both their lungs and heart.
4th Health 3 Views 9 Downloads
Football game seating: Security or Restriction
Young scholars read the Ohio High School Athletic Association Sportsmanship Resource Guide, paying particular attention to what it says for School Reporters. They then write a news article about the issue presented.
9th - 12th Language Arts 3 Views 0 Downloads