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Sure the ancient Mayan civilization had an advanced calendar and mathematical system, but did you know that they also played a great team sport like basketball? Invite your learners to discover the great ballcourt at Chichen Itza and ballgame of the Mayans with this engaging set of worksheets.
5th - 8th Social Studies & History 21 Views 24 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Violence in Sports
Students explore the gratuitous use of violence in televised sports. They discuss sports they participate in, and the rules and consequences that relate to unsporting behaviour. They see if the same rules apply to professional athletes.
3rd - 7th Social Studies & History 18 Views 14 Downloads
Introduce the first team sport to your Spanish class. You'll need to spend a day or two with computers in order to complete the WebQuest. Class members take a tour of Mesoamerica and everything related to the game with the interactive, created by the Mint Museum of Art.
6th - 12th Languages 11 Views 11 Downloads
Team Sports 2 - Final Project: One Week Workout Plan
Here's a great outline of requirements for your athletes to do their final project. It has all the components laid out to take a look at the comprehensive process of what it takes to plan a healthy work out schedule. Nutrition and physical activity are the key components, but really, setting goals and creating balance are also important pieces.
9th - 12th Physical Education 4 Views 15 Downloads
Japanese American Baseball in the Camps
Students study Japanese American internment camps. In this American history lesson, students compare and contrast the camp internees' experiences with with team sports-related challenges students have encountered. Students discuss team sports and study images of baseball pictures.
4th - 6th Language Arts 3 Views 19 Downloads
Debating the Social and Ethical Issues in Personal Genetics and Sports
How might genetic testing impact and transform the nature of athletic sports? After reading a New York Times article on genetic testing for children to determine athletic ability, class members are broken into groups and take on the roles of parents, students, and doctors in various hypothetical scenarios involving such testing.
9th - 12th Science 32 Views 25 Downloads CCSS: Designed
New Review Vocabulary Unit 5.2: Skills and People, Adjectives
What do you call someone who dances? Or someone who cooks? Test your class's knowledge of skills and the people who perform them with a vocabulary worksheet. Additionally, it contains exercises about various adjectives that prompt kids to find the opposite words.
4th - 8th Language Arts 3 Views 4 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Language Focus and Vocabulary Unit One: Pronouns and Prepositions
Focus on relative pronouns and prepositions with a grammar practice worksheet. After filling in blanks from a work bank, kids move on to a crossword puzzle about activities and hobbies that they may enjoy.
5th - 8th Language Arts 8 Views 7 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Students explain and describe the focal points of each locomotor movement. They are given the opportunity to practice each locomotor movement. Pupils perform each locomotor movement individually. Students comprehend the eight locomotor movements (i.
9th - 12th Physical Education 4 Views 8 Downloads
How Can You Stay Fit?
Students identify ways that cardiovascular fitness is achieved and maintained. In this cardiovascular health lesson, students discuss what aerobic exercise is and list various activities which address cardiovascular fitness. Students run 100 meters and take their pulse.
1st - 5th Health 10 Views 30 Downloads
The Football Team
Playing team sports is about more than just scoring the most goals or winning the most games. Read this passage with your class and learn how athletes build character as members of a team. When finished, individuals identify the main idea and supporting details of the text to practice writing summaries.
4th - 5th Language Arts 12 Views 10 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Protecting Athletes with Genetic Conditions
Should school and professional teams test athletes for sickle cell trait? Will it protect them by providing knowledge or lead to discrimination by not allowing them to participate in sports? After learning about this genetic disorder, high schoolers work in a group to take on a different role and a write proposal for a policy that reflects their viewpoint.
9th - 12th Science 3 Views 1 Download CCSS: Designed
My Big Fat Greek Olympics
The Olympic Games are indeed a significant and far-reaching cultural component in our international community today, but from where do they originate? Where do our traditions stem from, and how do we choose the sports that constitute this momentous event?
5th - 7th Social Studies & History 81 Views 67 Downloads CCSS: Adaptable
Presidential Elections and American culture
What do statements made by presidential candidates reveal about what they want the public to believe about them? What can be deduced about American culture and values based on these statements? Do these values change over time? How do political messages reflect these changes?
7th - 12th Language Arts 36 Views 64 Downloads CCSS: Designed
Map Your Favorite Sports Team's Next Road Trip
Students track a sports team across the country. They use a map scale to calculate the number of miles traveled by their sports team on a trip, conduct Internet research, and calculate how much it would cost them to go along on the trip.
3rd - 12th Math 3 Views 13 Downloads