Water Polo Teacher Resources
Find Water Polo educational ideas and activities
Showing 1 - 16 of 16 resources
Cutting Athletics = Cutting Scholarship Chances
Students identify athletic programs to be cut from school district budget, find out how many students have received college athletic scholarships in past, and interview students and coaches to find out how scholarship search is going if school has cancelled or cut back on athletics.
9th - 12th Social Studies & History
From cardiovascular endurance and muscular strength to body composition, discover the primary components of fitness, as well as what factors affect them and examples of how we see these fitness components in sports today. While based on a particular course and text, this presentation contains a wealth of detailed information on the health and motor skills related to fitness.
9th - Higher Ed Physical Education
Enhancing Physical Performance
What does it mean to be fit? Review the primary health and motor skill related components of fitness, from cardio-respiratory endurance to flexibility and anaerobic power. This is a good resource to refer back to throughout a physical education course for terms that can be explored and practiced in greater depth and detail.
9th - 12th Health
Cutting athletics = cutting scholarship chances
Young scholars collect financial statements from the district and find out what, if anything,is cut from athletics. Students investigate how many hope to use athletic scholarships next fall. Young scholars interview students, their parents and coaches to find out how the scholarship search is going if your school has cancelled or cut back on athletics.
11th - 12th English Language Arts
Athletes Make the Grade
Students read a story called Athletes Need to Make the Grade to Play and answer vocabulary and comprehension questions about it. In this current events college athletes and academics lesson plan, student respond to literature by answering questions, recalling details, sharing facts, alphabetizing NCAA sports, and taking an online quiz matching NCAA schools with their nicknames.
4th - 7th Social Studies & History
How Wet Can You Get?
Students visit a swimming pool and brainstorm different water sports and what benefits swimming has over other types of exercise. They then discuss buoyancy and water pressure and when how objects sink or float before playing a game of water volleyball and preparing a journal entry.
5th - 9th Health