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EngageNY Grade 5 ELA Module 3a, Unit 1: Building Background Knowledge: The Importance of Sports in American Culture

For Teachers 5th Standards
Two informational articles provide fifth graders the opportunity to consider the role sports have played in American culture. Over the course of the seven lessons in Module 3A, Unit 1, young scholars review how to read and write...
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Individual Sports - Final Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
 A very nicely organized worksheet for a final project on a one-week workout plan for an individual sport. There are four parts to this workout plan: goals, nutrition, safety, and physical activity/exercise. These categories will...
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Individual Sports 1 Pre-Test

For Students 7th - 12th
This pre-test has 36 multiple-choice questions and 14 matching questions about indiviual sports. The sports include: weight training, golf, badminton, and pickleball. One could also consider using this as a post-test.
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Sports for Social Change

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
After watching a short online film about a soccer player Nolusindiso Plaatje and his help with the Grassroot Soccer program, a community education effort aimed at spreading awareness about HIV/AIDS prevention, use a lesson plan to prompt...
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Individual Sports 1 - Final Exam

For Students 7th - 12th
There are 50 questions on this final exam for individual sports. The sports covered in this class are: badminton, golf, weight training, and pickle ball. There are a few questions related to fitness. The questions are mostly multiple...
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Sports: Post-Game Interview

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Let's huddle up and review what we've learned. The last of eight installments in the CS First Sports unit has scholars create a program using the Scratch block-based coding language. The program results in an interview-like exchange in...
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Gender and Sport

For Teachers 7th - Higher Ed
Serena Williams, Mia Hamm, and Danica Patrick are living proof that women enjoy sports just as much as men. Sports enthusiasts read about the importance of gender equality on the playing field. They discover barriers to participation and...
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Pickleball - Individual Sports 1

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Pickleball? How did this game get the name pickleball. This presentation goes through the history of the game and more. Topics covered include: equipment, rules, the court, and types of shots. This is a very good overview of the game and...
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Weight Training - Individual Sports 1

For Teachers 8th - 12th
Take a look at this introductory lesson on weight training. It starts off with a bit of history about the sport. Then it shows some of the equipment used in weight training: dumbbells, exercise bands, weight bench, weight belts, and...
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Adaptive Sports and Recreational Games

For Teachers 5th - 12th
It's truly amazing how people with physical disabilities are able to find ways to overcome their impairments. Their tremendous perseverance is evident in this handout that describes the ways different sports, ranging from bowling...
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Building Background Knowledge: Why Are Sports Important in American Culture?

For Teachers 5th Standards
New ReviewWhat makes sports so special to many Americans? Scholars ponder the question as they participate in a gallery walk, immersing themselves in images and texts about sports. Pupils also complete a vocabulary strategies anchor chart to...
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Mid-Unit Assessment: Identifying Author’s Opinion and Supporting Evidence: Sports in American Culture

For Teachers 5th Standards
New ReviewQuiz time! Serving as the mid-unit assessment, scholars complete a Two Opinions Word Sort activity. In addition, they read an article about the importance of sports in America and answer text-based questions. 
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A GREAT SPORT

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students explore how diverse groups and individuals have contributed to the cultural development of Canada, and then produce two-dimensional works of art.
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Ancient Hawaiian Sports

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Young scholars discover what types of sports were popular in ancient Hawaii. They investigate the rules for playing the games no longer common in Hawaii. After researching the sports, students play the games and design posters...
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Managing Training Loads and Sports Injuries

For Teachers 7th - 12th
How can our young athletes work to reduce sports injuries and avoid risks associated with overtraining? Discover the major components of managing and monitoring an individual's training load, as well as the warning signs and symptoms of...
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Sports Participation

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners 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...
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Designing a 3d Product in 2d: a Sports Bag

For Teachers 7th Standards
Sew up pupil interest with an engaging, hands-on lesson. Learners first design a sports bag given constraints on the dimensions of fabric. They then evaluate provided sample responses to identify strengths and weaknesses of included...
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Sports Safety: Grades 9-12

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
What to do and what not to do when training and playing sports. That is the focus of two activities designed for teens. In the first activity, individuals read research about factors that contribute to safe sport participation and share...
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Bowling - Individual Sports 2

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Everything you wanted to know about bowling, and then some! The presentation covers technique, strategy, history, strike, spare, split, footwork, approach, and target. And then there's a turkey! A great, informative presentation on all...
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Sports Writer

For Teachers 1st - 12th
Learners 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....
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Common Multiples: Sports Calendar

For Students 6th Standards
Using a calendar, basketballs, and tennis balls, young mathematicians determine the common multiples of four and six. Individuals drag and drop the balls onto the correct dates each sport will be played, allowing them to see which days...
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Earn a Quarter of a Million Dollars in Sports and Never Play a Game!

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Pupils research and list various sports related careers. Students select a career and prepare a five- slide presentation highlighting that career.
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Individual Rights at School

For Teachers 10th - 12th
Students understand that disputes over law and individual rights touch all phases of daily life, even athletic and recreational activities
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Badminton - Individual Sports 1

For Teachers 8th - 12th
What is a shuttlecock? It's another name for a badminton birdie. Well, what is a birdie? This presentation covers the equipment, the court, the history, the  rules, the skills of the game, and the terminology that applies to the game of...