Sports Teacher Resources
From baseball and soccer to ping pong and bolwing, explore the wide world of sports with these educational resources.
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The Victor's Virtue: A Cultural History of Sport
10th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Pupils explore the meaning of the ancient Greek word aretê and the place of virtue in historical athletic competition and modern sports. They begin by reading an informational text on the goal of sports in education, and then evaluate...
Vocabulary Unit 7.2: Sports and Describing People
4th - 8th CCSS: Adaptable
Connect sports terms to their proper events with a vocabulary worksheet. Learners choose words from a word bank to pair with other words in phrases relating to sports, and complete sentences with additional verbs. The second part of the...
Does Height Matter in Sports?
7 mins 9th - Higher Ed CCSS: Adaptable
Are all gymnasts short and all basketball players tall? The comparison of strength and height does benefit some sports. A sporty video as part of a larger series on physics introduces allometry and the application to sports and medicine.
How Playing Sports Benefits Your Body ... and Your Brain
4 mins 7th - 12th CCSS: Adaptable
Exercising is undeniably beneficial for our brains and bodies. But how do these benefits compare to the participation and joining of a sports team? Watch an educational video to discover the psychological and health benefits of joining a...
Sports Team Connotation Activities
6th - 9th CCSS: Adaptable
Reinforce your pupils' knowledge of connotation and denotation with a set of three sports team name activities. Using a dictionary, partners examine, define, and discuss 16 fictitious names for athletic teams. They brainstorm and analyze...
Sports Heroes and Private Action for the Common Good
8th - 12th CCSS: Designed
Young readers explore philanthropy and its effects on the public good. They discuss athletes and their examples as philanthropists. They research a sports hero and play "The Match Game" to determine what they know about other sports...