March Madness: Basketball with a College Education
Students examine the history of the NCAA basketball tournament. Using the internet, they research the history of the event and work together to invent their own game. To end the lesson, they present the game to the class and practice playing.
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If you have never played dodgeball with your class before, this is a great place to start! Warm your players up with a fun motivation activity, explain the rules using a detailed set of guidelines, and then test your skills in a...
3rd - 10th Physical Education
Here is a beautifully designed volleyball lesson plan on the forearm pass/bump and overhead pass/set. It includes a detailed multimedia presentation and set of instructional guidelines, skill cues, and lists of strategies for...
4 mins 6th - 10th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
Sports Rules - For PE Teachers & Coaches
How do you set up the field for this sport? What are the boundary lines? Can I score if...? Does it count as a foul if I...? From badminton to ultimate Frisbee, this is your database for easy-to-read, straightforward rules on some of the...
5th - 12th Physical Education
Origin of the Modern Summer Games
Students research the ancient Olympic Games. In this Olympic Games lesson, students discuss Pierre de Coubertin, Greek culture, and ancient Olympia. Students complete two readings. Students write an essay about the spirit of Olympism,...
7th - 9th Physical Education
How Playing Sports Benefits Your Body ... and Your Brain
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...
4 mins 7th - 12th Physical Education CCSS: Adaptable
The Victor's Virtue: A Cultural History of Sport
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...
10th - Higher Ed Social Studies & History CCSS: Adaptable