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Musical Dribbling

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
A fun way to practice basketball dribbling skills with young learners. This game is played like musical chairs. Spread out hula hoops, polyspots, or cones all around the gym. Then give each player a ball to practice dribbling. When the...
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Soccer: Coaching Tip - Dribbling for Control

For Teachers 5th - 12th
Play this video to your beginning soccer players to show them the different types of dribbling. Don't forget to get your players on the field for some practice!
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Poly Spot Dribbling

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students perform dribbling activities using a basketball. In this dribbling lesson, students dribble a basketball according to the poly spot number that they land on. This lesson uses kinesthetics to gain knowledge of counting.
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Cha-Cha Dribble

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners work on dribbling with either hand. They follow directions and the rhythm of the music. Students dance to the Cha-Cha slide according to its directions and they add the dribble of the bbasketball with the number of "stomps."
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Basketball Dribbling Activities

For Teachers 6th - 10th
A gold mine of basketball dribbling drills! There are an assorted variety of drills here to keep those players busy. Some involve cooperation, some competition, but all of them are about practicing dribbling.
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Soccer - Lesson 3 - Dribbling

For Teachers 7th - 12th
The most important skill in soccer is dribbling. Most can do a decent job of kicking the ball around, but it takes a lot of practice to get good and make the ball do exactly what you want it to do. So this lesson on dribbling is just one...
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Soccer - Lesson 10 - Dribbling Practice & Mini Games

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Lesson 10 in this soccer unit has the players practicing their dribbling skills before embarking on their mini games. Practice dribbling with the inside of the foot, the outside of the foot, dominant foot, nondominant foot, different...
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Introducing Hand Dribbling

For Teachers K - 1st
Students play games and participate in drills designed to increase their ability to bounce, catch and dribble balls.
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Dribbling

For Teachers K
Students explore self and general space. They practice dribbling a ball without traveling. Students dribble the ball using the correct form. They practice dribbling while traveling in general space. Students discuss the game of basketball.
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Dribbling Math Challenge

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice foot dribbling and hand dribbling with control. In addition it helps to reinforce math concepts.
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Invertebrate Dribbling

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice proper dribbling skills and work on identifying invertebrates as one of four major types.
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Dribbling a ball with a hand

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students display awareness of 4 critical components of dribbling a ball (on the side, no higher than waist, pushing the ball down, and looking up) and be able to dribble a ball applying at least 3 of them.
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Soccer Dribbling Individual and Partner

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students practice dribbling in the sport of soccer. For this soccer dribbling lesson plan, students practice this skill individually and with a partner.
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Dribbling Maze

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice and improve their dribbling skills in a game-like situation, by dribbling through a maze.
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Recess Kicking and Dribbling

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice soccer dribbling, trapping, and kicking with strong force.
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Soccer - Lesson 14 - Dribbling

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Soccer Lesson 14 is a combination of reviewing and playing. The skills that will be reviewed are: dribbling with the inside of the foot, dribbling with the outside of the foot, and corner kicks. Since these were previously taught there...
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Dribbling a Ball With Hand

For Teachers K - 4th
Students identify and practice 4 critical components of dribbling a ball. In this basketball skills instructional activity, students participate in four dribbling routines to advance their ball handling skills.
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Floor Hockey Skill & Activity Circuit

For Teachers 4th - 10th
Introduce five activities for practicing floor hockey skills. Now that the class has been taught how to perform these skills, set them up to practice. Play Keep Away, play 3 v 3, practice target passing and shooting, practice partner...
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Physical Education Unit Plan: Soccer - Lesson 2

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Here is the 2nd of 10 lessons on soccer. These lessons not only focus on skills but also on some of the social issues regarding the sport. The skills lessons seem to be created around the premise that the youngsters already have some...
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Dribble Tagging

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners practice dribbling away from others in a dynamic environment.
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Hula Hoop Dribbling

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students practice and improve their ability to consistently dribble a ball, using cues previously introduced.
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Dribbling a Ball with a Hand

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students practice dribbling a ball with their hand. In this basketball skills lesson plan, students learn how to dribble a ball and complete four different activity stations practicing this skill.
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Dribbling Beanbag Transfer

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners practice their hand dribbling control.
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Hand Dribbling

For Teachers 2nd - 3rd
student dribble their ball, each time trying to land the ball on the designated spot next to their foot. This introduce to them the idea of keeping the ball in their "foot pocket."
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Dribbling for Nutrition

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice reading food labels and determining the correct number of grams of fat and carbohydrates in a single serving. They work on improving dribbling skills during the task.
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Dribbling Speedway

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students control a ball while dribbling with hands and feet through obstacles. This is a heart healthy activity that accompanies the completion of several tasks as they reach their assigned station.
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Shadow Dribble Tag

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students work in pairs to refine their dribbling skills. One student is given a ball and told to dribble within the shadow of a partner. The second student is told to move in a way that keeps his or her shadow out of reach.
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Soccer: Dribbling and Tackling

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students explore how to dribble the ball and tackle the players in possession of the ball. A drill for practice is included.
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Basketball Skills and Drills

For Teachers 5th - 8th
A helpful description of a few drills to work on dribbling and passing. The drills can be incorporated into a lesson, and are geared toward working with those who are hearing impaired. There are some key aspects of each drill to address...
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Physical Education Lesson Plan

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Get active by dribbling a ball. Begin with a game of banana bunch and high five beanbag grab. Then, practice dribbling a ball, and identifying the part of the hand with which your active learners dribble. Finally, conclude with a game of...
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Number Dribble

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Young scholars dribble and catch a ball. In this number dribble lesson students are given numbers and math equations that require them to dribble or throw the ball a specific number of times. The young scholars practice dribbling...
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Basketball - Increasing Dribbling Skills

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders participate in different activities in learning how to dribble a basketball. They follow the teacher's lead through a variety of dribbling skill drills.
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Takeovers - Dribbling, Shielding and Tackling Skil

For Teachers 5th - 9th
Young scholars practice the art of developing the ability to exchange possession from a dribbling teammate. They strengthen their individual skills, coordination and control factors with a ball. In teams of two, players master their...
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Black History Stations

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners rotate between 6 activity stations and discover important facts about famous African Americans. Students find their heart rate, dribble, throw baseballs, jump hurdles and complete a long jump activity while becoming familiar...
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Reading Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students learn vowel patterns, homophones, and other tricky reading skills. They have to dribble their basketball different ways throughout the gym to the correct hoop, shoot, and return to their space. Switch with another student and...
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Dribbling

For Teachers K
Students practice their dribbling skills. After participating in several dribbling drills, individuals dribble with changes in speed, maintain the dribble while starting and stopping, and practice control while passing the ball with a...
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Basketball Dribbling Activities

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students develop the skills of dribbling a basketball while practicing various types of drills. The teacher helps the them to complete various drills through modeling and supervises successful completion and demonstration of skills.
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Basketball Assessment: Right/Left Hand Dribble

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students see if they can identify if their peers are using the correct cues when dribbling a basketball.
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Dribbling and Passing

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders study soccer. In this lesson on a sport, 8th graders practice dribbling and passing skills associated with soccer.
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Basketball Relays

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Students practice dribbling a basketball.  In this basketball relay lesson, students learn to dribble a basketball, control a basketball and move quickly with a basketball.  Students split into two teams and play a game where they...
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Dribbling with hands

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders dribble with good control around a stationary obstacle. They review some of Mondays lesson as well as put in a few new things such as dribblng around an obstacle. Students revuew the cues. They dribble freely and become...
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Treasure Hunt

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Learners dribble a ball while moving. In this dribbling lesson, students participate in a game in which they dribble from "poly spot" to "poly spot" gathering basic shapes identified as 'treasure".
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Stock Your Closets

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Young scholars demonstrate the ability to consistently dribble a soccer ball with control and dribble a ball while keeping it away from a defender (i.e., keep body between ball and defender).
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Super Casino Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students play a game.  In this basketball skills lesson, students practice dribbling the ball and switching balls without double dribbling.  Students play a basketball game where they practice their skills.
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Basketball

For Teachers K - 5th
Young scholars are able to practice dribbling and passing a basketball. They complete lay-up, set shots ans jump shots. Students play a game of basketball against each other. They are evaluated at the end of the basketball unit.
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Walk your Dog

For Teachers K - 2nd
Pupils strike a ball with a long handled implement. In this dribbling lesson, students practice knee bends while they hold a long handed implement to dribble a ball. Pupils practice this activity with various size balls. Activity gets...
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Up Up Up

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners demonstrate locomotor skills by practicing a proper throwing technique. In this throwing skills lesson plan, students perform dribbling skills and throwing skills using a basketball. The purpose of this lesson plan is to address...
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Get Your Ball

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students use a ball to improve their dribbling skills, defensive and offensive strategies, cardiovascular fitness, and cooperation. For this ball handling lesson, students try to grab the ball and trap it from their partner. Partners try...
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Ghostbuster Soccer

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice dribbling, passing, and some goalkeeping skills.
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Soccer Passing Challenge (with Digi-walker pedometers)

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice soccer dribbling and passing skills using the inside of the foot while recording with a pedometer.
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Obstacle Soccer

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice soccer dribbling, passing, and trapping skills, which enhance students' self-reliance, trust and independence.
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Socketball

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students build dribbling and passing skills. For this passing skills lesson, students use basketballs and soccerballs to participate in a team sport in order to score points. Each team must try to pass the ball correctly into the goal or...
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Nine Court Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Students play a team sport. In this basketball lesson, students learn the nine areas of a basketball court and practice dribbling, passing and shooting without leaving their area.
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Boundary Ball-Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students explore basketball with a twist. In this basketball lesson, students practicing their dribbling, passing and shooting skills. They play a version of basketball where there are three people on the court from each team and the...
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Indoor Soccer

For Teachers 2nd - 12th
If you have access to an indoor gym and are about to begin a soccer unit, this resource will provide you a plan for introducing dribbling, developing skills through shuttle runs and dribbling drills, and concluding with a modified game...
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Dribbling, Screening and Defense

For Teachers 8th - 10th
Young scholars are introduced to the techniques to dribble and defend themselves in a game of handball. In groups, they play a game and practice being on the offensive and defensive. To end the lesson, they participate in dribbling and...
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Hockey Dribbling

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice their ability to dribble/control a ball/puck in hockey. They work to show they have mastered the skill, and work with a partner to identify their strenths/weaknesses.
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Basketball Lesson

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders listen to a discussion about basketball and the elements such as dribbling, passing and throwing a basketball. Through a series of skills and techniques, 6th graders practice dribbling, passing and throwing. They examine...
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Small-sided Soccer Skill Baseball

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners participate in a lead up game that emphasizes practicing all of the basic soccer skills (e.g., correct punting, dribbling, trapping and passing.)
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Triple Pin Soccer

For Teachers 4th - 10th
Triple Pin Soccer promises to be a fast paced, high action game, especially if there is more than one ball in play. The players have an opportunity to score in three different goals while protecting their own. Looks like it's going to be...
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Dribbling a Ball With a Hand

For Teachers K - 2nd
Learners identify physical education by participating in a sports activity. For this dribbling lesson, students discuss how basketball players move the ball without holding it and define the action as dribbling. Learners participate in a...
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Be Annoying

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students get in a defensive position and move around any student dribbling a basketball. The student dribbling counts to ten, if they can maintain their dribble for the ten count, the defensive player has to go and be annoying to a...
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Ball Skills with Feet

For Teachers 5th
Students sole trap and dribble the ball. They review kicking with a step and sole trap. Students are shown more skills with their feet. They are told when the teacher says freeze everyone stops and sole trap the ball.
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Dot Stops

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice control-dribbling and trapping a ball in a dynamic environment. They are also given the opportunity work on "looking up" while dribbling.
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Sharks and Minnows

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students get an opportunity to practice and refine their dribbling skills in a game situation
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Smorgasboard of Control

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice dribbling and trapping a variety of balls.
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Crab Monsters

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice the skill of dribbling a ball with their feet and kicking it in a specific direction.
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Soccer Dribbling

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders participate in a soccer activity to practice moving the ball around the field.  In this soccer dribbling lesson, 7th graders students try to prevent their opposing students from completing the filed exercise by kicking...
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Physical Education Unit Plan: Soccer - Lesson 1

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Physical Education Unit Plan: Soccer has nine lessons to follow this one. These lessons focus on skills and social issues related to the sport of soccer. The skills lessons seem to be assume that the learners already have some basic...
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Bounce With Me

For Teachers 9th - 10th
How many practice lay-ups do you think Michael Jordan has done in his lifetime? Too many to count, but he had to start somewhere! Practice is the key to getting better in any activity. Look through this basketball lesson as there are...
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Basketball- Dribbling

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students practice several different basketball dribbling techniques on their own, with partners and as a team. They warm up with spot drills and figure eight dribbles and end the session with a dribbling relay race.
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Super Casino Basketball

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders practice set shot and dribbling a basketball. In this super casino lesson, 5th graders play a game to assist them with dribbling the basketball with control. Students score points by making a proper set shot.
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Monster in the Forest

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students practice dribbling a ball using their fingertips while keeping the ball at waist height. They need to travel across a gym through a maze of cones while continually dribbling the ball successfully.
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Soccer

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders stop the ball with a sole trap and change direction while maintaining control of the ball. They are given an introduction to sole trapping. Students are shown how to roll back using their left foot. They roll back into...
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Soccer

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders examine and practice the proper techniques for dribbling a soccer ball around four cones. They show both speed proficiency and ball control. They complete a warm up activity before becoming active in the soccer activities....
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Basketball Shuttle Run

For Teachers 6th - 8th
I would use this basketball shuttle run activity as one of several drills in a days lesson. There are several components to the drill and some lead up activities could be done before the basketball shuttle run. I would suggest a basic...
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Basketball, Dribble Tag

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Pupils work with the teacher one group at a time, spreading out and with a basketball, practice dribbling with the music that is playing in the background. After they dribble with their dominate hand, they switch hands and do the same...
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Volleying and Dribbling

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Young scholars participate in an activity which is a combination of basketball and volleyball. They practice their dribbling and volleying skills and develop patterns. They discover the importance of exercise as well.
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Dribble Tag

For Teachers 8th
Student improve their ability to dribble and maintain control of a basketball. While dribbling the ball, they attempt to tag other students and remove them from the game. This game allows students to test their reaction time and ability...
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Cha-Cha Dribble

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students work on dribbling skills while following directions and also listening to music. They dance the Cha-Cha slide according to its directions and add the dribble of the basketball with the number of "stomps" and right or left as...
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Along the Floor

For Teachers 1st
First graders play games where they practice how to use the floor to move a ball. In this balls lesson plan, 1st graders practice different techniques such as dribbling and rolling in order to practice ball handling skills.
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Soccer - Lesson 2 - Passing and Receiving with a Partner

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Teach the class the skills of passing a soccer ball to a partner and receiving a pass from a partner. Passing in soccer is the skill that is used most, so it would be advantageous to learn to do different types of passes and practice to...
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Soccer - Lesson 13 - Practice

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Soccer practice. Practice some of the basic skills. Then play some small 4 vs. 4 games in preparation for the class World Cup tournament. Lesson 13 out of 20 in this soccer unit. There are links to the other lessons as well as to the...
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Dribble Mania

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students practice basketball techniques by playing dribble mania and aerobic basketball. In dribble mania, students try to knock away other student's balls while dribbling their own. In aerobic basketball students take turns scoring and...
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Even/Odd Math Dribble

For Teachers 1st - 8th
Students review math facts while interchanging dominant and non-dominant dribbling.
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Finger Pad Basketball Dribbling

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students grasp the concept of using finger pads to control the ball in a hand dribble. At the end of a PE class have students circle or color the part of the hand they use to dribble a ball.
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Dribbling With Dinosaurs

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students improve ball control and dribbling skills.
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Dribbling

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students practice dribbling a ball. In this dribbling lesson plan, students practice ball handling skills by taking a ball and tapping it from the ground to their hand and back. They do this in a line, around cones, and in relays.
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Red Light, Green Light Dribble

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students respect others personal space while playing a basketball version of "Red light, Green Light." students improve dribbling skills with this physical education activity.
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Outdoor Physical Activity Cards

For Teachers K - 8th
Have your youngsters shuffle their own set of these printable cards to determine what activity they will perform next! From passing objects with a partner or dribbling a soccer ball to jumping jacks or tossing a bean bag, these cards...
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Soccer - Lesson 8 - Partner Passing

For Teachers 7th - 12th
It's always a good idea in soccer to be able to pass the ball to a teammate. It takes practice to be able to make good passes, the right speed, the right touch, the right place. Teachers can connect to the other lessons in this unit by...
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Soccer - Lesson 16 - Practice

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Lesson 16 is just another day of practice in preparation for the class soccer World Cup. There is a pretty involved warm-up activity called Flag Drag Tag. The skills of tag, running around and trying to stay away from taggers is a...
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Hunter Lesson Plan 6

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders identify basic and advanced skills of dribbling a basketball, perform skills, and participate in approximately 10 dribbling stations, drills, and games as outlined by instructor.
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Basic Basketball Skills

For Teachers 7th
Seventh graders practice passing and dribbling a basketball. They practice the chest pass, bounce pass, the cross over, and play a game to demonstrate their skills.
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Pirates

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders explore pirates and practice their pirating skills. They improve their dribbling skills and try to steal the basketballs from other students. Students discuss truths and myths about pirates. They identify some real and...
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Slosh, Dribble, and Plop

For Teachers 4th - 7th
Students recognize the need for a standard unit of volume. They estimate and measure to the nearest liter. Also they relate the liter to the familiar everyday containers.
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Space Jam Dance

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Do the "Space Jam" dance! A dance that is made up of basketball skills movements, such as: dribbling, defending with hands up, pivoting, shooting, and slam dunks. The dance step descriptions are very well written out with cues for...
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Basketball - Shooting

For Teachers 7th - 9th
Students practice dribbling a basketball. They perform activities requiring walking, running, use of left and right hand. Students explore proper posture when dribbling. They experience the art of a progressive cross over. Students...
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Soccer Self-Check

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Top taps, slide taps, and drop taps...oh my! Here is a fantastic worksheet that you can use in your class to support both practicing and assessing basic soccer maneuvers, such as pulling back, dribbling, and alternating feet.
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Striking

For Teachers K
Students engage in striking a ball with a hockey stick. They dribble the ball while using hand and eye coordination. They use the proper form while using soft taps instead of full swings to move the ball in the right direction. This is...
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Dribble Tag

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
Students practice dribbling with their one hand while staying away from the designated taggers.
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Bouncing Basketball B's

For Teachers 1st
Young readers are introduced to the concept that letters map out certain sounds that we say when we see those letters. They pass around balls, dribble them, and practice saying the phoneme /b/. They practice the tongue twister on a...
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The Tryout

For Students 4th - 5th
Have you ever tried out for a sport? Consider using this question to engage your class before reading the passage "The Tryout." After they read, they use context clues to define several bolded words such as desperately, disastrous, and...
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Steal the Ball

For Students 2nd - 8th
Put all the balls (same type of ball) in the middle of the basketball court. One person from each team must run to the center of the court and bring back the ball to their team's hula hoop. If using soccer balls, players must dribble;...
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Hockey Hoop Dribble

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students refine/develop hockey dribbling and puck handling skills. They begin by dribbling in general space and perform the following task when they approach the hula hoops:yellow hoop: dribble slowly one time around, green hoop:...
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Dribbling 500

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students reinforce dribbling/trapping skills in soccer.
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Basketball (Dribble and Pass)

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders warm up and then dribble from one sideline to the other first with their right hand, then with left, then with any. They must keep the dribble alive (no double dribblingg, carrying, or traveling). They find a partner and...
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"D-D-D-Dribble Your Basketball Down the Court!"

For Teachers K - 1st
Students examine the d=/d/ correspondence in order to differentiate it from the letter "b." They pretend to dribble a basketball while making the /d/ sound before reciting a tongue twister and writing the letter on primary paper. Next...
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Easter Egg Dribble

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students dribble and trap a ball with their feet using control and different directions and pathways.
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Fancy Dribbling

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students enter the playing area and pick up a ball of their choice to dribble. Then find a good self space and face the teacher with the ball between their feet. When the music starts they are to dribble all over the playing area.
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Dribbling with the Hands

For Teachers 1st - 2nd
Students demonstrate correct hand dribbling techniques.
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Dribble The Basketball

For Teachers K - 1st
Students recognize the phoneme /d/. Through listening and matching activities, students discriminate the phoneme /d/ from similar looking letters and phonemes. They associate the phoneme /d/ with its letter representation and identify...
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Dribblemania Fitness

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students demonstrate the skill of dribbling with stretching and cardio strengthening activities. For this dribbling lesson, the students use cones as boundaries to practice dribbling a basketball. During this lesson, a whistle is blown...
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Noodle Stop Soccer

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students play a variation of Freeze Tag. Two students are selected to be noodle stoppers. Other students receive a soccer ball and place it along the goal line. They dribble their balls to the opposite goal and attempt to score. Noodle...
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100 Balls

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students perform locomotor skills such as throwing balls while counting up to 100. For this 100th day of school physical education lesson, the students play a Hungry, Hungry Hippos game to perform the throwing technique. There are...
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Spelling Free Throw (Elementary, Games)

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students run to the chalk board to spell a given word, pick up a basketball, dribble to the hoop and make one shot, run the basketball back to their starting place to score points for their team.
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Winter Stations

For Teachers 3rd - 9th
This is not a lesson, but four drills to practice a few skills, based on a holiday theme. Two of the games have the players practice underhand tossing, and another game has them dribbling and shooting a basketball. These seem like fun...
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Playing in the Snow

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice dribbling and passing skills. In this basketball skills lesson, students rotate through a series of winter-themed stations with a partner and practice dribbling while jumping low hurdles, dribbling around "snowmen" and...
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Basketball Relay

For Teachers 1st - 6th
Students split into teams and have a relay that requires them to dribble while running. In this basketball lesson plan, students dribble a ball up to a certain point and come back to their team. The first team to have all their players...
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Physical Education: Hockey Push Shot

For Teachers K
Students practice hockey skills by striking balls with hockey sticks. Cues practiced include keeping their favorite hand on the bottom, keeping their eyes on the ball, and pushing the ball instead of swinging at it. As a closing...
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Yo Go Circuit

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Students exercise in various positions to enhance motor skills.  In this physical education lesson plan, students participate in a variety of exercises to better locomotion skills.  Exercises include the crab walk, basketball dribble,...
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Soccer Unit

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students develop their soccer skills while learning the rules as they participate in this unit of lessons. They practice dribbling, passing, shooting, after reviewing safety regulations and rules of play.
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Nine Court Basketball-Physical Education Lesson Plan

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
In this lesson, Nine Court Basketball, students experiment with different basketball skills. Students practice guarding, dribbling, passing, and shooting with the basketball. Students gain an understanding of basic basketball techniques...
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Printing Practice: "Dribbling"

For Students K - 1st
In this printing practice learning exercise, students practice tracing and writing the word "dribbling," then color a picture of a boy dribbling a basketball. Worksheet has links to additional activities.
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Island basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 6th
Looking for a fun drill to practice basketball dribbling skills? Here's one that looks like fun - sharks and swimmers. Swimmers are the players who are practicing their dribbling skills and trying to navigate around the sharks to get...
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Basketball Chicken Fights

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
The goal in this activity is to maintain control dribbling one's own basketball while trying to knock away another players basketball. The last player standing, wins. This activity will definitely help young learners practice dribbling...
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Soccer Round-Up

For Teachers 3rd - 10th
Round-up as many soccer balls for your team as possible. Hula-Hoops are scattered about equal distance from the center spot. The older the players, the farther away the Hula-Hoops should be from the center spot. There should be enough...
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Basketball

For Students 6th - 10th
When this worksheet is completed, your players will know the basics of basketball. Items covered: court diagram, team/scoring, violations, fouls, terms used in basketball, the cues for the skills of shooting, dribbling, and defensive...
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Mass Soccer

For Teachers 3rd - 9th
Divide the class up so there are five players on each team. Then scatter enough cones for soccer goals. Each team needs to have offensive players who will dribble and pass the soccer ball and try to score on all the other teams. They...
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Hockey Bowl

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice shooting and dribbling a hockey puck/ball. They practice on their skills and are introduced to the proper procedures for striking a hockey puck and dribbling/stick handling, as well as goalie skills/proper procedures...
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Ball Handling Skills

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders control the ball and change speed and direction while maintaining control of the ball. They are shown all ball handling skills. Students are shown dribbling skills. They describe and recognize particular cues and skills...
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Handball/Speedball

For Teachers 4th - 8th
Students participate in physical activities involving motor skills. They demonstrate the basic skills of handball such as dribbling, passing and shooting. They perform basketball and soccer activities.
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Soccer - Lesson 5 - Heading, Throw-ins

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Besides dribbling and passing a soccer ball there are other skills to be learned. Lesson five covers heading a ball and how to do a proper throw-in. The drills are scaffolded to build up to performing the entire skill. There are 20...
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Soccer - Lesson 17 - Practice

For Teachers 7th - 12th
Another lesson set up for teams to practice their skills and prepare for the World Cup tournament the class will have. There is a great warm-up for this lesson. It's called the Team Marathon, Activities and Sequence. It includes...
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Wheelchair Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 8th
The class practices bounce passes and chest passes to improve their basketball skills. They get to play a modified basketball game with no dribbling allowed. You could incorporate several modifications into this lesson to accomodate...
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Dribbling

For Teachers K
Students dribble with changes in speed They maintain the dribble while starting and stopping travel and control the ball with a partner. They dribble as slow as a turtle and as fast as a rabbit! They dribble with our balls in a circle.
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Dribble Frenzy

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Young scholars reinforce and review dribbling skills taught in previous class lessons and compare their ability to dribble with different types of balls.
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Pathway Dribble

For Teachers K - 1st
Students get the opportunity to explore dribbling a ball with their feet
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Ghostbuster Dribble

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice dribbling and passing fundamentals using the appropriate cues.
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Dribbling Math

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice adding, subtracting and multiplying numbers while working on dribbling skills. They play the role of munchers and dribblers while adding, subtracting and multiplying numbers from a deck of cards.
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Macarena Basketball Review

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students review the basketball skills learned in class and are challenged to perform specific skills to the beat of the music.
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Field Hockey

For Teachers 7th - 8th
Students practice the proper use of field hockey sticks. In this field hockey lesson plan, students determine how to carry and grip a field hockey stick. They practice dribbling and passing the ball by completing drills as they maneuver...
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Hockey

For Teachers 6th - 12th
It's time for hockey! Whether it's ice or street, the basic techniques and rules still need to be covered. Designed as a comprehensive hockey module, move through each skill set to prepare your athletes for their first scrimmage. Use the...
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Soccer Drills

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Are you looking for a couple of fun drills to practice dribbling and passing the soccer ball? Look no further. Your young players will love these drills. Strap a stuffed animal, like Bert, on one of your players' backs. Give each of the...
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Steal the Treasure (Soccer Style)

For Teachers 2nd - 5th
Soccer players will be running around practicing their dribbling skills without even thinking about what they are doing. As they are dribbling to their Hula-Hoop, they will be honing their ball-control skills to keep other players from...
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Circle Hockey

For Teachers 3rd - 7th
I imagine this game to be much like the game of steal the bacon. There are two teams, each with corresponding numbers. Three numbers are called out and those players become the active participants. There are six hockey sticks, a puck,...
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Basketball

For Teachers 5th - 8th
Students practice skills needed during a basketball game.  In this basketball lesson, students experiment with dribbling and passing the ball to another player.  Students practice weaving through the court.
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Dream Team Basketball Stations

For Teachers Pre-K - 6th
Students practice basic basketball skills. In this basketball skills lesson, students travel from station to station to practicing dribbling, passing, and shooting the ball.
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A Resource Manual for Sport Leaders

For Teachers 1st - 5th
Here is an incredible collection of activities designed to teach younger pupils broad-based and sport-specific skills. Games are organized according to a variety of sports (i.e. soccer, softball, baseball, etc.) and skill (i.e. running,...
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Spell Craze

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice dribbling as the class spells words from a chart or board.
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2-Minute Hockey Challenge

For Teachers All
Students demonstrate controlled dribbling within a restricted space.
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Five Pass Basketball-PE Lesson Plan

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
In this lesson, Five Pass Basketball, students practice basic basket ball skills. Students are divided into two teams and play a game of basketball. Students have the opportunity to hone their dribbling and skills in this lesson. The...
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Sharks and Minnows Soccer Style

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice dribbling and shielding a ball with control while someone else is trying to steal it from them.
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Basketball Skills

For Teachers 4th
Fourth graders observe and demonstrate various basic basketball skills. They complete a warm-up activity, and in pairs demonstrate the chest pass, bounce pass, overhead pass, the one-hand shot, and dribbling.
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Movement concepts

For Teachers 3rd - 4th
Pupils recognize the connection between food labels and exercise. In this health lesson, students understand how many times they need to dribble to work off a snack.  Pupils answer questions about the exercise.
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Soccer Scatter

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Learners practice dribbling the ball with his/her feet and passing to a partner.
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Upside-down Dribbling!

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students practice the overhead volley, using the proper cues.
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Soccer: Whole-Part-Whole Method-Dribbling to Beat an Opponent

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Students practice soccer drills by playing various team combinations including a three vs. three player game and a four vs. four player game. They play a one player vs. one player game and a four vs. four bank game. Finishing their...
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Four Corners

For Students 3rd - 8th
Five groups stand in four corners, with one group in the middle. When the coach says "go!" groups run across the gym to an open available cone before another group gets there. Groups do this all while holding hands, strategizing ahead of...
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Team Handball Lesson Plan 3

For Teachers 5th - 6th
Students explore the sport of handball. In this physical education instructional activity, students review the overhead pass and waist pass. Students also practice the bounce pass and dribbling.
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Soccer

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders change speed and direction while demonstrationg proper ball control. They are each given a soccer ball and work on dribbling around the coned square. Students break off into a line and practice going down and back with...
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Basketball Passing

For Teachers 2nd
Second graders practice dribbling and passing a basketball. They also learn the correct finger position for dribbling and how to place their feet when passing.
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Soccer Tunnel Tag

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Learners practice various motor skills. In groups students practice kicking a ball into a goal at a specified distance. Learners play games involving running and skipping. The leader of each group dribbles the ball. Students have...
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The Bones of the Body

For Teachers 3rd
Third graders recognize the bones that make up the human body. They become more aware of the human body. Students experiment with this concept with a variety of items. They also work on this concept with dribbling a ball.
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Lincoln Avenue Basketball

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students practice basketball skills including the ability to move and dribble a ball with control while keeping it away from an opponent; to pass a ball using various types of passes; to shoot toward an intended target.
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A Basketball Tournament

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students work together to participate in a basketball tournament. They practice their dribbling, passing and shooting skills. They complete a written test over the rules as well.
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Free Radicals Attack!!

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students review and practice soccer dribbling/ball handling skills while studying basic concepts of how free radicals and antioxidants affect the body. As the molecules move throughout the space with their electron, the free radicals...
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Table Tennis

For Teachers 2nd - 12th
Students participate in a table tennis game. In this sports lesson, students are taught the rules of the game and various grips to use. Students practice handling the paddle by dribbling the ball one hundred times.
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Kwanzaa Designs

For Teachers Pre-K - K
Students examine designs. In this art lesson, students dribble rubber cement over paper and put paint on the rubber cement. When the rubber cement is dry, peel off cement and reveal designs which can be hung as decorations.
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Soccer Skills

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students practice soccer skills such as dribbling, trapping, and kicking during gym class.
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Red-Light Green-Light

For Students K - 4th
Choose a person to be the stoplight. Have everyone else line up on the opposite side of the gym. If "green light" is called out, the players run toward the stoplight person until they hear "red light," which means stop. Anyone that does...
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Six Week Assessment Exam

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Students demonstrate what they have learned about the concepts of catching a ball, dribbling a ball, and kicking a ball in physical education class.
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Finding Nemo

For Teachers K - 2nd
Set up a small field with cones on each end. Give each child a soccer ball and line them up on one side of the cones. Tell all the children that they are Nemo and are trying to dribble their ball to the other side. Have one child be...
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Proper Techniques of Striking an Object With Control.

For Teachers K - 2nd
Students play hockey and practice proper techniques of striking an object (the puck) with control. They follow cues (eyes on the ball and stiff wrist) to execute the correct technique. They play a slap shot game in which they dribble...
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Jingle Bell Bounce

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students attempt to dribble the basketball in a predetermined sequence. After practicing several dribbling techniques, the game begins. This process should emulate the Jingle Bells song set music.
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Monster in the Forest

For Teachers K - 1st
Young scholars maintain ball control while using their finger pads to dribble around general space, and keep the ball at waist level.
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Basketball Relays

For Teachers 1st - 3rd
Students have basketball relays with the basketball and examine how to dribble the basketball and control the basketball without letting it get away. After much practice, they examine how to move quickly with the basketball.
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Striking

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders observe how to correctly use a hockey stick. They discuss and practice the proper way to hold the hockey stick. Student practice dribbling a ball with the hockey stick. Students learn the proper way to hold their wrists...
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Striking

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice gripping a hockey stick. They properly grip a hockey stick and correctly dribble a ball using a hockey stick.
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Soccer #1

For Teachers 1st - 9th
Students demonstrate physical skills. They perform a pylon weave, wall pass, and dribbling. Students participate in touch touch passing and mini-games. Students explain the importance of warming-up before participating in physical...
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High Five Lay-ups

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students move about the general space in the gym pretending to dribble and shoot a basketball. Two students are designed as taggers who "Freeze" other players with their hand HIGH in the air. Students who are not frozen must give a "High...
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Shark

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice the strategies of putting one's back or side between the ball and the defense, as well as switching the ball to the hand away from the defense when moving with the basketball.
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Holiday Gift Exchange

For Teachers K - 5th
Young scholars participate in a running or ball dribbling activity, delivering a bean bag across a certain distance to their partner. They deliver as many bean bags to their partner in a two minute time period.
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From Prose to Poetry

For Students 7th - 12th
Find the poem embedded with great prose. Young poets transform prose sentences and paragraphs into poems using line breaks and forms. Consider having class members share their creations.
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Basketball - Hoops - Team Sports 2

For Teachers 7th - 10th
Hoopsters! Looking for something to use to teach your hoopsters a bit about the game of basketball? Use this very comprehensive PowerPoint to teach everything from the history of the sport, to skill techniques, to game plays. Included...
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Designing your gym class

For Teachers K - 5th
Get the scoop on designing your own gym class with a lesson written by a passionate physical education teacher who details their best practices from setting up the room, to the first day of class, to how to spend the teaching day. 
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Playing Vocabulary Basketball

For Teachers 4th - 6th
Learners view a slide show featuring famous athletes and educational institutions that have played a part in the history of basketball. They participate in a game in which a basketball is tossed from person to person as facts and...
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PE Games Skills Picture Posters

For Teachers K - 8th
If it's time for your young learners to get their bodies moving, whether it's for PE class, a body break, or just a nice day for play time, use these posters to illustrate what types of movements they can perform. There are 22 different...
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Build Your Own Galaxy

For Students 6th - 12th Standards
Don't just look at pictures of the Milky Way galaxy, build it with this hands-on activity in which scientists recreate the galaxy we live in.
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Fragments and Run-ons

For Students 2nd - 4th
Bring your second, third, and fourth graders to the computer lab, or simply print this sheet! Now that you've reviewed complete sentences, fragments, and run-ons, it's quiz time! Your test-takers will complete the 10-question quiz by...
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Theater Arts/Creative Movement Lesson Plan

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Here is a series of five exercises intended to bring movement, dance, and theater into the classroom. Intended for special ed classes, but appropriate for any grade, learners will pantomime, play pretend, dance, move, and create...
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Standing at the Foul Line

For Students 5th Standards
After reading a short narrative poem, fifth graders answer five multiple choice questions based on what they read. Each question addresses a different skill, including vocabulary in context, identifying main idea, drawing conclusions,...
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Indoor Physical Activity Ideas for Kids!

For Teachers K - 8th
Rainy day schedule doesn't mean you can't stay fit! Use a collection of indoor physical activities during periods of inclement weather, substitute teaching days, or for those afternoons when your class just wants to move around!
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The Midas Touch

For Students 5th - 8th Standards
Imagine that everything you touched turned to gold—and that means everything! King Midas learns about the curse of greed in an audio retelling of the famous Greek myth.
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Basketball Notes

For Teachers 6th - 11th
Everything you wanted to know about basketball, and more! A very well-organized presentation to introduce the basic terminology and skills of basketball. Everything from the court, scoring, and fouls, to the five cues used for shooting a...
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Phonics: Short Vowels: Allie's Basketball Dream

For Students 2nd - 3rd
Have your class read these words with short vowel sounds to complete the sentences on this worksheet. Learners match the words that have the same vowel sound as the underlined word in a sentence from the story Allie's Basketball Dream....
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Olympic Sports Spelling Quiz

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Archerie, archery, arkhery, arhcery? Language learners are presented with the definition of various Olympic sports and challenged to select the correct spelling of the name of that sport. No answer key is provided.
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100th Day of School

For Teachers K - 2nd
Young scholars participate in various motor skill activities while counting to 100. These activities are designed to go with the 100th day of school. They will complete various tasks such as jumping rope, tossing, running, and catching...
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Basketball Spelling

For Teachers 4th - 7th
In this basketball spelling worksheet, students study, discuss and analyze a list of spelling words, fill in missing letters in words, complete sentences with basketball terms, unscramble ten terms, complete a word search puzzle and take...
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Physical Education Unit Plan: Soccer - Lesson 7

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Attack and defend are the focus for this lesson, seventh in a series of 10. It basically pulls some of the skills together that have already been taught and allows the players to practice their specific skills in a one-on-one situation.

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