# Football Teacher Resources

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#### Science of NFL Football: Newton's Third Law of Motion

For Students 5th - 12th
A football tackle is just a transfer of momentum, Learners discover the principles of Newton's Third Law by analyzing football tackling. The third lesson in a series of 10 videos shows how the mass and velocity of a defensive player lead...
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#### Gridiron Rescue: One Health Football Technology Project

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Helmets not included! Scholars brainstorm adjustments and sensors to football helmets in an engineering design project to help prevent injuries, such as concussions and spinal injuries.
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#### Science of NFL Football: Projectile Motion and Parabolas

For Students 5th - 12th
Punt, pass, or kick your way to learning physics! An engaging lesson breaks down the mechanics of punting a football through an analysis of vectors. The ninth lesson of aÂ video series explains the horizontal and vertical velocity...
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#### Science of NFL Football: Newton's First Law of Motion

For Students 5th - 12th
Why are some football players harder to tackle than others? Turns out physics is the answer. The fifth lesson of the 10-part video series continues connecting the NFL to physics concepts. Young scientists learn about inertia through an...
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#### Science of NFL Football: Vectors

For Students 5th - 12th
Map the velocity of a thrown football using physics! Learners study vector addition using a football scenario. Two vectors model the movement of the receiver and quarterback while the resulting vector describes the velocity of the...
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#### Football a Big Success in Small Alaska City

For Teachers 2nd - 6th
Young scholars read about the creation of a football program at a small-town school in Alaska. In this current events lesson, the teacher introduces the article with a map and vocabulary activity, then students read the news report and...
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#### Football: It's Not Just for Jocks!

For Teachers 8th
Eighth graders complete a variety of football-themed activities. They develop creative writing projects with a football inspiration, research and interpret football statistics and practice football skills in P.E.
Instructional Video3:44
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#### Science of NFL Football: Newton's Second Law of Motion

For Students 5th - 12th
Newton would have been a great football coach. A 10-part video series examines several physics topics through a football lens. Using Newton's Second Law of Motion, individuals learn how force applies to kicking a football.
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#### Science of NFL Football: Kinematics

For Students 6th - 12th
Describe the motion of a football running back using physics kinematics. The seventh lesson in a series of 10 video lessons describes the velocity, acceleration, and position of key plays on the football field. Individuals learn the...
Instructional Video5:12
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#### Science of NFL Football: Nutrition, Hydration and Health

For Teachers 5th - 12th
How does what you eat compare to an NFL football player? The final video in aÂ 10-part series explains the nutrition requirements at the extreme level of an NFL player. The instructor explains the key nutrients and their nutritional...
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#### Football, Physics, and Symmetry

For Students 9th - 12th
Ready to tackle the concept of symmetry? Show your classÂ a video that combines it with football, and you'll definitely score the extra point! The resource illustrates different types of symmetry and relates it to both muscle memory and...
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#### Football Word Search

For Students 2nd - 3rd
In this word search worksheet, learners complete the word search puzzle about football. Students find the 32 NFL teams in the puzzle.
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#### Football: Print and Color

For Students Pre-K - 1st
For this word recognition worksheet, students trace the word "football," write the word independently, and color the picture of the football.
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#### Football Players: Print and Color

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this word recognition instructional activity, students trace the words "football players", write the words independently, and color the picture of 3 football players.
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#### Helmet and Football

For Students Pre-K - 1st
In this word recognition worksheet, students trace the words "helmet and football," write the words independently, and color the picture of a helmet and football.
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#### Football Vocabulary

For Students 2nd - 6th
In this football learning exercise, students match football terms with their definitions. Students complete 20 matches total on this learning exercise.
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#### Words in the News: Blatter Blasts Football's New Money Men

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners discuss an article headline about Sepp Blatter, the international football league president. In groups, they work together to match new vocabulary words to their definition. They read an article and answer questions about Blatter.
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#### THE FOOTBALL GAME - A REBUS STORY

For Students 2nd - 4th
In this football game Rebus story, students are instructed to first read the story, then match words to pictures, and finally complete sentences using the words in the Rebus story.
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#### Football-2 Minute Drill

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students participate in two minute drills throwing and catching a football. In this football instructional activity, the students are divided into teams and pass the football at various distances. The students may rotate their team roles...
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#### Football Downs

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
Students attempt to grasp the concept of four downs in football. They practice using predetermined cues on skills such as: Grip, passing and catching a football, routes, making and running simple plays.
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#### Football Frenzy

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students practice throwing and catching a football in a dynamic setting. The quarterbacks throw passes to their receivers. If the receiver catches a pass, then they jog back to their quarterback area and they become a quarterback.
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#### Rainy Day Football

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students participate in a rainy day game to reinforce football rules.
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#### Football Punting

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Students gain a better understanding of what they know about punting a football, by filling out a peer evaluation checklist.
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#### Football Catching

For Teachers 6th - 12th
Learners gain a better understanding of what they know about catching a football, by filling out a peer evaluation checklist.