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809 reviewed resources for basketball activities

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Fantasy Basketball

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students play Fantasy Basketball in order to practice locating Internet information and using technology tools to display data; students demonstrate an understanding and use of graphing, probability, and statistics.
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Everyone's Playing Basketball

For Teachers 3rd - 5th
To foster number sense and build problem solving skills, pupils will work through a complex word problem. They will be asked to analyze the data given, solve the problem, then share their thinking process with the class. This activity...
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Go One-on-One with Decimals

For Students 4th - 5th Standards
Shoot and score with three basketball-themed lessons about decimals. Young mathematicians compare game statistics, make trash can hoops, and play a data spinner game to practice identifying digits and values within decimal numbers.
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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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Dream Team Basketball Stations

For Teachers 4th - 5th
Students refine their basic skills of basketball by participating in a variety of basketball stations.
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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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Macarena Basketball Review

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Students review basketball skills and are challenged to perform specific shills to the beat of music.
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Basketball Shot

For Teachers 6th
Sixth graders are introduced to the proper technique of shooting the basketball.
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Basketball: Day 5

For Teachers 5th
Fifth graders observe and demonstrate basketball defense skills. They discuss the importance of basketball defense, observe the correct stance and how to slide, and demonstrate the skills while playing a game in teams.
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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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A Basketball Tournament

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Middle schoolers 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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Basketball: Purposeful and Fun Fitness Activities

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Studnets practice basketball skills. They combine cardiovascular endurance, flexibility, and strength fitness activities with skill practice and review of previously learned skills in the fitness development part of a basketball lesson...
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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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Music Basketball Basics

For Teachers 4th - 12th
Students review what they already know about music theory. In groups, they research the information more in depth and place the information on note cards. They participate in a game of basketball in which the music theory material is...
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Basketball: How to shoot

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students demonstrate proper method of shooting a basketball, and apply this method to a variety of distances and games.
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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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Basketball Golf

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Students participate in a basketball shooting activity modelled after miniature golf.
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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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Understanding the Key Points for Basketball Skills

For Teachers 6th - 8th
Learners work in pairs to help each other explain the purpose of the key points of basketball.
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Tactics

For Teachers 4th - 6th
This is a basic introduction to the nature of tactics in sports and how teams utilize members' individual strengths and weaknesses in order to develop strategy. While there are several slides devoted to a specific example in basketball,...
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Ball Drop

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Drop everything and use the resource. Scholars conduct an experiment to find how long it takes a basketball to drop to the floor from various heights. After creating a graph and modeling the data with a function, they estimate the time...
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Cinematography & Film/Video Production #2

For Teachers 6th - 12th Standards
Take two! Middle school and high school students learn what it takes to film and produce videos. Use these activities to challenge young cinematographers to learn the parts of a camera, filming techniques, and practice using the...
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Introductions: Team Building

For Teachers 2nd - 8th Standards
Whether its in the classroom, on the basketball court, or in the office, being able to work as part of team is essential for people of all ages and in all walks of life. Help build this important skill in your students with this...
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3-D Shape Sort

For Teachers K - 2nd Standards
From the apple on your desk and the coffee cup in your hand, to the cabinets along the classroom wall, basic three-dimensional shapes are found everywhere in the world around us. Introduce young mathematicians to the these common figures...

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