This month students will be focusing on catching and throwing skills. Below are details and videos of what we did this week.
5th Graders Agenda:
Catching Practice - Individual Catching Stunts/Partner Toss and Catch
Catching Games - 1) Jail Ball 2) Hoop Guard
Throwing Practice: Underhand and Overhand Throwing
Throwing Game: Star Wars
Catching Practice - Students practiced individually in their own space tossing to self and catching. We caught with two hands, one hand and then did some stunts such as Toss/Clap/Catch, Toss/Kneel/Catch/Toss/Stand/Catch, Toss/Spin Around/Catch, Toss under legs/Catch.
Partner Practice - working on the Throw and Catch Challenge from pecentral.org
Game: Jail Ball - Click here for directions on how to play Jail Ball.
Game: Hoop Guard - Partners try to toss the bean bag into the other's hula hoop for a point.
Video of Yoga Exercises:
Video of Star Wars Game: