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Name of Activity:

Softball Skills Assessment

Purpose of Activity:

To assess students proper throwing and catching techniques as applied to the game of softball.

Suggested Grade Level:


Materials Needed:

Softballs, cones, stopwatch, gloves, assessment sheet located below.

Description of Idea

Students get into groups of threes. One person per group will assess ONE of the other students participating in throwing and catching both regular pitches and grounders during a three minute assessment period at a distance of approximately 20 yards.

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Submitted by Matt Horsey who teaches at McIntosh County Academy in Darien, GA. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 4/30/2014.

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what is bb in softball?