Purpose of Event: To assess the student's ability to catch a self tossed ball at different levels and move in different directions to catch.
Suggested Grade Level: 3-5
Materials Needed: 1 tennis ball, task sheet provided below, and 1 pencil per student.
Time Needed to Complete: 30 minutes.
Description of Idea
Students are given the following "catching a self tossed ball" task sheet. They attempt each skill five times in row. After each skill rate they rate their ability to perform the task.
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Throw and Catch Assessment Sheet (PDF File)