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Name of Activity:

Throwing and Catching

Purpose of Activity:

To determine if students can recognize and identify a critical element of throwing or catching in a photograph or picture.

Suggested Grade Level:


Materials Needed:

Picture Project assessment sheet, construction paper, books, magazines, newspapers.

Time Needed to Complete:

One week.

Description of Idea

Students will be given one week to find a picture which illustrates one of the critical cues for throwing or catching and mount it on construction paper. They will neatly label the picture with the name of the skill and critical cue.

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Throw and Catch Assessment Sheet (PDF File)

Submitted by Jeremy Corona who teaches at Central Elementary School in Lake Bluff, IL. Thanks for contributing to PE Central! Posted on PEC: 8/24/2004.
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Throwing and Catching

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Lue shu

It worked with my class and they came back with great skills. You should be sure to put an example just in case the kids get confused

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