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Basketball Skills Presentation Dave Mason PED390
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The Teaching of Dual & Team Sports We are going to be learning about basketball over the next three class times. It is not a sport that you can take up one day and be exceptional at. Do you ever get frustrated because you keep trying and it seems so hard? Do you find yourself not wanting to practice as much as you should? Learning to do something new takes a lot of practice. So does learning to play the game of basketball. Can you go to one basketball practice and then be really good? No way. It takes lots of practice to get better at basketball. And to be really good, you have to keep trying to be better and not give up when you get frustrated. Doing your best for God takes a lot of practice, too. Philippians 3:14 says, “Press on toward the goal to win the prize for which God has called me heavenward in Christ Jesus.” What were the first three words of the verse? “I press on…” What does that mean? To press on means to keep trying, to never quit. Sometimes when we practice basketball, we can get tired and frustrated. That’s when we need to take a water break and rest for a few minutes so we can jump back into the practice refreshed and ready to go. Sometimes when we try to do our best to please God, we can get
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frustrated, too. That’s when we need to take a break and pray, and ask Him to help us as we press on. Joshua 1:9: “Have I not commanded you? Be strong and courageous. Do not be terrified; do not be discouraged, for the Lord your God will be with you wherever you go. Brief History of Basketball In December 1891, Dr. James Naismith, a Canadian physical education student and instructor at YMCA Training School sought an indoor game to keep his students occupied and at proper levels of fitness during the long New England winters to keep the students in shape. After rejecting other ideas as either too rough or poorly suited to indoor gymnasiums, he wrote the basic rules and nailed a peach basket onto a 10-foot elevated track. In contrast with modern basketball nets, this peach basket retained its bottom,
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This note was uploaded on 06/24/2008 for the course PED 390 taught by Professor Mcdaniel during the Spring '08 term at Lee.

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