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Unit: Tennis Grade: 5-6 Drill/Activity Focus: Volley Number of students per court :6 Learning Objectives: 1. Students will be able to perform the proper movements and techniques needed for a volley 2. Students will be able to work with their partner to correct each other’s mistakes 3. Students will be able to show knowledge of the proper techniques and explain what they are doing Equipment: tennis balls, puff balls, racquets, net. Name of drill/activity Time Teaching cues Organization Comments/reminders Tap the bird 5minutes -face the net -no follow through -high five the ball 6 per court, partners facing each other Can use puff balls or tennis balls Catch the bird 4minutes -get behind the ball 6 per court, partners facing each other Can use puff balls or tennis balls
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Unformatted text preview: Volley the bird 6 minutes-racquet in front-both hands on racquet 6 per court Start with puff balls Explanation of Activity: For the first activity the students will be paired up and they would have to face each other on each side of the net where the first partner will toss the ball up and the second partner would have to tap the ball, not smash it. For the second activity the students would have to simply get behind the ball and catch it, this will teach them that they have to get behind it to be able to volley it. For the last activity the students would receive a toss from their partner and they would have to volley the ball back, they would see how much they can get in a row. Diagram of Activity:...
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This note was uploaded on 03/27/2010 for the course EDKP 252 taught by Professor Andrew during the Winter '10 term at McGill.

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