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Lesson overview:How to overcome opponents in sport

  • Pupils will learn about overcoming opponents, particularly in relation to handball.
  • Pupils will demonstrate how to outwit an opponent in a sporting situation.
  • Pupils will learn about decision making, coping with pressure, resilience, problem solving and tactics and strategies.
  • Pupils will learn about overcoming opponents, particularly in relation to handball.
  • Pupils will demonstrate how to outwit an opponent in a sporting situation.
  • Pupils will learn about decision making, coping with pressure, resilience, problem solving and tactics and strategies.

Dummy, fainting, faking, overload, information processing, working memory, selective attention, tactics and strategies.

Skills: coordination, balance, agility

Equipment Required

Ideally a ball, can be a cushion, teddy bear or a toilet roll

Content guidance

Physical activity required.

Supervision Level

Adult supervision recommended.