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Lesson overview:Throwing and catching in sport

  • Pupils will learn about throwing and catching, particularly in reference to striking and fielding.
  • Pupils will demonstrate accurate catching technique and they will demonstrate the correct throwing technique.
  • Pupils will learn about decision making, resilience, personal challenge and motivation.
  • Pupils will learn about throwing and catching, particularly in reference to striking and fielding.
  • Pupils will demonstrate accurate catching technique and they will demonstrate the correct throwing technique.
  • Pupils will learn about decision making, resilience, personal challenge and motivation.

Prediction of flight path, visual input, accuracy

Skills: footwork, positioning, coordination.

Equipment Required

Tennis ball, ball of socks

Content guidance

Physical activity required.

Supervision Level

Adult supervision recommended.