Basketball: Dribbling & Shooting Challenges

Key Stage:
  • Key Stage 3
  • Key Stage 4
  • Less than 30mins
  • Basketballs, cones, markers, bibs
Led by:
  • Teacher
  • School staff
  • Young Leaders
Basketball: Dribbling & Shooting Challenges
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Activity details

Basketball has three fun, skill development challenges based on dribbling the ball with control, shooting with accuracy, and modified team play. 

  • Number of participants: Group 
  • Purpose of Activity: Increase pupil physical activity through fun personal challenges and team competition 
  • Including all pupils: STEP framework included 
  • Pupil Roles: Participant, leader, official 
  • Space: Indoors - ensure the space is suitable for dribbling and shooting activities plus team play half court 
  • Equipment: Basketballs, cones, markers, bibs


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