Nudge Up Cricket: Catching Star Skills

Key Stage:
  • Key Stage 1
  • Key Stage 3
  • Key Stage 2
  • Key Stage 4
  • Less than 30mins
  • A ball / pair of socks, cricket bat / frying pan
Led by:
  • Teacher
  • Self led by young people
Nudge Up Cricket: Catching Star Skills

Activity details

Nudge Up: Star skills is a cricket based catching activity that challenges students to throw and catch a ball in a variety of ways. 

  • Activity: Individual 
  • Purpose of activity: Increase pupil physical activity through an individual challenge 
  • Including all pupils: Ideas for differentiation included 
  • Space: Indoors / outdoors. Ensure the space is suitable for pupils to move around safely 
  • Equipment: A ball or socks, a cricket bat or frying pan


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