Drill: Bucket Ball
Equipment needed: 1 Dodge ball per student
Instructors needed: A few to Monitor
Description: The students will practice having good FOLLOWING skills by knowing when to put the dodge ball when his/ her name is called.
Step 1
Have everyone make a big circle
Step 2 – Setting Up the Drill:
Place a bucket in the middle of the circle.
Step 3 – Explain the Rules:
  • When you call the student’s name, he/ she will follow his/ her guardian and place the dodge ball in the bucket.
  • After everyone places their dodge ball in the bucket, next round they will follow his/ her guardian and grab a ball when their name is called.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Cheer for every student when it is his/ her turn.
  • Be patient don’t rush your student to get this done.
  • Encourage the student to help lead you to follow him/ her to the bucket.
Step 5
  • Continue as many times as you can until time is called (approximately 2-minutes).
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