Skill: Sportsmanship
Drill: Dr. Dodgeball
Equipment needed: Even amount of balls for each team
Instructors needed: A few to monitor
Description: The students will develop their REACTION, SPEED and COORDINATION during a fast and fun game.
Step 1
  • Divide your class into two teams.
  • Mark a boundary in the middle of the mat to divide the two sides.
  • Each team will secretly pick on person on their team to be the doctor.
Step 2 – Explain the Rules:
  • If the ball hits you in the air then you are out and must sit down on the spot where you got hit.
  • You cannot return to play until your doctor taps you.
  • Once the doctor is hit, then no student can return to the game.
  • Grabbing the target and racing back to their spot before they get tagged.
  • The game is over after 5-minutes of play, or after all of the students on one team is sitting.
  • If time runs out, the team with the most people left is the winner.
Step 3 – Additional Rules:
  • If the ball bounces first, you are not out.
  • You cannot kick the dodge balls.
  • You cannot hold more than one dodge ball at a time.
  • You cannot hold onto a dodge ball for more than five seconds.
  • You cannot cross your team’s boundary.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Watch your throws and aim to the body.
  • Be sneaky about being the Dr!
  • Sit in the spot where you got hit by the ball.
Step 5
  • Continue for 3 rounds, switching sides each round.
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