Drill: Mini Golf
Equipment needed: 2 colored rings, 1 dodge ball per line
Instructors needed: 1 per Line
Description: The students will play a game where they must use specific aim to score. This drill will help to fine tune their fine motor skills by rolling towards two rings spaced close together.
Teaching SKILLZ:
EXTRINSIC MOTIVATION – If the student misses the ring, they have three jumping jacks.
VISUAL PROCESSING – The student must be able to roll the ball in a straight line to the ring, and make it through the ring without using too much power, or the ball might miss the ring.
Step 1
Divide your students into lines.
Step 2 – Setting Up the Drill:
For each line you will need an instructor holding two different colored rings.
Step 3 – Explain the Rules:
  • You are going to say a color of a ring.
  • Then the student must roll the ball without moving off their spot, and make it through the specified ring.
  • Give each student 3 tries per turn.
Step 4 – Takeaways:
  • Push the ball hard.
  • Push it straight.
  • Look before you roll.
Step 5
  • Continue until each student has 2 turns.
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