In this activity, pupils remain in pairs facing each other. One pupil holds a bean bag (or shuttle) and is the “leader”. The “leader” throws the bean bag and the “chaser” tries to catch it and return it.
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February – Hitting With Change Of Grip
In this activity, Teacher needs to use hoops or draw targets on the wall. Pupils work in pairs and practice hitting targets using change of grips hitting a shuttle thrown by partner (with or without net). Lesson 2: Grip Changes and Footwork[vc_btn title="More Shuttle Time videos"
January – Balance The Racket
The main teaching points for teacher in this activity is using variation with pupils forming circle and teacher signals “left” or “right”. Other things are to increase the distance between partners and start with shorter distance and gradually increase the difficulty. Lesson 9: Fo
December – Forehand Lift Merry Go Round
In this activity, groups of 4-6 pupils start from the centre of the court. Teacher/helper throws shuttles and one by one the pupils execute forehand lift by using start, split step and lunge. In this activity, when working with “multi-shuttles” be aware of shuttles lying on the courts.
November – Dynamic Balance
Each player has a shuttle and standing on one leg. In Dynamic Balance activity teacher will emphasize balance techniques and a controlled pace of exercise. Pupils place the shuttle as far in front themselves as possible and returns to standing position on one leg without falling over. Then, remaini
October – Group Feed With Choice
This activity requires work in groups, pupils form a line in front of feeder. Feeder has the choice to throw to the left or right. No need for net or court in this activity but feeder needs to give sufficient time for pupils to achieve objectives. Lesson 5: Revision Games[vc_btn
September – Net King
In Net King activity, ensure use of correct grip, early impact with the shuttle, moving at all times using split step, chasses and lunge back and forth – racket up and use timed games for larger groups to avoid waiting times. Lesson 6: Revision Games[vc_btn title="More Shuttle