In this activity, work in teams, one team starts with a shuttle and uses throws to team mates. Each successful throw and catch scores a point. If the shuttle is dropped, shuttle goes to the other team. The opposing team tries to intercept the shuttle.
When shuttle is dropped possession goes to the other team. The game is played in a defined area and can be played on time or points.
Lesson 12: Midcourt Development
May – Balloon Tap Relay Game
In this activity, pupils work in teams. Line up at one end of hall. Each team is given a balloon and they must run down the hall and back tapping the balloon with their hands to prevent the balloon from touching the floor – and passes the balloon to the next person in the team. If they can do this
April – Mirror Chase with Throwing
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. Lesson 7: Serve and Rally https://youtu.be/SaiVMocTrnI Video available
March – Net Singles
Pupils work in pairs on half court playing net rallies starting with backhand low serve. In this activity, allow pupils to play on larger area and using both forehand and backhand net shots (split step, chasse and lunge). Lesson 7: Serve and Rally https://youtu.be/fPg6ukGgF1Y Video avai
February – Chasse and Hit: Backhand Side
This activity basically has the same activity with L5V3 Chasse and hit: forehand side. Teacher needs to repeat the exercise in L5V3 to the other side of the court. Lesson 5: Revision Games https://youtu.be/3UCI-V_X0EU Video available in Spanish
October – Forehand Lift: “Merry- Go-Round” and Hit: Forehand Side
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. Lesson