Balance is very important to control movements in badminton, for example, lunge movements and landing after jumps. In this activity, pupils work in pairs facing each other standing on one leg. They have to maintain balance whilst throwing and catching a shuttle to each other.
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June – “The Golf Game”
In the Golf Game activity, pupils practice the high serve, they must hit the shuttle from the starting point into a target with few shots as possible. To hit as far as possible they use the movement of underarm rotation. Beginners can flick the shuttle out of hand so that they don’t miss it. Fo
May – “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 https://youtu.be/BKPe
April- “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”. Another things are increase the distance between partners and start with shorter distance and gradually increase the difficulty. Lesson 9: Forehand Li
March – “Throwing Game”
Pupils work in groups ideally about 6. Every child has a shuttle, beanbag or sponge ball. Pupils throw the shuttle/beanbag/ball; as high as possible, as far as possible and/or combination of the two using a target. Lesson 11: Midcourt Drives https://youtu.be/mbU1dzxomU8 Video available
February – “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 https://youtu.be/hhThChOm_RY