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Outdoor Education: A Trick for Taking Better Campfire Photographs
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comOutdoor Education: A Trick for Taking Better Campfire Photographs

A feature available on most digital cameras will allow you to take better campfire photographs.... keep reading..

Baseball/Softball: German Baseball
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comBaseball/Softball: German Baseball

A baseball leadup game in which defensive players put out baserunners by hitting them with a Nerf ball. Good for physical education classes or as a change of pace for varsity practices.... keep reading..

Tennis: 3-Ball Rotation
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comTennis: 3-Ball Rotation

A tennis tournament format in which players who lose three points rotate out of the game. Excellent method for large physical education classes or varsity teams with limited court space.... keep reading..

Basketball: Four-Second End-Game Play From the Sideline
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comBasketball: Four-Second End-Game Play From the Sideline

A basketball play you can run with less four seconds left on the clock and an in-bounds pass from the sideline.... keep reading..

Badminton: Two-Shuttle-Down Leadup Game for Physical Education Class
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comBadminton: Two-Shuttle-Down Leadup Game for Physical Education Class

A badminton leadup game in which players use the overhand throw instead of a badminton racquet to win points. Good for teaching the overhand throw and basic swing movements to physical education students.... keep reading..

Volleyball: Limit Arm Movement When Setting the Volleyball
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comVolleyball: Limit Arm Movement When Setting the Volleyball

Too much arm movement is a common error among physical education students learning to set the volleyball. A good starting position for the hands can correct this problem.... keep reading..

Wrestling: Shark Bait Game
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comWrestling: Shark Bait Game

A wrestling game in which the goal is to make as many takedowns as possible against rotating opponents.... keep reading..

Tennis: The Four-Second Game for Physical Education Class
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comTennis: The Four-Second Game for Physical Education Class

A group tennis game in which players making a successful shot must sprint to the other side of the court to become the "Champ."... keep reading..

Baseball/Softball: Green Monster Fielding Game
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comBaseball/Softball: Green Monster Fielding Game

A baseball leadup game that develops the ability to make diving catches.... keep reading..

Volleyball: Height & Position of the Hands When Blocking
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comVolleyball: Height & Position of the Hands When Blocking

When blocking, the hands should lower, wider and angled in a different position than the one most beginners assume.... keep reading..

Outdoor Education: Apply Hand Pressure at the Knee, Not the Thigh When Ascending Steep Hills
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comInefficient Technique: Applying Downward Pressure to the Mid-Thigh

When using the hands to assist in ascending a steep hill, outdoor education students should apply downward pressure at the knee not the mid-thigh.... keep reading..

Badminton: Watch for a Lateral Weight Shift to Neutralize a Rushing Serve Receiver
Dick Moss, Editor, Physical Education Update.comBadminton: Watch for a Lateral Weight Shift to Neutralize a Rushing Serve Receiver

To counter an aggressive serve receiver, serve to the side opposite a lateral weight shift.... keep reading..

XC Running: An Intense Warmup Routine for XC & Distance Running Races
Dick Moss, Editor, Physical Education Update.comXC Running: An Intense Warmup Routine for XC & Distance Running Races

A distance running warmup that includes a three-minute hard repetition can be more effective than the traditional jog-drills-and strides routine.... keep reading..

Basketball: Protect the Ball Pivot Drill
Steve MarksBasketball: Protect the Ball Pivot Drill

A drill that teaches players to use the pivot to create space and protect the ball.... keep reading..

Swimming: Water Polo Sprints
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comSwimming: Water Polo Sprints

A game in which swimmers chase a ball tossed by the student who was first to reach the ball after the previous toss.... keep reading..

Volleyball: Stance Tip - Keep the Hands In Your Field of Vision
Dick Moss, Editor, PE Update.comVolleyball: Stance Tip - Keep the Hands In Your Field of Vision

How a good defensive stance will improve your students' eye-hand coordination when playing volleyball.... keep reading..

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