In the second half of the last night's basketball game, Grace Washington, went up for a rebound then pivoted sharply upon landing to avoid a defensive player. As she landed, Grace screamed in pain when her knee blew and she crumpled to the floor. As the coach helped Grace up from the floor, someone heard her say, "Why does this happen so often to girls?"
(This scenario develops during a 3 week unit. Complementary lesson activities are included.)