Harry the ant educates your students on the benefits of exercise and his insect pals teach the fundamentals of volleyball in this adorable story of bugs playing with bubbles. Teach your students to serve, pass, set, and spike using developmentally appropriate equipment and maximum participation lessons. Increase student communication skills and teamwork with progressive partner and small group activities.
This teacher resource includes a fictional story, Physical Education, English Language Arts and Math Standards, four lesson plans, bulletin board ideas, vocabulary words, and rubrics for serving, passing, and setting.
Pre-test your students' tracking, eye-hand coordination, and spatial awareness skills. Introduce basic individual volleying skills.
Continue teaching and practicing passing, setting and hitting skills with partners.
Work in small groups to teach volleyball strategy and communication skills.
Introduce serving and spiking skills in a maximum participation setting.