Vocabuary basketbal is a fun literacy center to help students master tier-2 vocabulary words. This center targets students with a kinesthetic learning style. Students of all ages love this engaging literacy center and it is easily adapted to any language arts curriculum. Simply write your unit vocabulary words on the basktball word cards. Laminate the basketball word cards and glue the directions onto a file folder to create a durable center. Allow students to shoot a soft ball into a small trashcan after scoring points from correctly using the tier-2 words.