Throwing for accuracy

In this lesson, we will have the opportunity to develop your throwing for accuracy skills and techniques as well as learn the fundamental skills and techniques needed for a push (Shot Putt) throw.

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which 4 of the following are throwing events in athletics?

Select four (4) boxes

1/3

Q2.In athletics, all throws take place from a stationary position. True or false?

2/3

Q3.What is the men's world record for javelin?

3/3

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Quiz:

Intro quiz - Recap from previous lesson

Before we start this lesson, let’s see what you can remember from this topic. Here’s a quick quiz!

Q1.Which 4 of the following are throwing events in athletics?

Select four (4) boxes

1/3

Q2.In athletics, all throws take place from a stationary position. True or false?

2/3

Q3.What is the men's world record for javelin?

3/3

Video

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Worksheet

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Quiz:

Throwing for accuracy

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.In an throwing competition, where does the athletics official measure?

1/3

Q2.Accuracy is extremely important for throwers. What happens if the object lands outside of the marked areas?

2/3

Q3.The shot put technique is different to the other throwing techniques. How? (Select 2 answers)

Select two (2) boxes

3/3

This quiz includes images that don't have any alt text - please contact your teacher who should be able to help you with an audio description.

Quiz:

Throwing for accuracy

Don’t worry if you get a question wrong! Forgetting is an important step in learning. We will recap next lesson.

Q1.In an throwing competition, where does the athletics official measure?

1/3

Q2.Accuracy is extremely important for throwers. What happens if the object lands outside of the marked areas?

2/3

Q3.The shot put technique is different to the other throwing techniques. How? (Select 2 answers)

Select two (2) boxes

3/3

Lesson summary: Throwing for accuracy

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