Spar Lancashire School Games
Learn! Skill 5: Catching & Receiving
Aim: To develop the skill of receiving and catching
Task 1: Complete the below activity throwing with one hand and catching with 2 hands
Task 2: Complete it again but try catching with 1 hand
Practice makes perfect – play the following game with a parent, carer or sibling
Points to help improve catching
- Always watch the ball
- Hands and/or fingers need to be touching to create a “net” under the ball
- Hands are different for different sized balls
- Once the item is in your hands bring it in to your chest.
Now you have practiced this skill why not try out our Challenge!
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