Spar Lancashire School Games

Learn! Skill 9: Skipping

Aim: To develop your skipping skills.

Task 1: Complete the below activity seeing if you can understand the skipping skill and see how many skips it takes to get across your space.

Task 2: Complete it again but without the coloured markers.

Video Demonstration

Practice makes perfect – play the following game with a parent, carer or sibling

Points to help improve rolling

  • Start off with some marching – knees up, and utilising arms (raise right hand when left foot forward, raise left hand when right foot forward)
  • Use small movement’s first, then build it up as you get more confident.
  • Bigger strides and hopping further makes you quicker.
  • Repetition – keep practicing

Now you have practiced this skill why not try out our Challenge!
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