ERIC Number: ED095112
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
Fast Pitch Softball, Physical Education: 5551.10.
This course outline is a guide for teaching the principles and fundamentals of softball in grades 7-12. The course format includes lectures, skills practice, films, game situations, class tournaments, and tests that focus on mastery of skills, understanding rules, development of techniques using team strategy and tactics, and class competition. Course content includes the following: (a) history of softball; (b) terminology; (c) description of game; (d) playing courtesies; (e) social and ethical values; (f) care and selection of equipment and area; (g) safety procedures; (h) rules and regulations chart; (i) techniques and fundamentals; and (j) strategy and tactics. Learning activities include warm-up exercises, lead-up games and variations, drills, and skills practice techniques. Resources for teacher and students are recommended. A skill test is outlined. (A five-item bibliography is included.) (PD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.