To try to catch a ball as many times in a row as possible.
-Fundamental Movement Skills:
One basketball and one tennis ball per pair of players.
One player holds a basketball (or other large ball like a volleyball...) with a tennis ball directly on top.
The other player stands opposite this player.
The player with the two balls drops the large ball and then the tennis ball will fly high into the sky.
The other player tries to catch the ball.
This is a cooperative game and partners work in pairs and count how many times in a row a player catches the ball.
-Questions & Notes:
What are keys to dropping the balls to make it easiest for your partner to catch a ball?
What are keys to prepare oneself for catching the ball?