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Hit the Chicken

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Teams pass a volleyball to each other five times and then attempt to hit the chicken (or a poly spot) with the ball.

-Fundamental Movement Skills:

  • Manipulative Send

  • Volley

  • Forearm

  • Spike

-Equipment List:

  • One volleyball for every 5-7 players


-Equipment Link:

-Setting Up:

  • Players stand in a circle facing each other.

  • One player holds a volleyball

  • Place a rubber chicken on the ground in  the midle of the group.


  • Players pass the ball till four players have contacted the ball.

  • The fifth player then attempts to hit the chicken with the ball.

-Questions & Notes:

  • What makes it easiest to be able to strike the chicken?

  • Variation: Place a poly spot on the floor instead of a chicken--less violent and also easier to continue play.

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