Basketball Modifications

Games & Activities for kids & adults of all ages

10+
kids
3-5
grade
6
fives
5+
min.
  • Development Goals: To develop observation skills and tactile development
  • Skills: Teamwork and keeping a rhythm

Ready...

Equipment Needed: Basketball or beeper ball

Before you start:

  • Divide players into 2 teams.

SET...

  • Use various size balls (size, weight, texture, color)

  • Allow traveling and two hand dribble

  • Disregard three second lane violation

  • Use larger/lower goal

  • Slow the pace, especially when first learning

  • If student uses wheelchair, allow him to hold ball on his lap while pushing wheelchair

  • Use beeper ball, radio under basket for individual with visual impairment

GO!

Have fun!

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