LESSON TITLE: Benchmark or Benchwarmer
CURRICULUM AREA: Science, 4.02, 4.03, 4.08
GRADE LEVEL: 7
What illnesses or injuries are basketball players likely to develop?
Students will predict illnesses or injuries an athlete is most likely to develop.
What are some illnesses or injuries students have experienced that affect playing sports?
COGNITIVE TEACHING STRATEGIES:
Students generate names of body systems
Students generate illnesses and injuries related to each system
Discuss ways athletes prevent illness or injury.
RE-TEACHING AND ENRICHMENT ACTIVITIES:
Re-teach Teacher-directed lesson
Have students predict treatment for each illness or injury.