Mr. Kalin’s Olympics Unit Study Guide
Side Line Football: to pass or run the ball into the end zone for a touchdown
Tug of War: to pull your opponent by carrying the flag past a designated line
Wiffle Ball: to outscore your opponent by advancing runners around the bases
50/100m Dash: a race against the clock at top speed
Team Relay: entire team participates by running up to the end line and back for the fastest time
Baton/Team Relay: 2 fastest boys and 2 fastest girls per country race a lap around the gym trying to get the fastest time. Team relay every member of the country participates.
Team Handball: to outscore your opponents by passing the ball and scoring in the opponent’s goal. Players may run with the ball for three steps and must past the ball before a five second clock expires.
Obstacle Course: entire team goes through an obstacle course attempting to complete the course in the fastest time, without penalties.
Team Shoot Out: try to make as many baskets as possible as a team within the time limit.
Mat Pass: pass the matt down the length of the gymnasium, while lying on your back
Side Line Soccer: to outscore your opponent by passing the ball with your sideline and shooting on the opponent’s goal
King Pin: knock down your opponent’s pins while protecting your pins
Volleyball: score as many points as possible in the time given using volleyball skills
Team Knockout: eliminate your opponents by making your shot in before your opponent
Sportsmanship: fair and generous behavior or treatment of others, especially in a sports contest
Ways to show Sportsmanship:
- Play by the rules
- Play fair
- Stay positive and encourage teammates
- Show respect for team, opponents, and officials
- Win with class
- Lose gracefully