A fun, fast-paced basketball drill for kids - works on shooting free throws under pressure and high-speed ballhandling. Setup. Divide the team into two groups, and have them form two lines - the shooting team at the free throw line with two balls, and the dribbling team where the sideline meets baseline, each with their own ball.
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This is a great basketball drill for players to practice shooting with perfect form and also a for coaches to teach and correct shooting form. Setup: Players form three lines a couple of feet out from the basket. Use both ends of the court if possible so that kids get to take more shots. Every players has a basketball. How it Works:
No Dribble Offense Drill - This is one of the best half court offense drills out there. 7. No Dribble Advancement - This is a great variation of the no dribble drill that also removes shooting to get more repetitions. 8. 5 on 3 + 2 Fast Break Offense Drill - A great drill for improving your fast break offense.
Fun Basketball Drills Collection for Kids Dribbling Chicken fight 1 Basketball for each player Every player dribbles one basketball within a predetermined court (for 8 players e.g. inside the zone). Each player tries to knock out the other players’ balls or force him to double dribble or force him out of bounds.
Player starts with the ball in above their head and circles the ball clockwise around their neck, down to the waist, knees, and then ankles. Progressions: Increase the speed of movement. As the ball is circled around each body part, the player can slap the ball with one hand. change direction to anti-clockwise.
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Basketball Shooting Drills. Player 2 must then get into a shooting position and release a shot. This drill is then repeated with player 2 going back across to the left, and releasing a shot from there. Roles can then be switched. Progressions: Move further from the basket; Introduce a ball fake, dribble, and then release a shot from inside the key.
This resource includes six weeks of basketball lesson plans that progress and follow on from one another. They are suitable for years 4, 5 and 6.
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