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Football PE Unit: Best-Selling PE Curriculum

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TeacherPayTeachers #1 Best-Selling 6th-12th Grade Football Unit!!


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This Flag Football Unit is full of fun drills, Football play sheets, lead-up games, warm ups and stretches, frisbee games, football scrimmage, tournaments, and a unit study guide and written test! Perfect for Grades 6-12.


>> Integrated Skills Based, Content Based / Knowledge Based. The best of both worlds.

>> Aligned to MS/HS America’s National Physical Education Standards. 

>> Aligned to MS/HS Technical Subjects Common Core Standards.

>> Aligned to MS/HS Washington State’s rigorous Physical Education standards.



This 2 to 3-Week Flag Football Unit Includes:


1. Day-by-Day Teacher Directions

2. Skills breakdown with "Peer Grading Sheet"

3. Rules and Terms

4. Lead Up Games

5 Passing Plays and 3 Running Plays (on printable sheet)

6. Tournament Charts

7. Skills and Drills


Also Included:


  • 3 Stretching Routines
  • 3 Outdoor Conditioning Workouts
  • 5 Frisbee Games
  • Football Learning Targets
  • Learning Target posters and bulletin board
  • Physical Literacy Unit Check List
  • Peer Grading Sheet
  • Peer Grading Sheet 2
  • Conditioning Olympic Station Fun!
  • Jump Rope Skill/Endurance Tests


More About This 2 to 3-Week Flag Football Unit Includes:


  • Basic skills and positions taught with all players rotating through all positions so even those who aren't yet skilled at football can learn the skills and have success!
  • Then teacher can set up teams with the skilled players evened out among the teams, or have "Pro" and "Rec" games



Buyer Reviews:


  • "Easy to use."
  • "The whole class was engaged."
  • "Low-Prep. Thanks"
  • Very easy to use with my middle school students. Loved it!
  • "Amazing!"



Detailed Lesson Plans:


 WEEK 1:


-Intro to unit/Rules-(see day 1)

-Put into teams-teacher selection for fairness (6 teams of 10 players)




-Passing patterns

-Hand-off patterns


-Offensive plays practice



 WEEK 2:


-Let students divide themselves into PRO/REC and pick teams

-New PRO/REC team games

-Alternate activities: To help students explore many different fun and engaging activities and also find activities they may want to continue for life, this curriculum will encourage you to GIVE STUDENTS ALTERNATIVE ACTIVITY CHOICES FOR A FEW OF THE UNIT DAYS!



 WEEK 3+4:


-Team games

-Continue PRO/REC games

-Possibly add sand volleyball, soccer, or frisbee games


-Kicking (optional, or Pro teams only)

-Knowledge of terms-word puzzle `


★ This resource is taken from our #1 Best-Selling Full Year P.E. Program!



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      Customer Reviews

      Based on 18 reviews
      Susan M.

      Great resource!

      All that Prep

      I originally bought this for my grade 7 class. It was a little to old for them, and required more time then we had. I was able to use some of the drills and resources. It is very thorough and can be used for older students.

      Casandra C.

      Very easy to use with my middle school students. Loved it!

      Great! Thanks for the review.

      Briana E.

      Awesome resource thank you !

      Lisa A.

      Great for outdoor guided recess during teaching bubbles. Learn football, little equipment and physical education. The whole class was engaged.