Copyright

Sportsmanship Lesson Plan

Instructor: Sharon Linde
This lesson plan will help you instruct your students about sportsmanship using a text lesson for guidance. Students will then show understanding in role playing and real-life situations.

Learning Objectives

After this lesson, students will be able to:

  • explain ways to show good sportsmanship
  • describe why good sportsmanship is important
  • identify good and poor sportsmanship in situations and offer guidance when necessary

Length

1 - 1.5 hours

Curriculum Standards

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.7.2

Determine two or more central ideas in a text and analyze their development over the course of the text; provide an objective summary of the text.

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.7.3

Analyze the interactions between individuals, events, and ideas in a text (e.g., how ideas influence individuals or events, or how individuals influence ideas or events).

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.RI.7.4

Determine the meaning of words and phrases as they are used in a text, including figurative, connotative, and technical meanings; analyze the impact of a specific word choice on meaning and tone.

  • CCSS.ELA-Literacy.SL.7.1

Engage effectively in a range of collaborative discussions (one-on-one, in groups, and teacher-led) with diverse partners on grade 7 topics, texts, and issues, building on others' ideas and expressing their own clearly.

Materials

  • Copies of the lesson Sportsmanship: Definition & Examples, one for each student
  • Role-playing task cards depicting sportsmanship situations
  • Balloons
  • Yarn
  • Scissors
  • Poster board
  • Markers

Key Vocabulary

  • Sportsmanship
  • Shake hands
  • Honesty
  • Stop play
  • Kind gestures
  • Take responsibility
  • Respect
  • Clapping
  • Sympathy

To unlock this lesson you must be a Study.com Member.
Create your account

Register to view this lesson

Are you a student or a teacher?

Unlock Your Education

See for yourself why 30 million people use Study.com

Become a Study.com member and start learning now.
Become a Member  Back
What teachers are saying about Study.com
Try it risk-free for 30 days

Earning College Credit

Did you know… We have over 200 college courses that prepare you to earn credit by exam that is accepted by over 1,500 colleges and universities. You can test out of the first two years of college and save thousands off your degree. Anyone can earn credit-by-exam regardless of age or education level.

To learn more, visit our Earning Credit Page

Transferring credit to the school of your choice

Not sure what college you want to attend yet? Study.com has thousands of articles about every imaginable degree, area of study and career path that can help you find the school that's right for you.

Create an account to start this course today
Try it risk-free for 30 days!
Create an account
Support