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Students will work on volleyball skills and the following: Offer quality, quantity, variety and equity in sporting activities Encourage participation and skill development by everyone Promote enjoyable and satisfying competition while discouraging the “win at all costs” attitude Promote fair play and good sporting behavior involved Establish a sound foundation for activity throughout life and for higher level of sport.


Northside Afterschool Enrichment Programs

Badge Type: skill

Expected Duration: 6 weeks


  1. [required] Serving Skills: LIFT - palm flat and facing up, ball stays on hand until contact
  2. [required] Serving Skills: Step – small, natural step with opposite foot (right-handers: step with left) taken as arm begins backward motion
  3. [required] Serving Skills : Hand Contact - contact with closed fist under ball
  4. [required] Setting Skills : Hand position on ball - form a triangle on ball with thumbs and index fingers, then spread apart so that hands wrap around sides of ball
  5. [required] Setting Skills: Ball contact - hands should be up at forehead when contacting ball , ALWAYS set from near the forehead
  6. [required] Passing Skills: Base - feet at least shoulder width or a bit wider. bend at knees, not at waist to keep body and platform beneath the ball
  7. [required] Passing Skills: Shuffle to ball - in moving to where the ball is, shuffle your feet, keeping knees bent and hips/head in a straight, vertical line
  8. [required] Teamwork: Players communicate effectively with each other positively and follow player’s code of behavior
  • Yoga

    During this club experience students will: Develop a strong and flexible body Increase balance, body awareness, and coordination Improve posture Help reduce injuries Relieve anxiety and stress Teach students how to relax Improve concentration Help students get creative Help develop discipline and self-control

  • Culinary (Phase II) Calculating cost of a meal from a recipe

    Students will cook several recipes learning to calculate the cost of a meal after following a recipe

  • Kickball Club

    Students will learn skills and rules needed to play kickball. Students will be expected to demonstrate good sportsmanship and work collaboratively with their team.

  • Mindful Coloring

    Students will practice Mindful Coloring and its positive effects: Your brain experiences relief by entering a meditative state Stress and anxiety levels are lowered Negative thoughts are expelled as you take in positivity Focusing on the present helps you achieve mindfulness Unplugging from technology promotes creation over consumption Coloring can be done by anyone, not just artists or creative types

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