Name _____________________________
Pickle ball, Volleyball, Basketball
1. If a volleyball player makes contact with the ball with an open palm in an underhand fashion this violation
is called ____________________________
2. The proper steps of a left handed lay up are ____________, _____________, take off on _____________
foot with _____________ knee and ____________ hand pushing towards the basket.
3. The server in pickle ball must start on the __________________ side of the court and serve diagonally.
Question 4 and 5. 40pts per question. Choose two of the following 5 Writing assignments and write a 1 ½ to 2
page response. ( 5 – 7 paragraphs)
Camp Director
Volleyball players
Broken Pickleball Paddle
The class
PE class
Come to my Volleyball camp. (Discuss
history, rules, skills, and game play.)
Provide an explanation of how to properly
play the game of pickleball. Within your
lecture discuss the importance of good
Teach the class how to properly play the
game of basketball. Discuss the rules,
offensive and defensive strategies, skills
required, and scoring.
Although there are many types of exercises, the body’s response to it varies. Using an example from
literature, history, science, film, or your own experience or observation, write an essay analyzing a
particular response to exercise and the effect of that response on the body.
Think carefully about the issue presented in the following excerpt and the assignment below.
Experts seem to agree that people benefit from the increased number of choices available to them in
modern society. For instance, if consumers can decide from among a hundred breakfast cereals or
dozens of types of cell phones, they ought to be able to find the product that is best for them. But with
so many choices available, people can never be sure they chose the right thing. They agonize over
every choice.
Adapted from Gregg Easterbrook, The Progress Paradox
Assignment: Do people benefit more from having many choices or few choices? Plan and write an
essay in which you develop your point of view on this issue. Support your position with reasoning and
examples taken from your reading, studies, experience, or observations. (Possible topics to think
about the options that you have in PE, the weight room, diet plans, BHS sports teams, or other
players to pass to.)