Year 1 and 2

Year 1-2 games are played at Queen Margaret College Gym, Term 3 fom 11am-2pm. The programme will run for 8 weeks.

For more information on this seasons programme please read this document.

2018 Y1-2 Detailed information

The aim of this programme is development fundamental skills. The programme consists of a 25 minute skills session followed by a 2x10 minute game of 4 aside netball.

The skills session is run by trained junior coordinators with support from 'Star Helpers'.

The game is played across one third of a full sized netball court (sideline to sideline). Goals are scored by shooting the ball into hoola hoops held by parents. The emphasis on equal participation.

 

Coaching or 'Star Helpers'

Coaches at Year 1 and 2 are refered to as Star Helpers. There is a compulsory star helper workshop run at the start of each season. Please keep an eye on our Facebook page for details of workshops and registeration.

Coaches are required for each group of 5 children entered by a school.

If you have any questions please contact year1and2@nsnetball.co.nz

 

Click here to download the Year 1 and 2 game information brochure.

 

click here to download the Year 1 and 2 rules.

 

 

 Weekly Skill development Sessions

Here is the list of activities for each session. Click on each activity to see an example of it on Youtube.

Week 1 : Balance

Tiger tiger

The orchard

Weave ball

 

Week 2 : Ball skills - passing

Target ball

Passing challenge

 

Week 3 :Ball skills - catching

Freeze

Wicked Witch

 

Week 4: Shooting

Shots up

Shooting relay

 

Week 5: Dodging

Tails

Treasure

 

Week 6: Pivoting

Spider squash

Ball tag

 

Week 7: Jumping

River jump

High tide / low tide

 

Week 8: Take-off

Rats and Rabbits

Dodge and collect