Football/Soccer Session (Beginner): JASA Spark 2 (Start Time: 2014-03-21 18:00:00)

Profile Summary

JASA Coastal Surge
Name: JASA Coastal Surge
City: Jacksonville
Country: United States of America
Rank: Elite – 1 points
Membership: Adult Member
Sport: Football/Soccer
Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Paint the Field

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Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Paint the Field
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Learning Objectives

Technical Technical
Ball control
Technical Tactical
Spacial awarness/boundries
Technical Physical
warming up running stretching
Technical Psychological
listening and following directions
Technical Social
sharing space with other

Paint the Field (10 mins)

1. Players use their ball as a paint brush and paint the field. Encourage them to dribble/paint every part of the field

2. "freeze" to get them to stop and listen. Foot on the ball in the control position. (squashing the bug).

3. During "squash the bug" you can have them execute warm up activies like A.hold the ball high over head/bend low to touch toes B.hop like a rabbit. Hop fwd back left right C.run in place


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Cookie Monster

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Learning Objectives

Technical Technical
Ball control
Technical Tactical
avoid trouble defender/boundries
Technical Physical
dribble fast away from trouble
Technical Psychological
listen & follow directions/shar space w/others

Cookie Monster (10 mins)

The coach is the "Cookie Monster" Their ball is the cookie. Ask them to shout their favorite cookie. Show a lot of excitement over the cookie selection. If you get their cookie put the ball under your shirt to show the cookie/ball is in your belly. The players must then ask politly "may i have my cookie please" Stress manners and respect. Please and thank you.

They need to get use to someone taking their ball. Variation: Take the Cookie/ball with your feet and have the kids get the ball back using their feet. Coaches must be willing to be silly and act like the cookie monster. Encourage the players to keep the ball close as they dribble. "little kicks or baby kicks'. Show the kids a ball far away and a ball close, ask them the difference. Dont let them Panick and "just kick the ball".


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Everyone Scores

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Learning Objectives

Technical Technical
Ball control/head up
Technical Tactical
Direction/which goal/boundries
Technical Physical
speed running with ball
Technical Psychological
listening and following directions
Technical Social
sharing space with other

Everyone Scores (10 mins)

A. Split the players into two teams w/ both groups wearing pinnies

B. Have the players line up on opposite endlines stressing their teams "homebase"

C. One at a time select players to dribble to the other end and score a goal. Stress the correct

direction and boundries. Celebrate each goal and encourage the kids to celebrate or dance for

each goal.

D. On your direction have all players dribble from their "homebase" to the other end to score. Focus

on the proper direction and boundries


Football/Soccer Session Plan Drill (Colour): Scrimmage

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Learning Objectives

Technical Technical
Ball control/head up
Technical Tactical
Direction/which goal/boundries
Technical Physical
speed running with ball
Technical Psychological
listening and following directions/Participation

Scrimmage (10 mins)

only coach participation, correct direction, and boundries

put all balls away but two. One for the game and one for the coach to restart game when the ball goes out. Have players "freeze" when ball goes out. Restart game from anywhere and have parents/spectators retrieve ball.

Collect equipment and review. Boundries, respect (please and thank you).


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