• Court Sports & Racquet Sports Syllabus

     

    Teacher:  Mr. Jerry Curby MA,CSCS

    Phone: 439-4320 *1382

    Email: jerry.curby@hillsdaleschools.org

     

    Mens sana in compore sano!  -A sound mind in a sound body!

     

    Course Description

     

     

    Court Sports class will provide students withinstruction and an opportunity to develop skill and competitive ability in awide variety of individual and team sports. Students will also be expected to enhance their level of fitness andconditioning through regular fitness training throughout the nine-weekcourse.  Students are expected to gain aworking understanding of the rules and strategies in an assortment ofcompetitive activities and enhance their individual skills.  Students will also be asked to officiatethese sports from time to time.

    Students will be required to change intoappropriate attire daily and participate in all activities to the best of theirability.  Teamwork, sportsmanship and apositive attitude will be essential to success in this class.

     

    Grading will be assessed upon the following criteria:

    Participation        70%

     

    Knowledge &                

    Improvement        30%

     

    Missed participation time due to excused absencemust be made up to avoid reduction in class grade.

     

     

    Students should also bring a lock to securetheir belongings during class.  Pleasereport any injuries to Mr. Curby as soon as possible.  Inappropriate or unsafe behavior, bullying ortaunting will not be tolerated.

     

    Parents may contact Mr. Curby at 439-4320*232

    or email jerry.curby@hillsdaleschools.org

     

     

    Below is alist of the units that will be covered in Court/Racquet Sports:

     

    Strength Training

     

    Basketball

     

    Volleyball

     

    Team Handball

     

    Racquetball *

     

    Wallyball *

     

    Pickleball

     

    Badminton

     

    Indoor Soccer

     

    Floor Hockey

     

    Speed Ball

     

    Ping Pong

     

    Tennis

     

    * We will be traveling to Hillsdale College Sports Complex for theseactivities.