March means lots of talk about the college basketball championships! We created these activities to engage students through the season of basketball madness. First up – a freebie! This Basketball Book Report is an easy format to follow for students when doing a book report. For a fun twist, we have a small basketball hoop attached to our classroom doors where students can take shots as well. This is great for March Madness!
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In this packet, students are to act like they’re the city hosting the championship game. They calculate the distance each of the last four teams have to travel, design the tickets, and more!
Basketball Game Board with 15 game cards
This basketball game board is a fun reward activity for all students. Plus the kids don’t even know that the game cards help them practice reading and following directions.
Favorite Basketball Team Social Networking Activity
Social media is popular with kids even if we don’t want to accept it. Students will create a social media profile page for their team and players. This is a fun and enjoyable activity for kids.
Vocabulary Basketball Game Activity
Watch student engagement soar with this fun vocabulary basketball game. Students will have 15 vocabulary cards and will need to follow specific directions in order to be able to play!
College Basketball Geography Activity
This three page geography activity has the students using an atlas to answer questions relating to the geographical locations of their basketball teams.
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Additional Basketball Madness Activities
In this activity, students are given ordered pairs to graph. Connect the dots to reveal a basketball related picture!
This persuasive writing activity will have your basketball lovers excited to write! In this scenario, they’re in charge of creating a new basketball franchise. They will need to tell where it will be located. What is the name of their team? They will also need to write a persuasive letter to sell their ideas! Interested in more persuasive writing activities like this one? Grab our bundle!
Your students will love these basketball themed activities ready to use in the classroom!