September newsletter for grades 3-8

Happening this month… FLAG FOOTBALL

This month we are beginning our Football Unit in PE class. We will be learning how to grip, throw, and catch a football. Once we master our basic skills, we will put them all together in order to play ultimate football and flag football.

 

Football questions you can discuss with your child.

In football, explain what the line of scrimmage is.

A touchdown in football is worth points.

The game of football is started with a jump ball. (True of False)

In football, the team that has the ball is called the offense. (True of False)

In football, the offense has how many tries to move the ball 10 yards?

A football field is yards long.

A field goal in football is worth how many points?