1. Bounce the Ball 拍球
Try to bounce the ball with your fingers. Push the ball towards the ground and it will bounce back up.
2. Dribble the Ball 运球
Now that you got the hang of bouncing the ball, let\’s try to dribble the ball. Just walk while you bounce. This is called dribbling.
3. Throw / Toss the Ball 扔球
Baby, throw / toss the ball in the air.
4. Pass the Ball 传球
Baby, pass the ball to mommy. Just throw it in the air, but towards mommy.
5. Catch the Ball 接球
Mommy is going to pass the ball back to you. Keep your arms out and try to catch it.
6. Basketball Court 篮球场
Now that you have nailed down the basic skills, let’s go play at the basketball court.
7. Tip off 开球
Let mommy tip off the game.
8. Basket / Hoop 篮框
Baby, do you see the basket / hoop? Can you try to throw the ball into the basket / hoop?
9. Shoot the Ball 投篮
When you are ready, try to aim at the basket and shoot the ball.
10. Backboard 篮板
You can also shoot the ball at the backboard so that the ball bounces back into the basket.
11. Football Field 足球场
This football field is so nice. The grass is so green.
12. Start the Game / Kick off 开球
Who wants to start the game / kick off?
13. Kick the Ball 踢球
Sweet heart, try to kick the ball with the tip of your foot to make it roll forward.
14. Head the Ball 顶球
You can also try to head the ball by using your head to control the ball when it\’s in the air. Be careful and don\’t hurt yourself.
15. Goal 球门
Your sister will be the goal keeper and she will try to keep the ball from crossing the goal. Can you try to kick the ball into the goal? Don’t let your sister stop the ball.
16. Shoot the Ball 射门
When you dribble the ball close enough to the goal, you can shoot the ball.
17. Score 球进
Wow. We scored! Give me five!
18. Pick up / Collect the Ball 捡球
Could you please go pick up / collect the ball?
19. Dodge the Ball 躲球
Oh no, a ball is flying towards us. Quickly, dodge from it.
20. Steal the Ball 断球
You’d better watch out baby. Your brother is trying to steal the ball while you dribble.