Coaching 1st Grade Basketball Tips: 12 Drills & Ideas

Coaching 1st grade basketball can be a huge challenge. It is important to have the players use smaller balls (youth size), shoot on lower hopes, and play with less the 5 players on a team. It can be hectic, but we highly recommend that each player have a ball to...

Coaching 1st Grade Basketball: Teaching Lay-ups

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1st Grade Basketball: BEEF = Good Shooting Form

There is a disclaimer to this blog, most 1st graders will struggle with shooting the ball correctly, however a few may learn the correct form, but ALL players should know the BEEF fundamentals of the shot, even they can not properly execute the fundamentals. For a...

1st Grade Basketball: The Numbers Game Scrimmage

The numbers game is a great alternative to a 5 on 5 game. Playing 5 on 5 at the 1st grade level is chaotic, with not much positive happening. Limiting the number of players allows for more ball touches  for each players, more development, and more fun. The players...