When was it invented?
What kinds of sports do you usually do ? What is your favorite sports?
What is my favorite sports?
Do you think what is the most popular ball games in the world?
It is a much-loved and active sport. And it is widely played in over 200 countries including China, where has been played everywhere. =here and there
Who is your favorite basketball player?
In America, he plays for Huston Rockets, NBA (National Basketball Association).
Can you tell me something about it?
common sense 常识
basket net hoop
It is used for playing. shooting the ball in guiding the ball into the basket
common sense 常识 THE GAME
players 5 players play indoors or outdoors
time four parts 12 minutes aim team
get a ball on a wooden divide into into two teams the basket floor
pass the ball
move the ball
get ready to shoot fall down (to)
顺序,级别 rank 活动的 active indoors 在户内 create 创造;创作 wooden 木制的 knock 敲,击 knock into 撞上(某人) divide into 分开;划分 aim 目的;目标 basket 篮;筐 metal 金属
箍;铁环 hoop 射击;发射 shoot 在…的下面 below backboard 篮板;背板 guide 指导;带领 towards 朝着…的方向 球场,庭院 court 柏林 Berlin 发展;壮大 develop popularity 普及;流行 worldwide 世界性的; 世界范围的
James Naismith in the19th century When was it invented? in 1891 When was it played for the first time?
Who invented basketball? When did it become an Olympic Games? in 1936
1.Basketball is very popular in China. T
2. Basketball is played by over 100 million
people in China.
3. James Naismith was born in 1861. 1936.
4. Basketball became an Olympic event in 5. Chinese team won the match in Berlin
1. Why do many people like to play basketball in China? 2. How many people like to play basketball? Where
are they from?
3. How was basketball invented? 4. What is the aim of basketball? 5. When was the basketball invented? 6. Why were the Berlin Olympics important for
7. Name a professional basketball organization in America?
? For fun and exercise ? Over 100 million. Over 200 countries. ? It was invented by James Naismith. When he was at college, he created a new game that would be played indoors on a hard wooden floor. ? To get a ball into the basket. ? It was invented in 1891. ? It became an Olympic event and was risen worldwide. ? NBA=National basketball Association
be enjoyed by many people age
over 100 years
the number of people
over 100 million ______________
the number of countries
over 200 ______________
Now played everywhere factories parks
for fun and exercise
Do you know when basketball was invented?
If you travel around China you will notice a very popular activity everywhere you go basketball. This much-loved and active
sport is enjoyed by many, for fun and exercise . 200 countries
It is played by more than 100 million people in over 200 countries including China, where basketball has been played in parks, schools, and even in factories.
Paragraph 3 be invented by
name James Naismith where nationality Canada Game work doctor was born in 1861
knocking into On a hard play at college wooden floor players and indoors falling down
Basketball was invented by a Canadian doctor named James Naismith, who was born in 1861. When he was at college, his class was once asked to invente a new game that could be played indoors during the long winters. Dr. Naismith created a game to be played on a hard wooden floor, so the safety of the players was important. Knocking into players and falling down would be dangerous.
Paragraph 4 How to play
the men into two teams to get a ball into the basket: a net hanging from a metal hoop
equipment ball, net, metal hoop, basket, backboard Course (过程) 1. get (catch) a ball 2. throw (pass) the ball to each other 3. move towards one end of the court shoot from below the basket and may use 4.
the backboard for guiding the ball into the basket
Dr Naismith divided the men in his class into two teams, and taught them how to play his new game. The aim of basketball is for players to get a ball into the “basket” : a net hanging from a metal hoop. Players shoot from below the basket and may use the “backboard” for guiding the ball into the basket. Players move towards one end of the court while throwing the ball to each other.
Paragraph 5 The history of basketball
The first game Became an Olympic event when On December in 1936 , in Berlin 21st, 1891. Since the popularity of basketball has risen then worldwide.
The number of foreign players in NBA
has increased, has also become a more popular sport for people to watch
Many young people
dream of becoming famous basketball players
It is believed that on December 21st,1891, the first basketball game in history was played. Then in 1936 in Berlin, it became an Olympic event. A team from China took part, and although they didn’t win they used the experience to help develop the game at home. Since then, the popularity of basketball has risen worldwide, and the number of foreign players in America’s NBA (National Basketball Association) has increased. Basketball has also become a more popular sport for people to watch, and many young people dream of becoming famous basketball players.
first played in 1891 Olympic event in 1936
move the ball parks schools NBA shoot the basket
exercise basket backboard
Would you like to play on China’s national basketball team one day?
Make a list of good and difficult things about being a basketball player.
It’s good to be a basketball It’s difficult to be a basketball player because… player because…
it keep you healthy
you must practice a lot to become good at it.
It’s good to be a basketball player because …
It’s difficult to be a basketball player because…
What’s the most important for a team to win the game?