Do you know when basketball was invented?
Before You Read
List eight sports played in China.
Sport football volleyball Rank Sport basketball skating swimming Rank
table tennis baseball
a metal hoop
It’s a net hanging from a metal hoop.
The backboard is used for guiding the ball into the basket.
We divided players two teams into___________. The aim（目标） of the game:
get the ball into the “basket” ________________________
How can you get the ball into the basket?
throw the ball…
get the ball into the basket backboard move the ball use the __________for guiding the ball into the basket towards …
shoot ______from below the basket
catch the ball
China’s CBA history
Which are NOT mentioned(没提及)in the passage?
Paragpaph 1—2 Be played in the world Be played in China
When Popularity (流行)
everywhere you go(你所到之处)
Over a hundred years ago Is enjoyed by many for fun and exercise
Be played abroad the number of More than 100 million people people the number of In over 200 countries including China countries
Paragrapgh 3 be invented by
name James Naismith
Canadian Game floor
was born In 1861
danger Knocking into （与．．相撞）players and falling down
During Hard the long wooden winters (木制的)
Paragraph 4 How to play Two teams Divide分组 Get a ball into the basket Aim目标 Equipment A ball , a net hanging from a metal hoop 设备 and a backborad catch the ball Course (过程)
Move towards(朝向) one end of the court(球场) and throw the ball to each other Shoot(投) from below the basket
Paragraph 5 The history of basketball
The first game Became an Olympic event
On December 21st 1891
Many young people
The number of foreign players in NBA
Has risen worldwide (全球上升)
Dream of becoming famous basketball players
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Now played everywhere
for fun and
10 team players
two teams get a ball into the basket
Read carefully to find out the language points.
环游中国 travel around China 你所到之处 everywhere you go 为了娱乐和锻炼 for fun and exercise 在大学里 at college 在漫长的冬天 during the long win
ter 发明一种运动 create a game ….的安全 the safety of…. 撞到…上 knock into 摔倒 fall down 把… 分成…
the aim of… …的目的 guide …into 引导…进入… 向球场的另一端移动 move towards one end of the court It is believed 被认为 in history 在 历史上
since then 自从那时 the popularity of basketball 篮球的流行程度 在全世界范围内提升 rise worldwide dream of doing 梦想做…
3b After You Read
Answer the following questions.
1. Who invented basketball? The Naismith invented basketball. 2. Why were the Berlin Olympics important for basketball? The popularity of basketball has risen worldwide since then. 3. What is the aim of basketball? For fun and exercise. 4. Name a professional basketball organization in America. NBA
Discuss the good things and difficult things about being a basketball player.
It’s good to be a basketball player because…
it keeps you healthy.
It’s difficult to be a basketball player because…
you must practice a lot to become good.