Basketball

Basketball History

This madehow article can be used to help students understand some of the history behind basketball and how a basketball is made.

Pass Types

This video shows students the basic three types of passes - chest, bounce, and overhead - and even incorporates a more difficult pass into the mix.

Calculating Calories

Every activity, including our own STEM Basketball Module 6.0, has its own Metabolic Equivalent of Task (MET) value that reflects how much oxygen your body consumes doing the activity. The University of South Carolina has published one of the most extensive charts available on MET’s. It can be found here.