STEM VOLLEYBALL SUPPLEMENTAL CURRICULUM
STEM Volleyball is an engaging educational enrichment program that includes an eight (8) module supplemental curriculum manual that is equal parts education, physical activity and fun. This curriculum has lessons for 3rd, 4th and 5th graders as well as another set of lessons for 6th, 7th and 8th grade students that is aligned to Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS), and/or Common Core State Standards (CCSS) and/or National Standards for K-12 Physical Education.
About the STEM Volleyball Curriculum
Looking for a great way to spike interest in volleyball? Our STEM Volleyball program is a fantastic platform that is easy to implement, attractive to young players and features a standardized, turnkey supplemental curriculum that looks at the science, technology, engineering and math behind the great game of volleyball.
The STEM Volleyball program serves up strategic STEM-based activities with basic volleyball gameplay along with recent technological and engineering advancements that have enhanced the game.
This enables students the opportunity to get behind the sport they love with eight different modules and lessons that volley around the game such as:
- Learning the science of force, acceleration and mass and Newton’s second law of motion
- Discovering the technology behind optimal serving speed
- Understanding the engineering design process and creating solutions to problems
- Using math to measure the area and perimeter of a volleyball court
The net result of the STEM Volleyball program? Students will become critical thinkers, gain cognitive skills and deeper introspection...and not just during game play. They will learn life skills with transferable, real-life applications during their experience and they will really dig it!
STEM Volleyball Kits
In addition to the teacher's manual, each STEM Volleyball kit includes six (6) Molten First Touch Volleyballs, six (6) Molten Soft Touch Volleyballs, and six (6) Molten Recreational Volleyballs. Additionally, each kit includes one (1) Bushnell radar gun, six (6) ribbon spools, six (6) masking tape rolls, one (1) package of 12-inch latex balloons, one (1) weight scale, six (6) 25-foot tape measures, one (1) box of 500 toothpicks, one (1) package of 100 straws, one (1) spool of fishing line, and two (2) Molten ball bags, one (1) ball pump, one (1) set of inflation needles.
A single kit is priced at $1,435.00.
Each STEM Volleyball no-sports equipment Kit is priced at $1,049.00. Items removed and thus needed: Six (6) Molten First Touch Volleyballs, six (6) Molten Soft Touch Volleyballs, and six (6) Molten Recreational Volleyballs. and two (2) Molten ball bags, one (1) ball pump, and one (1) set of inflation needles.
Each STEM Volleyball Manual only is priced at $749.00
Curriculum Breakdown – Grades 3rd, 4th & 5th
The Volleyball Court
Geometry of a Volleyball Net
Speed of the Volleyball
Calculating Total Force
Curriculum Breakdown - Grades 6th, 7th & 8th
Intricacies of a Volleyball Court
Communication and Drills
Kinetic Energy and Speed
Calculating Total Force