Full Count Lessons & Activities
Want your child to have access to baseball's power to teach from home? Starting Monday, March 16th, we will be adding resources daily during school closures in effect to slow/stop the spread of coronavirus in our communities. Access our daily links below or follow us on Facebook.
Wednesday, April 1st
Today's lesson is a challenge from our partners at Portland Diamond Project. PDP's own Mike Barrett has issued a challenge to all ballplayers (kids or kids at heart) to record your own Bat Flip video while you #stayhomesavelives
Watch the Bat Flip Challenge Video to Learn More
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Tuesday, March 31st
Today's lesson is a fun introduction to design for your youth using research, inspiration, and color choice.
Design Your Own Sports Team Logo
Monday, March 30th
Today's lesson is a worksheet we love from Education.com that teaches kids the positions on a baseball field and also how to locate items on a map or grid.
On the Baseball Field Grid Worksheet
Friday, March 27th
In honor of Social Emotional Learning day (#selday), we are sharing one of our favorite activities that our Full Count Program Mentors do with our youth to boost self confidence and also encourage positive relationships.
Ballplayer of the Week
Thursday, March 26th
Happy #OpeningDayAtHome! Our friends at Major League Baseball have put together an impressive lineup of classic modern games for you to watch all day today on several channels and social media outlets — watch on your phone, tablet, or computer or you can tune in to MLB Network, FS1 or ESPN2 for a Homerun Derby Marathon!
Link to schedule of Games
And we developed this especially fun #OpeningDayAtHome BINGO activity for you to do with the child or children in your home while you are watching. Play Blackout or play a horizontal, vertical, or diagonal line to win (get creative with how your child fills in each square!)
Download #OpeningDayAtHome BINGO Cards
Wednesday, March 25th
Popcorn Game provided by our partner Playworks Pacific Northwest
Download Playworks #PlayAtHome Guide and tune in on Facebook at 11:00 am, 1:00 pm, and 3:00 pm daily for live recess 5 days per week
Tuesday, March 24th
Mistake Ritual Lesson provided by our partner Positive Coaching Alliance
Read more on PCA's website about Developing Mistake Rituals
Monday, March 23rd
Full Count RBI Coloring Pages provided by Believe in Wonder
Click link above or image below to download all 4 coloring pages illustrated by Brian W. Parker
Thursday, March 19th
Jackie Robinson Values & Bookmark Project
Scholastic's Breaking Barriers Interactive Website for grades 4-8
Scholastic's Breaking Barriers Full Printable Lesson in English
Scholastic's Breaking Barriers Full Printable Lesson in Spanish
Wednesday, March 18th
Tuesday, March 17th
Full Count Crowd
Monday, March 16th
Baseball By the Numbers
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