Lakelands Toros Soccer Club

2015-2014 Coaches

Lakelands Toros Recreation Curriculum: 2015-14


Principles of Age Appropriate Development

Characteristics: 

  • 5-8 year olds love to play. Therefore, all practices should be fun.
  • Players must spend the maximum time possible in contact with the ball and experiment by themselves.
  • Basic motor skills like walking, running or jumping have to be combined with ball handling and ball control.


2015-2014 Practice Set Up

Warm Up - 10 minutes

Technical Game - 15 minutes

Scrimmage - 20 minutes 

      ____________

45 minutes

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2015-2014 Recreation Schedule


Practice 1

Warm Up

10 minutes

Technical Game

15 minutes

Scrimmage

20 minutes


Dribbling


The Network (w/out a ball)



The Network (with the ball)

2 Equal Teams playing official soccer rules.


Practice 1 - Dribbling - Click here for Directions
Video Tutorial - The Network (w/out a ball)
Video Tutorial - The Network (with the ball)
Video Tutorial - End Game with Official Rules

Practice 2

Warm Up

10 minutes

Technical Game

15 minutes

Scrimmage

20 minutes


Dribbling


Back to Coach



The Octopus

2 Equal Teams playing official soccer rules.


Practice 2 - Dribbling - Click here for Directions
Video Tutorial - Back to Coach
Video Tutorial - End Game with Official Rules

Practice 3

Warm Up

10 minutes

Technical Game

15 minutes

Scrimmage

20 minutes


Passing & Receiving


Freeze Tag



Ouch

2 Equal Teams playing official soccer rules.


Practice 3 - Passing  - Click here for Directions
Video Tutorial - Freeze Tag
Video Tutorial - End Game with Official Rules

Practice 4

Warm Up

10 minutes

Technical Game

15 minutes

Scrimmage

20 minutes


Shooting


Ball Mastery


Moving goal

2 Equal Teams playing official soccer rules.


Practice 4 - Shooting - Click here for Directions
Video Tutorial - Ball Mastery
Video Tutorial - End Game with Official Rules

Practice 5

Warm Up

10 minutes

Technical Game

15 minutes

Scrimmage

20 minutes


Shooting


Body Parts


Star Wars

2 Equal Teams playing official soccer rules.


Practice 5 - Shooting - Click here for Directions
Video Tutorial - Body Parts
Video Tutorial - Star Wars
Video Tutorial - End Game with Official Rules


Game Format

  • Number of Players: 3v3
  • Field Size: 24x18 yards
  • Playing Time: 4 x 8-minute quarters
  • Break Time: 2 minutes
  • Ball Size: Size 3

 

Complete 3v3 Game Rules