Lakelands Toros Soccer Club

2013-2012 Recreation Curriculum

Lakelands Toros Recreation Curriculum: 2013-12

 

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.

 

2013-2012 Practice Set Up

Warm Up - 15 minutes

Technical Game - 15 minutes

Scrimmage - 30 minutes 

      ____________

60 minutes

      ____________

 

 

 

2013-2012 Recreation Schedule

Practice 1

Warm Up (15 minutes)

Technical Game (15 minutes)

Scrimmage (30 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 (15 minutes)

Technical Game (15 minutes)

Scrimmage (30 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 (15 minutes)

Technical Game (15 minutes)

Scrimmage (30 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 (15 minutes)

Technical Game (15 minutes)

Scrimmage (30 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 (15 minutes)

Technical Game (15 minutes)

Scrimmage (30 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:4v4
  • Field Size: 30x20 yards
  • Playing Time: 3 x 12-minute thirds
  • Break Time: 2 minutes
  • Ball Size: Size 3

 

Complete 4v4 Game Rules