Quiz the Coach - Four Square
uiz the coach helps teens and tweens with sports and fitness related issues and problems like obesity, healthy eating questions, skateboard tricks and P.E. dilemnas.
Hey coach, I've got problems with our game we play at recess at school! We play four square. It's a fun game but even though we have half an hour to play, we spend about 20 minutes arguing and 10 minutes playing the game. We argue about who is out and if it was a redo. And this game is the most popular game at our school so the line is pretty long. No one wants to wait in line, so people argue about that too. What can I do? Please help me!
You and the rest of your peeps are going to have to decide together if you'd rather spend your recess arguing or playing. A game like four square, is always going to have arguments. It's a fast moving game so there are bound to be questions about whether the ball touched the line or whether someone was knocked out. But there's no reason these arguments should be taking up most of your valuable recess time. Here's a few ideas that might help you out.
Do you need tips or advice on sports, fitness or health? to the Kidzworld Coach. Keep in mind peeps, the Kidzworld Coach isn't a doctor or a professional athlete or anything like that. He's just a dude who digs sports, plays 'em and knows a lot about 'em. You should always talk to your 'rents, a doctor or your school gym teacher before starting a new sport or a new exercise.