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Learning Intention

Hollow triangles links to activities requiring fielding, throwing and catching.

Band Level

3 - 4, 5 - 6, Skill Development

Content Description


Skill Focus

Catching, Fielding, Locomotor Movement, Throwing


  • 1 soft core ball per player
  • 1 glove per player
  • 3 marker cones per group


  1. Players form pairs and stand at 2 corners of a triangle marked by marker cones.
  2. 1 player begins by throwing a high ball into the empty third corner of the triangle; the other player runs to field it.
  3. Play continues around the triangle.
  4. Rotate the direction every 5 throws.

Change It...


  • Vary the type of pass
  • Make the triangle larger
  • Set a time limit and count the number of catches in that time


  • Ensure sufficient space between groups


  • Can you show me how you caught the ball over your head?
  • Why do we use 2 hands to catch?
  • How do you field a ball that is rolling away from you?