Youth Soccer Classes for Beginners
Why Children Play Soccer?
• To have fun • To be with their friends • To make new friends • To improve and learn • To feel good • To wear the stuff Recognizing their desire Our recreational program is designed to follow the “Pleasure and Participation” Model. Access is open to all who desire to participate, (The Game for ALL Kids) Emphasis is on active participation (half game playing time) Success is developing each player to their potential Objective is for the players to enjoy the experience Players are to learn the game through learning to make decisions (The Game Within Each Child) Focus is on the CHILD.
To allow players to develop in a size appropriate environment. The “Participation and Pleasure” model works exceptionally well in the small sided games environment. Participation is maximized as small sided produces active participation and constant opportunities to play with the ball. • Excellence is achieved as each player has repeated opportunities to perform, perfect skills and to increase capabilities • With the increased number of touches, the player is active, gets constant exercise and has opportunities for enjoyment • Small sided games forces shared decision making, players have to think, learn to anticipate and to react. • Opponents are valued as the increase the opportunities for exploring the game, learning to use the body with skill and enhance participation. Small sided is truly the player’s game.
Starting Date The 2019-20 recreational program will begin September 12th.
Program includes 5 Lessons
Duration 1 Hour
How Often Once a week
Schedule Is based on age group
Day of the week We play Saturdays
Each session includes: Footwork, Change of direction exercises, Passing and receiving, 1v1 exercises and small group games 2v2, 3v3 or 4v4.
Locations Public School 304
Address 2750 Lafayette Avenue, Bronx New York, 10465
Uniform It is optional Price $40
Program Cost $150 per player
Is your child ready?