Coaches & Team Parents
At Bat This Week
- Collect your TEAMWORK Word of the Week pack.
- CHEER CHALLENGE
- Show your Junior Giants sprit! Work together with your team to create a Junior Giants cheer. Coaches, take a video of your team chanting the cheer and upload it to Facebook or Instagram with #jrgcheer or email it to email@example.com by July 31. Be sure to say your team name and city at the beginning of the video! The winning entry will unite all Junior Giants and become the official Junior Giants cheer next season!
Word of the Week Talk
- Begin a discussion on teamwork by asking the players the following questions:
- Define teamwork: working together with a group of people to achieve a goal or complete a task
- What are some other teams you can think of besides the San Francisco Giants?
- What can you do to be a positive teammate on the field?
- Off the field, where can you use teamwork? Think about being at home and school and how working as a team can make projects easier and faster!
- What is a team?
- What are individual sports?
- How can you use teamwork at home or school?
- What kind of teams have you been a part of?
- When was a time that you used teamwork to accomplish something great?
- What is one quality that you can contribute to this team?
End of Practice
- Pass out the Teamwork Baseball Card to all players and remind them to enter the answer to this week's trivia question on gojrgiants.org!
- Pass out the Teamwork Base Band and encourage your players to wear it throughout the week.
Items to Track in SIPLAY This Week:
- Teamwork Card
- Reading Rewards Earned
Parents & Players
At Bat This Week
Wear your Teamwork Base Band.
WHAT DOES BEING PART OF A TEAM MEAN TO YOU?
2ND BASE: TEAMWORK
- When we work together, we achieve more.
- Never let the game come between you and your friends.
- Tell your teammates what they are doing well.
- Recognize that everyone has an important role on the team.
Show your Junior Giants spirit! Work together with your team to create a Junior Giants cheer. Ask your coach to take a video of your team chanting the cheer and upload it to Facebook, Instagram or Twitter with #jrgcheer or email it to firstname.lastname@example.org. The winning entry will unite all Junior Giants and become the official Junior Giants cheer next season!