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COACHES & TEAM PARENTS

At Bat This Week

  • Collect your LEADERSHIP Word of the Week pack.
  • Have players demonstrate leadership by leading warm-ups and cheering each other on during games and practices.
  • Word of the Week Talk

  • Define the word LEADERSHIP: The ability to guide or direct people.
  • Begin a conversation on leadership by discussing the following with players:

T-Ball (5-6 years old)

  1. What does it mean to be a leader?
  2. Who are the leaders in your life (parents/guardians, older siblings, other family members, teachers, coaches, etc.)?
  3. Do you have to be an adult to be a leader?

Minors (7-9 years old)

  1. Do you know a good leader? Why is he/she a good leader?
  2. What are some things that good leaders do or say?
  3. How can you be a leader at school? At home? On the baseball/softball field?

Majors (10-13 years old) & Seniors (14-18 years old)

  1. 1. What are some qualities of an awesome leader? What are some qualities of a negative leader?
  2. How do leaders affect the people around them?
  3. What is one way you can step up as a leader on this team?

End of Practice

  • Pass out the Leadership Baseball Card to all players and remind them to enter the answer to this week's trivia question on gojrgiants.org/sweeps as part of the Junior Giants Sweepstakes*!  

 *For full rules, please visit gojrgiants.org/sweeps.

Items to Track in SIPLAY This Week:

  • Leadership Card
  • Reading Rewards Earned

On Deck Next Week:

PREVIEW INTEGRITY WEEK AND THE LAST WEEK OF JUNIOR GIANTS BY:

  • Asking your players to think about their favorite memory with their team this season to share in a discussion.

 

 

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