Holiday Club!!  BOOK NOW

07508 404 278

Your Account

I forgot my password

PE Activity of the Week - Passing Skills

Posted on 7th September 2017

Passing Skills is this week’s PE Activity of the Week, which focuses on throwing and passing skills.

Active Superstars plan, coordinate and prepare fun, energising games for children to participate in during our sports sessions. We like to be as unique as possible and ensure children have fun whilst working hard and learning new skills. Each week we share our favourite ‘PE Activity of the Week’ to give you an insight into our sessions and provide some inspiration for games of your own.   

The Object of the Game:

The children must pass the ball to the person standing diagonally from them, and get the ball to the end of the line before the opposing team. Team members must work as a team and help each other if one person drops the balls.

Skills Acquired:

  • Throwing
  • Passing/Catching
  • Teamwork
  • Focus


  1. Split the children into two groups. Have each team line up in two lines facing each other, but standing diagonally from one another
  2. Give the start person a ball, who must then throw the ball the person diagonally from them. This must keep going until the ball reaches the end of the line
  3. If the ball falls on the floor, it must return to the start person and start again. Children should be encouraged to help others that drop the ball, to give advice to improve their throwing/catching skills
  4. The team that gets the ball to the end of the line first wins
  5. You can split larger groups of children into more teams


This game can be made harder by moving the lines further apart from each other, and using a smaller ball.

Active Superstars offer a wide range of physical activities during the school holidays.

If you want to engage your child in unique, fun, energising sports, call Active Superstars today on 0121 222 5464 or email 

Active Superstars provides high-quality Sports Coaching activities to get children active. If you want to engage children in fun, energising activities, contact us today on 0121 792 2643 or email

"The children enjoy the sessions and also learn a lot from the coaches. They develop not only... "

Matthew Clarke, Headteacher
Turves Green Primary School

"The coaches are always on time and bring their own equipment. The lessons are fun & the children... "

Anna Murphy, Headteacher
St John Fisher RC Primary School

"Active Superstars have good behaviour management strategies which are in line with our school... "

Liane Barton, Headteacher
The Meadows Primary School

"We would happily recommend Active Superstars to other schools who may require support with... "

Gavin Ottley, PE Co-ordinator
The Meadows Primary School

"Active Superstars are well liked and respected by all children in their care. Their relationship... "

Theresa Allan,

"Active Superstars ltd organised fund raising so that the school team could buy a much needed... "

Sam Cosgrove, Headteacher
Wychall Primary School

"The staff are friendly, helpful and very professional. Their ability to relate and interact... "

Parent, Christmas Holiday Course
Turves Green Boys' School

"My two children had a great time, Active Superstars offers a fantastic service and I wouldn't... "

Parent , October Holiday Course

"My kids had a fantastic time and will definitely be back next school holiday. It has been great... "

Parent , October Holiday Course
Turves Green Boys' School

"Active Superstars Ltd are well liked and respected by all children in their care. Their relationship... "

Headteacher, St Mary's Primary School

All Testimonials

Questions? Get in Touch!