Year 6 had an exciting opportunity to watch the Coventry Blaze hockey team in action today. Below is a video showcasing our learning.
The stadium had no windows- why might this be?
What is the temperature in the Skydome? (How do they keep it so cool in the stadium?)
Why doesn’t the ice melt?
How fast do you think the players move on the ice?
What do you think the thickness of the ice was? (Maybe research and find out.)
What is the name of “ball” they use?
How many players in a team?
How many calories does a player use in a match?
What is the diet of an ice hockey player?
What’s the average earnings of an ice hockey player?
What kit do they wear?
What is the area and perimeter of an ice hockey pitch?
How long does a match last?
How is ice hockey different from field hockey?
Extended Task: Complete one of the following;
What is the history of ice hockey?
Explain the rules of the game?
Research a famous ice hockey player.