Olympics PRIDE Guided Reading Scripts 2016.
Olympics PRIDE Guided Reading Scripts 2016 is set of 5 group readers is intended to promote the concepts behind PRIDE – standing for Positive Mental Attitude, Respect, Intelligent Choices, Dreams and Effort (Education). In short, the promotion of healthy, positive self-esteem among young people, highlighting the fact that ‘being the best’ takes time, effort and all round commitment.
This Script is one of a number of scripts dealing with the Olympics:
- Olympics PRIDE Guided Reading Scripts 2016
- Rio 2016 Olympics PRIDE Assembly
- Rio 2016 Olympic Games Assembly history and events and ode
- Olympics PRIDE Assembly
Olympics PRIDE Guided Reading Extracts :
1. Olympics PRIDE, POSITIVE MENTAL ATTITUDE
- Fan 1
- Dancer 1
- Player 1
- Player 2
- Player 3
Coach: You’re getting there! But don’t forget. It’s not just about looking big on the outside. You’ve got to feel big on the inside, too.
Player 2: That’s where your strength comes from.
Player 1: Right. I can lift weights all day long but when I get out there on court, those muscles alone aren’t going to help me one bit!
Player 3: Not if you don’t believe in yourself.
Player 2: Not if you don’t have fire in your belly!
Dancer 1: (Squirming) Ooh! Sounds painful!
Player 3: You have to want it so bad it really does hurt!
Player 2: That’s what playing is all about. Having the passion to win
Player 3: And doing your best. And that is just as important off court as on.
Fan 1: You mean (sniggering) like in the classroom as well?
Player 3: Totally! Even more so! We are all of us learning all the time – it doesn’t stop when we leave school. It’s what makes us what we are
Coach: And what we can become! We can all be heroes
Fan 1: Like you
Dancer 1: And you!
All: (Shouting) You just have to believe in yourself!
2. Olympics PRIDE, RESPECT
- Player 4
- Player 5
- Player 6
- Fan 2
- Dancer 2
Fan 2: Hey man! A little respect! That’s all I’m askin’ for!
Coach: And that’s what you’ll get. But you’ve got to earn it first!
Dancer 2: (Sarcastically) But can’t you see,Coach? He doesn’t have to! He can just (mimicking again) stand there ..
Player 5: And bling-a-ding ding!
Coach: OK boys! Enough! Now let’s take a look at this respect thing.
Dancer 2: Don’t you mean, ting?!!
Coach: Now, c’mon. Let’s be serious here for a moment.
Player 4: I agree. Respect is a serious matter. And yes, we do all of us have to earn it.
Player 5: But it’s important that you give respect, as well as expecting to receive it.
Player 6: Every time we step out onto that court, we, as a team, respect one another.
Coach: These players are a team when they go out there to play.
Player 4: We’re not individuals looking for fame
Player 5: We’re a team, looking to each other for support.
Player 6: Without that kind of respect for each other, as team mates, we’d be nothing.
3. Olympics PRIDE, INTELLIGENT CHOICES
- Dancer 3
- Fan 3
- Player 7
- Player 8
- Player 9
Fan 3: Oh c’mon guys! Look at where you’re at? What I wouldn’t give to have your status! (Throwing hands up) Give me a break!
Player 7: Give you a break? What about, give us a break!
Player 8: Do you seriously think all we do in our spare time is drive Lamborghinis in and out of shopping malls?
Dancer 3: I can think of worse ways of spending my time!
Player 9: And do you seriously think money’s what it’s all about?
Coach: First, let’s put this misguided pleasure seeker right about what it takes!
Player 7: Commitment!
Player 8: Heartbreak – taking the good times with the bad.
Player 9: Peak fitness along with injury
Player 7: Sacrifice – hours and hours of your time
Player 8: All to one common end.
Coach: Achieving your personal best
Player 9: Whatever it takes
Player 7: Physically or mentally.
4. Olympics PRIDE, DREAMS AND GOALS
- Player 10
- Player 11
- Player 12
- Player 13
Coach: OK you lot! Liven up! Enough of these dreams! Time to come back down to earth!
Mascot: What a spoil sport! And they looked like they were having such fun!
Player 10: (Sighing) My Lamborghini!
Player 11: (Sighing) My desert island!
Player 12: (Sighing) My chocolate fountain!
Player 13: (Sighing) My ..
Coach: (Interrupting) Oh please! Enough of all this indulgence!
Mascot: (Chuckling) Tee hee! Poor ol’ Coach- I wonder how he’ll handle a little rebellion in his ranks. I do so enjoy a spot of mischief, now and again!
Coach: You boys are living your dream – what more could you want?
Player 10: (Yawning) Nothing, boss! We were just having a little time out.
Coach: Time out?! In case you’ve forgotten, it’s me that calls your time outs, not you!
5. Olympics PRIDE, EFFORT AND EDUCATION
- Player 3
- Player 14
- Player 15
- Player 16
- Player 17
Coach: Looks like my players have learnt something today.
Player 3: And why should that surprise you? We never stop learning, even as adults.
Player 16: And why should you ever want to stop learning? Education is what helps us achieve what we want.
Player 17: It opens all those doors that would remain closed otherwise.
Coach: It enables each and every one of you to fulfill your destiny.
Player 3: Not just by wishing, or dreaming, but by sheer hard work.
Player 14: And determination.
Player 15: And courage.
Player 16: And belief
Player 17: In yourself
Coach: And those around you.
Player 3: We, the …..’s, feel proud to be here today. School children are the future. Without them and their generation there would be nobody to take over from us.
Player 14: Studying is cool.
Player 15: Doing your best at school is cool.
Player 16: Doing your best anywhere in life is cool.
Player 17: But if you want to succeed at anything, you have to make the effort.
Coach: Those teachers and I want the same thing from everyone – that’s
All: (Shouting) DOING YOUR BEST!