Official BFUT –Development Program Curriculum
The Complete educational program to anyone interested in educating the Brazilian philosophy through the BFUT Methodology to children from ages 6 to 11 years old. – Boys and Girls.
This program is divided in three categories – U7 –U9 and U11.
Each category is sub divided in 2 years planning. Each year will have four cycles of 3 months. The three months planning has a weekly planning. The contents of each week are offered through specific lesson plans. Each lesson plan is implemented in two sessions with age related duration described below
U7 – 2 x 60 min. session.
U9 – 2 x 75 min. session
U11 – 2 x 90 min. session
The complete three months cycle has a total of 8 lesson plans.
Lesson plan 1 – Week 1 – Player Assessment – Three analyzes:
a. Coordination without the ball and elasticity
b. Coordination with the ball – Technical
c. Mental speed and positioning
An meeting with the educator (coach) /parent /player will be done during the first weekend after the player assessment. The meeting will help the child /parent and the educator to establish the individual goals. The team goals will be executed during the next 11 weeks with the exchange of information through internet to the parents and players. The educator (head coach) responsible for the team will be emailing to the parents a summary of the contents to be taught during the following week.
The team will receive new information during weeks 2 and 3 (lesson plan 2 and 3). Week 4 the concepts of week 2 and 3 will be reviewed. Week 5 and 6 new concepts will be introduced (lesson plan 4 and 5). Week 7 will be used to review concepts of the lesson plan 4 and 5. Week 8 and 9 new concepts will be introduced (lesson plan 6 and 7).Week 10 will be used to review the concepts of lesson plan 6 and 7. Week 11 will be used for a new player assessment as week 1, observing the development of each child in each one of the principles of the BFUT philosophy and its methodology. The necessary educational recommendations to the following cycle will be defined to each child. The week plan 8 – The BFUT X-theme Competition
Major goals to accomplish in this program:
BFut – Instituto Brasileiro de Futebol
Sector : BFut Soccer School
Dept. - Development Program U7 to U12 – Boys and Girls
I. Mission: Promote and educate Peace through the worldwide language of Football, Futebol, Futbol, Soccer ,etc.
II. Vision : To be the world class leader in youth education implementing the Brazilian Philosophy through the BFUT methodology , guiding the human being and the athlete to be a leader in and out of the field respecting the social and cultural factors of each country
III. Strategic Direction of the BFUT Soccer School: Analyze, develop and apply to any children from 6 to 11 years old , their parents and their educators about the Brazilian philosophy, providing continuing education with fun e consequently success
1. Introduce to the children from the ages 6 to 11 years old- boys and girls the
Educational curriculum with a vertical integration step by step from
the simple to the most complex concepts.
2. Focus in developing healthy children, decreasing obesity through inactivity.
3. Development of the self – esteem and confidence to the children through a
friendly and highly positive environment with an educational assistance.
4. Promote the creativity and the global body coordination, including swimming
establishing a perfect balance of postural- psycho- motor development.