Car Talk

Car Talk is questions based on classes so parents can talk to their children to start a conversation about what they have learned in class.

WEEK 1

PLAYer: Showing Respect and Courtesy Toward Others

  • What are 3 things you should do when you introduce yourself to someone?
  • How do you show respect at home? School? On the golf course?
  • Why is it important to “Get ready to Swing”? What do you do to get “Ready to Swing”
Par: Exploring the Game

  • Tell me about the opportunity to explore your GAME today?
  • Discuss something you are exploring outside of golf.
  • Talk about the difference between a pitch shot and a chip shot.
Birdie: Dreams and Goals

  • What are some of the golf goals you have this spring?
  • What goals do you have academically?
  • How do you plan to attain or accomplish that goal?
Eagle: Stay Well for Life

  • What comes to mind with the word “Wellness”?
  • How can we exercise “Wellness” in our lives?
  • Discuss how club selection is so very important as you get around the green?

Week 2

PLAYer: Responsibility for the Course

  • Discuss some ways you can be responsible on the golf course. 
  • Someone talk about how they are going to show responsibility at home/school. 
  •  How did the size of your swing affect your shot?
Par: Respecting the Rules

  • Share one story about how respecting the rules have helped you. 
  • Share one story when you did not respect the rules and how it affected you afterwards.
  • Discuss the importance of being in balance thru the entirety of your golf swing.
Birdie: Positive and Important Goals

  • Talk about a very important goal you have for the upcoming golf season. 
  •  What methods are you going to use to achieve the goal?
  •  Good balanced is important in golf. Tell me what good balance in life means to you?
Eagle: Building a Go-To Team

  • Talk about members of your go-to-team as it pertains to golf 
  •  Why is it important to have a go-to-team? 
  •  Discuss a situation where you may want the advice of your go-to-team.

WEEK 3

PLAYer: The Honesty of PLAYers and Living with Integrity

  • What does integrity mean to you? 
  • Why is it important to show honesty at school? 
  •  What would you do if your golf partner was not being honest?
Par: Meeting and Greeting with ALR

  • What does ALR mean? 
  • How can use ALR off the golf course? 
  • Discuss the difference in club selection for chipping/pitching.
Birdie: Goals Specific and Under your Control

  • State a specific goal/
  • Why is it important to have a specific goal?
  • How can a pre-shot routine help your golf game?
Eagle: Appreciating Diversity

  • What did you discover today about diversity? 
  • How are you different than someone in your group, school, or friends? 
  •  Discuss the differences between a routine and a habit.

WEEK 4

PLAYer: Modeling Sportsmanship Par: Having Fun while You Learn
Birdie: Setting Different Types of Goals Eagle: Dealing with Conflicts

WEEK 5

PLAYer: Developing Confidence and Playing with Perseverance

Par: Staying Cool: The 4 R’s

 

Birdie: Getting to your Goal

 

Eagle: Be a Go-To Person

WEEK 6

PLAYer: Using Good Judgment

Par: Personal Par

 

Birdie: Dealing with Challenge

 

Eagle: Planning for the Future