Tewksbury Youth Soccer strives to provide a safe, enjoyable soccer experience for the youth of Tewksbury


Kindergarten Recreational Program (formerly U6)

Components of the Game

Physical: Balance, walking, running, how to start and stop, jumping, hopping, skipping, changing direction, bending, twisting and reaching.

Technical: Dribbling (stop and start) and shooting. Experiment with the qualities of a rolling ball.

Psycho-Social: Sharing, fair play, parental involvement, “how to play” and emotional management.

Tactical: Where is the field? The concept of boundary lines, at which goal to shoot and playing with the ball wherever it may go.

Typical Training Session

  • Free play or a warm-up, including movement education challenges and soccernastics. 
    (approximately 15 minutes)
  • Game-like activities, mostly body awareness and maze games. 
    (approximately 15 minutes)
  • Finish with a 4v4 practice game with two goals, no goalkeepers. 
    (approximately 15 minutes)

Small-Sided Games

  • Field Size Ranges (yards): Length 25-35, Width 15-25
  • Maximum Goal Size (feet): Height 4, Length 6
  • Ball Size: 3
  • Players: 4v4, No GK
  • Offside: No

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