Rave Foundation | First Kicks

First Kicks is a physical literacy program for children ages 3 to 5, that inspires young learners to move their bodies while igniting their cognitive skills — using a soccer ball!

First Kicks lessons are free! In-person demonstrations are offered on RAVE fields and surrounding communities.

Video demonstrations of the First Kicks lessons are available below

To enjoy the program, all you need is :

A soccer ball*
Access to internet

*Free soccer balls are available at community centers, schools and community events on and around RAVE Fields.

To learn if your school, community center, or preschool qualifies for free soccer balls, please email rave@soundersfc.com.

Lesson 1

Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes

Lesson 2

Head, Shoulders, Knees, and Toes
- to the Ball!

Lesson 3

Dribbling and Counting

Lesson 4

Kicking and Letter Recognition

Lesson 5

'Find the letter/number' game

First Kicks is presented by CrossCountry Mortgage

Johnson Team Cross Country

The First Kicks curriculum and videos were made possible with support from Highline Public Schools and The Puyallup Tribe of Indians

Highline Public SchoolsEmerald Queen Casino & Hotel
RAVE Field @ Yesler Park
RAVE Field @ Yesler Park
RAVE Fields
RAVE Fields