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Dynamic Physical Education for Elementary School Children, CourseSmart eTextbook, 17th Edition

By Robert P. Pangrazi, Aaron Beighle

Published by Benjamin Cummings

Published Date: Jan 12, 2012

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Used by over a half-million students, the best-selling Dynamic Physical Education for Elementary School Children offers the next generation of physical education teachers the best guide in step-by-step techniques for teaching physical education. This text covers everything from games and activities suitable for every developmental level to teaching strategies and guidelines for common classroom situations.

 

Whether instructors are starting a new program, restructuring an established one, or working with a team in an existing system, Dynamic Physical Education for Elementary School Children provides the best combination of theoretical framework and hands-on activities available. The Seventeenth Edition underscores the importance of lesson plans provided in the accompanying Curriculum Guide by calling them out in the text and including them with the main text at no additional charge, offering the best value to students forrunning a successful PE class from Day 1. Dynamic Physical Education for Elementary School Children provides solid suggestions for incorporating physical education elements into classroom spaces, highlights the importance of teaching toward every student, emphasizes the tie between academics and PE, and underscores the importance of lifetime physical activity.

Table of Contents

I. Instruction and Program Implementation

 

Section 1. Understanding the Need for Physical Education  

1. Elementary School Physical Education  

2. Understanding the Growth and Development of Children 

 

Section 2. The Instructional Process

3. Preparing a Quality Lesson

4. Curriculum Development  

5. Improving Instructional Effectiveness  

6. Management and Discipline  

7. Children with Disabilities

 

Section 3. Program Implementation

8. Evaluation

9. Legal Liability, Supervision, and Safety 

10. Facilities, Equipment, and Supplies 

11. Integrating Academic Concepts in Physical Education

12. Promoting and Monitoring Physical Activity 

 

II. Teaching the Objectives of Physical Education

 

Section 4. Personal Health Skills

12. Promoting and Monitoring Physical Activity 

13. Physical Fitness

14. Active and Healthy Schools 

 

Section 5. Motor Skills

15. Movement Concepts and Themes

16. Fundamental Motor Skills and Introductory Activities

17. Manipulative Skills

18. Body Management Skills

 

Section 6. Specialized Motor Skills

19. Rhythmic Movement Skills

20. Gymnastic Skills

21. Cooperative Skills

22. Game Skills

 

Section 7. Lifetime Activities and Sport Skills

23. Lifetime Activities

24. Basketball

25. Football

26. Hockey

27. Soccer

28. Softball

29. Track, Field, and Cross-Country Running

30. Volleyball

 

Backmatter: Glossary, General Index, Activities Index, Photo Credits

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$71.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-321-79354-6