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Adventure education has a vast potential for achieving a multitude of goals, educational and otherwise, but programs should contain a clear philosophy that leads to discernible learning or benefits.
Athletic Fitness for Kids
Improve soccer players� speed
Help children engage in beneficial play and endless movement opportunities with these scooter games.
Performance-Based Assessment for Middle and High School Physical Education-2nd Edition
If the primary purpose of grading is to communicate student achievement to others, then the grade should represent what the student has learned. Unfortunately, in many cases, there is lack of consistency about what the grade represents.
Youth Strength Training eBook
When designing and overseeing weight programs for kids teachers should remain enthusiastic and focused on safety.
Careers in Sport, Fitness, and Exercise eBook
Like personal trainers and group exercise instructors, strength and conditioning coaches help others to improve their fitness. But strength and conditioning coaches differ from the others in one very important way�the clients they work with are focused on improving their performance or skill in a sport.
Teaching Children Gymnastics-3rd Edition
Earlier in this chapter we compared the skill themes of gymnastics to sets of actions. Each of the skill themes can be taught alone as a separate set, or they may be taught in combination so they overlap and interact with one another.
Teaching Children Dance-3rd Edition
Today, we are going to do a dance about the day in the life of a frog.
Urban Physical Education eBook
In the school setting, this can mean that whatever behavior a teacher displays toward his students will be mirrored. The saying also reinforces the need for teachers to resist the urge to engage in sarcastic comments, put-downs, or ridicule.
Using Physical Activity and Sport to Teach Personal and Social Responsibility eBook
Transitioning students to developmental stage 3 within the confines of physical education settings can be difficult.
Recent research confirms youth strength training significantly increases muscular strength and endurance in children and adolescents and there is absolutely no evidence that properly performed and appropriately supervised youth strength training results in stunted growth, bone growth plate damage, musculoskeletal injury, or pain.
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