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Putting these five health messages into practice can help everyone, children and adults, improve their current well-being and decrease their risks for many chronic conditions and diseases.
Teaching Adventure Education Theory
Understanding how and when to share leadership roles is an important leadership skill. Through this lesson students can learn about the responsible, effective, and psychological functions of a leader and learn more about doing all three jobs as a leader as well as sharing the jobs appropriately.
Youth Strength Training
Over the past three decades, the prevalence of childhood obesity has more than doubled for adolescents and has more than tripled for children.
Everyone Can! eBook
This resource is the most comprehensive and extensive set of elementary physical education teaching materials currently available in a single resource. Although primarily designed to be used as a preservice textbook in physical education teacher preparation programs, this book was also written with the needs of in-service teachers in mind.
Wheelchair Sport eBook
Many people find it difficult to relate to someone who has a physical disability. This lack of understanding can create additional challenges for people with disabilities. If society responded more adequately to people who have impairments, they would not experience nearly as many challenges and limitations
Teaching Children Responsible Behavior
The job of teaching children responsible behavior is increasingly falling to schools. It doesn�t take new teachers long to confront the sad reality that some children enter school without the most basic self-management abilities, and that this has detrimental effects on class environment and learning.
Each type of cycling generally has its own etiquette or rules of the road, but when bicyclists use the public roads and right of way, they have a special code to follow: the vehicle code. Here we present the basic legal concepts for cycling and the principles to follow to increase safety.
Creative Physical Education eBook
Fitness is a very broad topic, as seen in the various interpretations of health-related fitness; these encompass cardiovascular endurance, muscular strength and endurance, flexibility and body composition.
Using Physical Activity and Sport to Teach Personal and Social Responsibility
Although icebreaker games can set the stage for learning experiences in adventure education, we use them throughout the learning process in a variety of sport and physical activities to facilitate a more coordinated effort to build connections between the teacher and students.
Fitness for Life 6th Edition eBook With Web Resources
National physical activity guidelines for youth developed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (USDHHS) recommend at least 60 minutes of physical activity each day.
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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