One of the key inspirations for the development of a junkyard sport is playing in the �wrong� environment with the �wrong� equipment. Stickball, for example, was invented so that kids could play baseball on the street. They didn�t have bats, so they made
Service Learning for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Determining whether a potential service-learning opportunity is a good fit for your class can be complicated. There�s more to finding a good service-learning project than just locating an agency that needs volunteers. A poor project fit can result in a neutral effect or a negative effect.
Players learn the trapping technique in this fun training ground for soccer or football.
Youth Strength Training eBook
Considering a youth strength training program? Important information to read before you do.
Student-Designed Games eBook
Any quality assessment scheme will entail three parts. These will include (1) determining what outcomes you would like to see from the unit of instruction, (2) selecting and then implementing appropriate measures to determine student
progress toward meeting these outcomes, and (3) developing an evaluation scheme that provides direction to the program and whatever modifications can be made to increase both student and instructional success.
Dance Units for Middle School
As research continues to confirm the link between participation in the arts and academic achievement, more school systems are adding dance to the middle school experience. However, hiring a full-time dance education�certified teacher may not be in the budget initially or at all.
A spirit of spontaneous creativity is essential to dance improvisation. Improvisation is like a quick conversation that demands immediate responses, or movement answers. To stay creative within that demand, dancers need to know that no movement answer is wrong. This new books helps teachers provide dance improvisation experiences to students.
Dance Improvisations eBook
How many body parts? is a great activity you can start using right away.
Best New Games-Updated Edition
Ka-mu-ni-kay-shon. Even simple messages get confused and muddled in the best of times, and this game is one of the best examples of that.
Teaching Sport Concepts and Skills-3rd Edition
We have four major beliefs about assessment: (a) it should be ongoing and regular, (b) it should be authentic, (c) planning what to teach is the same as planning what to assess, and (d) assessment should serve as a system of checks and balances for teaching and learning.