Service Learning for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation
Service-learning experiences have multiple, proven benefits for students, teachers, communities, and learning institutions.
Fluid and confident movement and good technique are at the foundation of rock climbing. Although rope work, hardware, and anchor systems all prove critical in our ability to climb and explore, the deciding factor ultimately boils down to whether or not we have the skill and strength to execute the moves.
Outdoor Survival Guide eBook
Find the right compass and learn how to use it properly.
Dimensions of Leisure for Life eBook
One of the major fields of study that influence social science is psychology. Psychology is the study of the way the human mind works and how it influences behavior.
The Park and Recreation Professional's Handbook With Online Resource
Defining leisure, play, and recreation provides us as leisure professionals with a strong foundation for the programs, services, and facilities that we provide. While we might disagree on the standard definition of leisure, play, or recreation, we are all concerned with providing an experience for participants.
Scooter Games eBook
Help children engage in beneficial play and endless movement opportunities with these scooter games.
Controversial Issues in Adventure Programming eBook
For the past 40 years, prominent international organizations such as Outward Bound (OB), the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS), and countless adaptations of them have used these unaccompanied activities.
Build It So They Can Play eBook
This is an activity for students of all abilities. Students with emerging skills will work on balance, eye–hand coordination, visual tracking, response, timing, and perception.
Campus Recreational Sports
New technologies are created daily that affect the products being manufactured for both institutional and personal use in sports and fitness markets. As with recreation facility managers, the professionals who select, purchase, and incorporate equipment into programs and facilities need to be aware not only of the “latest and greatest” but also of what might be coming in the future.
Introduction to Recreation and Leisure 2nd Edition eBook With Web Resource
The availability and adoption of Internet technology has increased exponentially since its introduction in the 1960s.