Elementary Classroom Teachers as Movement Educators WI Moving into E Future and Powerweb/Olc Bind-in Passcard

Elementary Classroom Teachers as Movement Educators WI Moving into E Future and Powerweb/Olc Bind-in Passcard

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Elementary Classroom Teachers as Movement Educators is a practical guide written specifically for the nonspecialist. It is designed to inform future elementary classroom teachers about the discipline of physical education and the role they can play in producing physically active and healthy children. The text covers the variety of situations in which elementary classroom teachers may find themselves with respect to the physical education time of their students, from supporting a physical education specialist to managing a physical education program. It provides a strong introduction to fundamental physical education concepts as well as hundreds of sample activities and lessons.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780072867275
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date: 04/01/2003
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 600
Product dimensions: 8.60(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

1. What Is Physical Education?
2. Motor Development and Motor Learning for Children
3. Movement Components and Skill Development
4. Exercise Concepts and Fitness Education
5. Planning for Children with Diverse and Special Needs
6. Physical Education Curriculum
7. Managing and Teaching the Physical Education Lesson
8. Curriculum Integration in the Classroom
9. Motivating Children to Be Physically Active
10. Sociological Aspects of Children Moving
11. Creating a Physically Safe Movement Environment
12. Recess as Quality Movement Time
Lesson Plans
Unit 1 Movement Forms: Basic Movement Skills, Basic Game Skills, and Rhythmic Movement Skills, Grades K-2
Unit 2 Movement Form: Cooperative Movement Skills, Grades 3-4
Unit 3 Movement Form: Basic Game Skills (Soccer and Frisbee), Grades 5-6
Unit 4 Movement Form: Fundamental Skills (Classroom Activities), Grades K-2
Appendix A Activities for Motor Skill Development
Appendix B Rubrics for Locomotor and Manipulative Skills
Appendix C Recess Games and Activities
Appendix D Lesson Plan Resource Materials
Appendix E Activity Listings by Grade Level, Movement Form, and Integration Area

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