9780072552331

Children Moving : A Reflective Approach to Teaching Physical Education with PowerWeb

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  • ISBN13:

    9780072552331

  • ISBN10:

    0072552336

  • Edition: 5th
  • Format: Hardcover
  • Copyright: 12/1/2000
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill College
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Summary

Children Moving is a comprehensive introduction to teaching physical education to the elementary school student. This text is both soundly based in theory and a practical guide to teaching physical education to children. Its skill themes approach trains teachers to help children develop their motor skills with developmentally appropriate activities.

Table of Contents

Preface

PART I. INTRODUCTION AND CONTENT OVERVIEW

1. The Value and Purpose of Physical Education for Children

2. The Skill Theme Approach

3. Skill Themes Movement Concepts and the National Standards

4. Physical Fitness and Wellness for Children

5. Reflective Teaching

6. Teaching Children with Special Needs

PART II. TEACHING SKILLS

7. Determining Generic Levels of Skill Proficiency

8. Planning

9. Establishing an Environment for Learning

10. Maintaining Appropriate Behavior

11. Observation Techniques

12. Developing the Content

13. Instructional Approaches

14. Assessing Student Learning

15. Understanding Your Teaching

PART III. MOVEMENT CONCEPT DEFINED

16. Space Awareness

17. Effort

18. Relationships

PART IV. SKILL THEME DEVELOPMENT

19. Traveling

20. Skill Themes in Dance

21. Chasing, Fleeing, and Dodging

22. Jumping and Landing

23. Balancing

24. Transferring Weight and Rolling

25. Skill Themes in Gymnastics

26. Kicking and Punting

27. Throwing and Catching

28. Volleying and Dribbling

29. Striking with Rackets and Paddles

30. Striking with Long-Handled Implements

31. Skill Themes in Games

PART V. THE FUTURE

32. Building Support for Your Program

33. Physical Education for Tomorrow’s Children

Appendix

Index

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