Description : TGfU was developed to help physical and health education professionals incorporate fun in lessons aimed at keeping children active. TGfU combines technology, education, and fun to create an environment where children enjoy learning. Whether you are a physical education teacher, camp counselor, activity specialist, animator or any other professional dedicated to keeping school-aged children active, TGfU is a must-have book to include in your curriculum. KEY FEATURES *Comprehensive Collection of Games TGfU includes more than 200 games to keep children active! There is sure to be a favorite for everyone. *Wide Variety of Skill Levels The games available in TGfU are targeted for children in kindergarten to sixth grade; an age group that is very receptive to the TGfU model. *Broad Categories of Games and Activities The book includes 4 categories of games and activities that are based on the TGfU curriculum model: Invasion & Territorial, Net & Wall, Striking & Fielding, and Target. Pursuit & Evade category is also included as an additional game category that is popular among youth.
Description : Presents a comprehensive guide for teachers and coaches that details the history, theory, research, and practice of the Teaching Games for Understanding model, and how to incorporate it in both elementary and secondary curriculum.
Description : "This edition also includes a professionally produced DVD that shows some of the lessons in action. This tool will be effective not only in showing you how to implement the theory behind the tactical games approach, it will also help you teach others in either a teacher-coach preparation setting or in a youth-school setting."--preface.
Description : "Engaging and developmental games with a focus towards games involving targets. Some of these targets are for games like bowling, or curling, but also help with invasion games like soccer, and basketball...."--CIRA Ontario website.
Author by : Chair and Professor Georgia State University Atlanta Georgia Jacalyn Lund
Languange : en
Publisher by : Jones & Bartlett Publishers
Format Available : PDF, ePub, Mobi
Total Read : 49
Total Download : 669
File Size : 51,8 Mb
Description : Standards-Based Physical Education Curriculum Development, Second Edition is developed around the National Association of Sport and Physical Education (NASPE) standards for K-12 physical education. This innovative guide teaches students about the process of writing curriculum in physical education and was written by experts who have had specific experience designing and implementing this thematic curriculum. The text begins by looking at the national physical education standards and then examines physical education from a conceptual standpoint, addressing the so what of physical education. It then goes on to examine the development of performance-based assessments designed to measure the extent of student learning. The second part of the text explores the various curricular models common to physical education: sport education, adventure education, outdoor education, traditional/multi activity, fitness, and movement education. It goes on to describe each model, provide examples of curriculums that use it, show how the model links with physical education standards, and provide appropriate assessments for it. The third part, Chapter 14: It s Not Business As Usual, discusses how to improve one s physical education curriculum by doing things differently and embracing change."