ERIC Number: ED050069
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969
Reference Count: 0
Physical Education and Health Education for Wyoming Elementary Schools, Grades Kindergarten-Six.
Woods, John B., Ed.
GRADES OR AGES: K-6. SUBJECT MATTER: Physical education and health education. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: There are 10 main sections--1) the elementary school program--organization and administration; 2) movement exploration and education; 3) rhythmic activities; 4) games; 5) stunts, tumbling, trampoline, and apparatus; 6) individual, dual, and small group activities; 7) evaluation in physical education; 8) physical activity and recreation for the atypical; 9) growth and development of elementary school children; and 10) a reference chapter on health education. A suggested initiation chart is provided for chapters 3, 4, 5 and 6, showing the grade levels for the various activities. Appendixes include a selected annotated bibliography, factors important in executing skills, demonstration lessons, free and inexpensive materials, rhythm materials, and the Kirchner Physical Fitness Test Battery. The guide is printed and spiral bound with a soft cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: The overall objectives are included in the introduction. Specific objectives are included with the activities in each section. Very detailed instructions are given for activities, including dances, games, and gymnastics. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Material required is specified for the various activities. A list of other materials is included in Appendixes D and E. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: Section 7 is devoted to evaluation, and physical fitness and self-testing activities. (MBM)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Wyoming State Dept. of Education, Cheyenne.
Identifiers: Kirchner Physical Fitness Test Battery