ERIC Number: ED079294
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1970
Reference Count: 0
Physical Education for High School Students. A Book of Sports, Athletics, and Recreational Activities for Teen-Age Boys and Girls.
Savage, William H., Ed.
This book about physical activity was written especially for high school students. It is divided into chapters on different physical events. Among the activities discussed are archery, badminton, baseball and softball, golf, riflery, swimming, tennis, touch football, volleyball, and wrestling. Each chapter contains discussions of the history of the particular sport, rules, and basic skills. Also discussed, when applicable, are basic strategies, safety precautions, etiquette, positions, scoring, and equipment. Books for further reading conclude each chapter. Also included are diagrams of basic positions and scoring methods. (JA)
Descriptors: Athletic Equipment, Athletics, High Schools, Physical Activities, Physical Education, Secondary School Curriculum, Specifications, Standards
Publications-Sales Section, National Education Association, 1201 Sixteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. (Stock No. 245-25116 $4.00)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.