ERIC Number: ED231783
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1983
Reference Count: 0
Physical Education and Sport for the Secondary School Student.
Dougherty, Neil J., IV, Ed.
This book provides an overview of sports and information on skills and technique acquisition, safety, scoring, rules and etiquette, strategy, equipment, and related terminology. The emphasis is on individual and dual sports for which facilities are widely available and body contact is limited or unnecessary. Chapters are included on: (1) Health Fitness (Russell R. Pate); (2) Motor Skill Development and Evaluation (Jerry R. Thomas and Jack K. Nelson); (3) Archery (Ruth E. Rowe and Julia Heagey Bowers); (4) Badminton (Arne L. Olson); (5) Basketball (Gene Doane); (6) Bowling (Norman E. Showers); (7) Dance in Education (Dennis Fallon); (8) Field Hockey (Barbara J. Belt and Barbara J. Reimann); (9) Coed Flag Football (Maryann Domitrovitz); (10) Golf (DeDe Owens); (11) Tumbling (Diane Bonanno and Kathleen Feigley); (12) Jogging (Russell R. Pate); (13) Orienteering (Arthur Hugglestone and Joe Howard); (14) Self-defense (Kenneth G. Tillman); (15) Racquetball/Handball (John P. Smyth); (16) Soccer (John F. Fellenbaum, Jr.); (17) Softball (Becky L. Sisley); (18) Swimming (Anne Ross Fairbanks); (19) Team Handball (Mike Cavanaugh); (20) Tennis (Jim Brown); (21) Track and Field (LeRoy T. Walker and Suzi D'Annolfo); (22) Volleyball (Barbara L. Viera); (23) Weight-training (Bob Ward); (24) Wrestling (Irwin Hess); and (25) A Career in Physical Education and Sport (Robert D. and Joyce A. Clayton). (JD)
Descriptors: Athletics, Dance Education, Exercise, Leisure Time, Lifetime Sports, Motor Development, Outdoor Activities, Physical Education, Physical Fitness, Recreational Activities, Recreational Facilities, Secondary Education
American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, P. O. Box 704, Waldorf, MD 20601 ($11.95).
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Reston, VA. National Association for Sport and Physical Education.