ERIC Number: ED248214
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1984-Jun
Reference Count: 0
Instructional Improvement Materials for Physical Education.
Michigan State Board of Education, Lansing.
This document is designed to assist physical education teachers in addressing deficiencies found in Michigan students when they were tested on physical education performance objectives. The objectives included are: (1) locomotion--run, hop, skip; (2) body projection--horizontal and vertical jump; (3) rhythm--move to an even beat; (4) object projection--overhand throw, forehand strike; (5) object reception--catch, bounce; (6) body awareness--directions in space; (7) body control--dynamic balance; (8) posture--lifting/lowering; (9) flexibility--hip/trunk; (10) strength--abdominal, arm-shoulder; and (11) endurance--cardiorespiratory. Support materials for each performance objective are divided into four sections: (1) test item and performance standard; (2) procedures that should be followed in planning and implementing physical education instruction for any student; (3) organizational strategies to assist in maximizing student interest; and (4) suggested activities for each objective, presented in the form of an activity chart indicating the appropriate grade level for each activity. (JD)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: Michigan State Board of Education, Lansing.