ERIC Number: ED023530
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1960
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Physical Education in Small Schools, with Suggestions Relating to Health and Recreation.
Schneider, Elsa, Ed.
A joint committee from the American Association for Health, Physical Education and Recreation and the Department of Rural Education, NEA, developed this handbook for physical education for rural youth. General needs of children in relation to physical fitness and social development are discussed. The major portion of the document consists of games and activities which may be used for primary, middle, and upper grades. Suggestions offered have direct implications for expanded programs of health and recreation. A bibliography of general publications and those with special emphasis on games and rhythm programs is included. (JH)
Descriptors: Community Resources, Facilities, Games, Group Activities, Handicapped Students, Health, Human Posture, Physical Education, Physical Examinations, Physical Fitness, Recreation, Rural Youth, Small Schools, Social Development, Teaching Methods
Publications Services, National Education Assn., 1201 Sixteenth St., N.W., Washington, D.C. 20036 ($2.00).
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Authoring Institution: American Association for Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, Washington, DC.; National Education Association, Washington, DC. Dept. of Rural Education.