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ERIC Number: ED051211
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1969-Mar
Pages: 105
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Physical Education for the Elementary Schools. Kindergarten Through Grade Six.
Wilmington Public Schools, DE.
GRADES OR AGES: K-6. SUBJECT MATTER: Physical education. ORGANIZATION AND PHYSICAL APPEARANCE: The guide is divided into 14 chapters. The major portion of the guide, which outlines the curriculum, is divided into five sections, one each for kindergarten, and grades 1-2, 3, 4, and 5-6. The guide is mimeographed and spiral-bound with a paper cover. OBJECTIVES AND ACTIVITIES: Specific objectives and skills to be developed are listed at the beginning of each section. Numerous activities are suggested in each section, with detailed descriptions and "hints to the teacher" provided. Games are the primary activity in grades 1-3; tumbling is added in grades 4-6, and dancing in grades 5-6. INSTRUCTIONAL MATERIALS: Materials needed for an activity are listed in the activity description. A list of record sources and a short bibliography of teacher references are also included. STUDENT ASSESSMENT: No mention is made of evaluating skills. The guide includes directions for using the Wetzel Grid for Evaluating Physical Fitness, which compares individual physical development--height and weight--to standard norms. (RT)
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Authoring Institution: Wilmington Public Schools, DE.