ERIC Number: ED095106
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1971
Reference Count: N/A
Speed-A-Way, Physical Education: 5551.14.
This course outline is a guide (grades 7-12) for teaching speed-a-way, a game combining soccer, basketball, speedball, and field hockey skills. The course format includes discussions, demonstrations, skills practice, films, and tests that focus on mastery of skills, understanding of rules and officiating, testing skill performance and rules knowledge, strategies and game play, and development of safety and social awareness. Course content includes the following: (a) history, (b) terminology, (c) description of game, (d) equipment and area, (e) safety procedures, (f) rules and regulations, (g) techniques and fundamentals, (h) game strategy and tactics, (i) playing courtesies, and (j) social and ethical values. Learning activities include warm-up exercises, lead-up games, drills and skills practice techniques. Structured activity, teaching aids, and resources for student and teacher are recommended. Procedures for giving a skills test are outlined. (A 10-item bibliography is included.) (PD)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Dade County Public Schools, Miami, FL.